Court talks 5% salary increase for officials Posted in: News The Van Zandt County Commissioners Court discussed and considered setting salaries for VZC elected officials during a meeting held on Aug. 18. The rise in salaries would become effective Oct. 1, 2021. The county judge’s salary would increase by $2,728, with the salary at $57,278; county clerk, increase of $2,449, salaried ...PLEASE LOG IN FOR PREMIUM CONTENT. Our website requires visitors to log in to view the best local news. Not yet a subscriber? Subscribe today!