Some officials in the capital city hall earn better than ministers or even the head of government. For example, the city treasurer received almost PLN 380,000 for his work, i.e. about 140,000 more than the prime minister – according to the property declarations for 2021, published by the city office.
Officials in the capital city hall earn better than ministers and even the head of government. For example, the city treasurer received almost PLN 380,000 for his work, i.e. about 140,000 more than the prime minister, according to the property declarations for the previous year published by the city office.
Last year, Mirosław Wojciech Czekaj, the city treasurer, received PLN 378 thousand for managing the city’s cash register. At the same time, Prime Minister Mateusz Morawiecki earned PLN 236,000 in the Chancellery of the Prime Minister for managing the state.
Czekaj added 46,000 zlotys to his salary as a member of the supervisory board of the municipal company Metro Warszawskie. The treasurer didn’t save much. According to the declaration, he has only PLN 14,000 on his account.
He and his wife own a house with an area of 142 sq m with a declared value of PLN 650 thousand. It also has a building plot with an area of 3.3 thousand sq m, worth 250 thousand.
The director got more than the head of the prime minister’s office
Acting as the director of the magistrate, Elżbieta Maria Markowska, due to employment in the office, achieved revenues of PLN 425 thousand (including a jubilee award of PLN 100 thousand). The head of the Prime Minister’s office, Michał Dworczyk, earned 192,000 zlotys in the Chancellery of the Prime Minister.
Markowska showed in the asset declaration that she had accumulated almost PLN 2 million and PLN 155 thousand in the third pillar. He also has a house with an area of 300 sq m with a plot worth PLN 3.5 million, business premises 121 sq m with a value of PLN 1.4 million and a plot of land 750 sq m worth PLN 100 thousand.
The director of the green Warsaw coordinator, Magdalena Młochowska, showed in the statement the annual income from the work performed in the office in the amount of PLN 232 thousand. She revealed that she owns a house with an area of 200 sq m worth PLN 600 thousand (joint ownership of 25%) and a 104 sq m apartment worth PLN 1.2 million and a plot of 1100 sq m for PLN 100 thousand.
The director, coordinator for entrepreneurship and dialogue in the capital city office, Karolina Zdrodowska, earned 205,000 zlotys last year, i.e. only 5,000 zlotys less than the minister of family, labor and social policy, Marlena Maląg (the head of the ministry wrote in the asset declaration that according to PIT-37 its income amounted to almost PLN 211 thousand). The director amassed 180,000 zlotys of savings.
The secretary earned money in three municipal companies
Włodzimierz Karpiński, city secretary, is also one of the best-paid officials. For his work in the city office, he received 196,000 zlotys in 2021.
Karpiński shared his duties as a secretary of the city by his involvement in the activities of the companies. He was a member of the Supervisory Board of the municipal company Metro Warszawskie, the heating company Veolia and a member of the Management Board of MPO sp. Z oo. (until May last year). He earned 54, 28 and 278 thousand zlotys, respectively.
Main photo source: Warsaw City Hall