VO-HANCOCK-Judicial Salaries

Judges salaries considered Wednesday. Rich Hancock has details…

An independent panel of legal experts is considering the salaries of New Mexico’s judges in hopes of making recommendations for an increase in the 2019 fiscal year.The six-member Judicial Compensation Commission met Wednesday. The salaries of New Mexico judges have remained unchanged since 2014. A survey by the National Center for State Courts shows the annual salary for a district judge in New Mexico ranks lowest in the nation. I’m Rich Hancock Reporting.