Government Compensation
in California

California Cities 
479 cities reported
301,713 city employees
629 average number of employees per city
66,182 average number of residents per city
105 average number of residents per city employee
$61,565 average wages for all city employees
$18,028 average retirement & health cost for all city employees
$18,574,845,161 total wages paid by all cities
$5,439,256,674 total retirement & health cost paid by all cities
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