Government Compensation
in California

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California Cities 
460 cities reported
288,385 city employees
626 average number of employees per city
66,418 average number of residents per city
106 average number of residents per city employee
$61,751 average wages for all city employees
$17,971 average retirement & health cost for all city employees
$17,808,017,134 total wages paid by all cities
$5,182,567,897 total retirement & health cost paid by all cities
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