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Salary Increases At Department Of Water & Power

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While the City of Los Angeles worried about budget deficits and its residents saw median incomes dip, employees at the Department of Water and Power enjoyed salary increases of over 15% over five years.

Those are the numbers the Los Angeles Times crunched and compared to the salaries of other city employees.

DWP average salaries up 15%

Other city employees saw raises of 9%

But among LA residents, the median income dropped almost 6% from 2008 to 2012.

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