Scotts Valley posts its salaries on its website: https://www.scottsvalley.org/339/Salary-Schedules. Generally, Scotts Valley employees are the lowest paid in the County, and much lower than over the hill.
Council Members in Scotts Valley receive a stipend of $489 per month, which is established by State law.
The Scotts Valley City Manager is paid $198,924. In the County, other cities managers are paid: Santa Cruz ($233,628), Watsonville ($214,200), Capitola ($202,161). In Mountain View, the City Manager is paid $310,076.