Government Compensation
in California

Orange County   Employers in this County
3,113,991 resident population
18,317 county employees
170 residents per county employee
$369 amount spent on employee
total wages per resident
$175 amount spent on employee
total ret. & health cost per res.
$62,661 average wages
for this county's employees
$29,776 avg. retirement & health cost
for this county's employees
$1,147,758,726 total wages
paid by this county
$545,402,605 total retirement & health cost
paid by this county
The total retirement and health cost sometimes includes payments made by this employer toward the net pension liability of its retirement plan. To view financial and statistical information for public employee retirement systems, please visit the State Controller's Government Financial Reports website.

Starting with 2013 information, superior court employees are reported under Superior Courts instead of county governments.
Chart for Data at a Glance 9439835 9440834 9440033 9440833 9440832 9443542 9440032 9440831 9440830 9448437
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Chart for Historical Data $62,661 $61,893 $64,115 $53,259 $54,265 $62,661 $61,893 $64,115 $53,259 $54,265
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