Government Compensation
in California

San Diego County   Employers in this County
3,288,612 resident population
19,852 county employees
166 residents per county employee
$356 amount spent on employee
total wages per resident
$158 amount spent on employee
total ret. & health cost per res.
$58,972 average wages
for this county's employees
$26,234 avg. retirement & health cost
for this county's employees
$1,170,720,527 total wages
paid by this county
$520,803,421 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 13172079 13163586 13162504 13166133 13164002 13162349 13170566 13170564 13162354 13176044
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Chart for Historical Data $58,972 $55,806 $54,995 $53,976 $58,523 $51,221 $51,904 $58,972 $55,806 $54,995 $53,976 $58,523 $51,221 $51,904
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