§ 211.2. Judicial salaries effective January 1, 2018.

 The annual judicial salaries for calendar year beginning January 1, 2018 will be adjusted by a cost-of-living factor.

 (a)  Supreme Court.

   (1)  The annual salary of a justice of the Supreme Court shall be $207,703.

   (2)  The annual salary of the Chief Justice of the Supreme Court shall be $213,748.

 (b)  Superior Court.

   (1)  The annual salary of a judge of the Superior Court shall be $195,978.

   (2)  The annual salary of the President Judge of the Superior Court shall be $202,020.

 (c)  Commonwealth Court.

   (1)  The annual salary of a judge of the Commonwealth Court shall be $195,978.

   (2)  The annual salary of the President Judge of the Commonwealth Court shall be $202,020.

 (d)  Courts of common pleas.

   (1)  The annual salary of a judge of the court of common pleas shall be $180,299.

   (2)  The annual salary of the President Judges of the Court of Common Pleas shall be in accordance with the following schedule:

     (i)   Allegheny County, $183,321.

     (ii)   Philadelphia County, $183,926.

     (iii)   Judicial districts having six or more judges, $181,871.

     (iv)   Judicial districts having five or fewer judges, $181,086.

     (v)   Administrative judges of the divisions of the Court of Common Pleas of Philadelphia County with six or more judges, $181,871.

     (vi)   Administrative judges of the divisions of the Court of Common Pleas of Philadelphia County with five or fewer judges, $181,086.

     (vii)   Administrative judges of the divisions of the Court of Common Pleas of Allegheny County with six or more judges, $181,871.

     (viii)   Administrative judges of the divisions of the Court of Common Pleas of Allegheny County with five or fewer judges, $181,086.

 (e)  Philadelphia Municipal Court.

   (1)  The annual salary of a judge of the Philadelphia Municipal Court shall be $176,127.

   (2)  The annual salary of the President Judge of the Philadelphia Municipal Court shall be $178,848.

 (g)  Magisterial district judge. The annual salary of a magisterial district judge shall be $90,154.

 (h)  Senior judges. The compensation of the senior judges pursuant to 42 Pa.C.S. §  4121 (relating to assignment of judges) shall be $558 per day. In any calendar year the amount of compensation which a senior judge shall be permitted to earn as a senior judge shall not when added to retirement income paid by the Commonwealth for such senior judge exceed the compensation payable by the Commonwealth to a judge then in regular active service on the court from which said senior judge retired. A senior judge who so elects may serve without being paid all or any portion of the compensation provided by this section.

Source

   The provisions of this §  211.2 adopted November 20, 1996, effective January 1, 1997, 26 Pa.B. 5881; amended November 5, 1997, effective January 1, 1998, 27 Pa.B. 6074; amended November 19, 1998, 28 Pa.B. 5866; amended December 13, 1999, effective January 1, 2000, 29 Pa.B. 6453; amended November 29, 2000, effective January 1, 2001, 30 Pa.B. 6420; amended November 29, 2001, effective January 1, 2002, 31 Pa.B. 6783; amended November 27, 2002, effective January 1, 2003, 32 Pa.B. 6075; amended December 4, 2003, effective January 1, 2004, 33 Pa.B. 6208; amended December 8, 2004, effective January 1, 2005, 34 Pa.B. 6645; amended December 5, 2005, effective January 1, 2006, 35 Pa.B. 6746; amended December 29, 2006, effective January 1, 2007, 36 Pa.B. 7955; amended December 21, 2007, effective January 1, 2008, 37 Pa.B. 6742; amended December 26, 2009, effective January 1, 2010, 39 Pa.B. 7184; amended December 25, 2010, effective January 1, 2011, 40 Pa.B. 7334; text regarding Consumer Price Index restated at 204 Pa. Code §  211.1a, April 9, 2011, 41 Pa.B. 1894; amended December 24, 2011, effective January 1, 2012, 41 Pa.B. 6875; amended December 7, 2012, effective January 1, 2013, 42 Pa.B. 7404; amended December 14, 2013, effective January 1, 2014, 43 Pa.B. 7224; amended December 6, 2014, effective January 1, 2015, 44 Pa.B. 7514; amended December 5, 2015, effective January 1, 2016, 45 Pa.B. 6880; amended December 10, 2016, effective January 1, 2017, 46 Pa.B. 7620; amended December 15, 2017, effective January 1, 2018, 47 Pa.B. 7557. Immediately preceding text appears at serial pages (385453) to (385455).



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