Government Compensation
in California

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Santa Barbara County   Employers in this County
446,717 resident population
5,314 county employees
84 residents per county employee
$713 amount spent on employee
total wages per resident
$375 amount spent on employee
total ret. & health cost per res.
$59,908 average wages
for this county's employees
$31,499 avg. retirement & health cost
for this county's employees
$318,353,623 total wages
paid by this county
$167,384,752 total retirement & health cost
paid by this county
The total retirement and health cost sometimes includes payments made by this employer toward the unfunded liability of the employer sponsored 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 12981938 12981270 12984402 12983353 12983397 12981734 12983308 12984395 12983384 12983338
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Chart for Historical Data $59,908 $61,591 $59,263 $59,665 $59,865 $45,123 $54,988 $59,908 $61,591 $59,263 $59,665 $59,865 $45,123 $54,988
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