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Employee information from the county, cities, special districts, superior courts, K-12 education providers, community colleges, California State University, and the University of California will appear in this report once their payroll figures are published for the selected calendar year.

Report: Employers in County

Employer Employer Type Employees Total Wages Total Retirement & Health Contribution
San Mateo County County 10,104 $551,378,790 $237,503,336
Atherton City 53 $4,924,640 $1,158,509
Belmont City 195 $13,695,260 $4,495,623
Brisbane City 179 $8,536,766 $2,545,642
Burlingame City 232 $20,524,266 $9,739,299
Colma City 75 $4,268,377 $1,478,206
Daly City City 792 $49,270,165 $18,876,721
East Palo Alto City 124 $9,493,657 $2,051,175
Foster City City 311 $21,671,810 $8,850,656
Half Moon Bay City 42 $2,702,722 $380,285
Hillsborough City 109 $9,284,370 $3,853,120
Menlo Park City 527 $27,371,432 $8,660,328
Millbrae City 150 $6,592,658 $1,710,947
Pacifica City 343 $17,396,209 $4,629,790
Portola Valley City 23 $1,330,595 $343,189
Redwood City City 974 $70,762,566 $26,732,553
San Bruno City 438 $27,886,253 $10,211,483
San Carlos City 145 $7,925,821 $1,554,381
San Mateo City 1,075 $64,234,336 $24,673,088
South San Francisco City 1,041 $50,319,113 $21,663,630
Woodside City 31 $1,966,628 $376,193
Highlands Recreation Community Services District Special District 120 $1,329,117 $117,473
Ladera Recreation District Special District 63 $274,452 $0
Coastside Fire Protection District Special District 6 $11,560 $0
Colma Fire Protection District Special District 65 $706,601 $165,132
Menlo Park Fire Protection District Special District 133 $22,576,965 $3,485,023
Woodside Fire Protection District Special District 63 $8,227,639 $2,321,181
Bay Area Water Supply and Conservation Agency Special District 37 $1,033,403 $293,215
San Mateo County Harbor District Special District 47 $2,268,895 $681,754
Peninsula Health Care District Special District 9 $381,521 $74,048
Sequoia Healthcare District Special District 10 $466,154 $106,118
San Mateo County Mosquito and Vector Control District Special District 54 $1,956,127 $869,490
Broadmoor Police Protection District Special District 24 $1,266,175 $0
Bayshore Sanitary District (San Mateo) Special District 5 $12,350 $0
East Palo Alto Sanitary District (San Mateo) Special District 15 $893,154 $0
Montara Sanitary District (San Mateo) Special District 17 $765,087 $213,080
West Bay Sanitary District (San Mateo) Special District 40 $3,221,064 $1,087,548
San Mateo County Resource Conservation District Special District 19 $638,361 $45,745
Mid Peninsula Water District Special District 23 $1,624,565 $699,898
Coastside County Water District Special District 30 $2,033,472 $603,702
North Coast County Water District Special District 28 $1,811,326 $888,621
Westborough County Water District Special District 14 $680,235 $155,073
Net Six Joint Powers Authority Special District 5 $0 $0
Pacific Library Partnership Special District 22 $0 $0
Peninsula Library System District Special District 36 $1,637,289 $508,201
San Francisquito Creek Joint Powers Authority Special District 14 $467,254 $128,095
The Cities Group Special District 5 $0 $0
San Mateo County Joint Powers Financing Authority Special District 5 $0 $0
San Mateo County Schools Insurance Group Special District 16 $521,230 $159,208
Sewer Authority Mid-Coastside Special District 23 $1,430,428 $590,929
Silicon Valley Clean Water Special District 93 $10,996,096 $2,730,461
Housing Endowment and Regional Trust of San Mateo County Special District 24 $96,174 $4,800
San Mateo County Transit District Special District 781 $59,249,750 $17,446,016
Peninsula Corridor Joint Powers Board Special District 9 $0 $0
Peninsula Traffic Congestion Relief Alliance Special District 27 $629,712 $134,502
San Mateo County Transportation Authority Special District 7 $0 $0
San Mateo County Community College District Community College District 3,122 $113,392,597 $22,531,697
Central County Fire Department Special District 97 $12,841,788 $5,387,186
San Mateo County Library Joint Powers Authority Special District 12 $0 $0
San Mateo County Pre-Hospital Emergency Medical Services Group Special District 19 $234,895 $65,428
City/County Association of Governments of San Mateo County Special District 23 $283,973 $57,950
San Mateo County Office of Education K-12 Education
Bayshore Elementary K-12 Education
Belmont-Redwood Shores Elementary K-12 Education
Brisbane Elementary K-12 Education
Burlingame Elementary K-12 Education
Cabrillo Unified K-12 Education
Hillsborough City Elementary K-12 Education
Jefferson Elementary (San Mateo) K-12 Education
Jefferson Union High K-12 Education
Pacifica K-12 Education
La Honda-Pescadero Unified K-12 Education
Las Lomitas Elementary K-12 Education
Menlo Park City Elementary K-12 Education
Millbrae Elementary K-12 Education
Portola Valley Elementary K-12 Education
Ravenswood City Elementary K-12 Education 692 $27,969,227 $6,475,493
Redwood City Elementary K-12 Education
San Bruno Park Elementary K-12 Education
San Carlos Elementary K-12 Education
San Mateo-Foster City K-12 Education
San Mateo Union High K-12 Education
Sequoia Union High K-12 Education
South San Francisco Unified K-12 Education
Woodside Elementary K-12 Education
Aspire East Palo Alto Charter K-12 Education
Summit Preparatory Charter High K-12 Education
California Virtual Academy San Mateo K-12 Education
Everest Public High K-12 Education
San Carlos Charter Learning Center K-12 Education
Summit Public School: Shasta K-12 Education
San Mateo County First 5 First 5 17 $688,944 $311,597
San Mateo County Superior Court Superior Court 336 $25,215,806 $9,961,282
Connect Community Charter K-12 Education
San Mateo-Foster City School Facilities Financing Authority Special District 5 $0 $0
San Bruno Park School Facilities Financing Authority Special District 5 $0 $0
South Bayside Waste Management Authority (SBWMA) Special District 22 $649,914 $129,083
Hillsborough Recreation Commission Special District 39 $743,287 $65,524
California Maritime Infrastructure Authority Special District 6 $0 $0
San Mateo County Operational Area Emergency Services Organization Authority Special District 21 $0 $0
Design Tech High K-12 Education
KIPP Excelencia Community Preparatory K-12 Education
Rocketship Redwood City K-12 Education
Jefferson Elementary School Facilities Financing Authority Special District 5 $0 $0
Granada Community Services District Special District 8 $140,414 $18,861