Arlington’s 15 Highest-Paid County Employees
These were the county’s top earners in 2018.
11. Michelle Cowan, Deputy County Manager
Base Pay: $222,477
Overtime Pay: $0
Total Pay: $222,477
Cowan served as Arlington’s Director of Management and Finance prior to being promoted in July 2015. She is the highest paid of the county’s four deputy county managers. She oversees the departments of Human Services, Parks & Recreation, and Management & Finance, among others.