The Madison County Board voted to freeze the pay of board members through 2020, but countywide office holders will see more money after the next election following a one year pay freeze. The offices of county circuit clerk, coroner, auditor and recorder will pay $109,990. The county board chairman will make $101,168 until November 30, 2017.
After that date, the salaries will increase by 2-percent until 2020. Seven board members opposed the pay hike. Also this week, board members voted to freeze the pay for members through 2020. A Madison County Board member earns $14,495 per year.