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Departments Reported
149
247,177
California Population 39,523,613
$16,709,499,710
Last Updated: 7/25/2017

Report: Highest Paid Employees

Total Wages: Total wages reported by the employer from Box 5 of the W-2. Amounts listed may include regular pay, overtime, cash payments for vacation and sick leave, and bonus payments. Position listings on this site do not distinguish between full-time and part-time employees.
  Position State Department Subdivision Total Wages
1. Chief Investment Officer, Public Employees' Retirement System Public Employees Retirement System, California $762,761
2. Receiver's Medical Executive (Safety) California Correctional Health Care Services Headquarters $710,864
3. President and CEO, State Compensation Insurance Fund Compensation Insurance Fund, State $710,815
4. Special Agent Supervisor, Department of Justice Justice, Department of (Attorney General) $694,730
5. Chief Dentist, Range S Hospitals, Department of State Coalinga Secure Treatment Fac $684,660
6. Dentist, Correctional Facility, Range U Corrections & Rehabilitation, Department of Rehabilitation Center $653,065
7. Chief Investment Officer, California State Teachers' Retirement System Teachers' Retirement System, California $643,961
8. Chief Executive Officer/State Teachers' Retirement Teachers' Retirement System, California $632,949
9. Managing Investment Director, Public Employees' Retirement System Public Employees Retirement System, California $617,980
10. Managing Investment Director, Public Employees' Retirement System Public Employees Retirement System, California $583,485
11. Managing Investment Director, Public Employees' Retirement System Public Employees Retirement System, California $573,877
12. President Regenerative Medicine, California Institute for $567,799
13. Managing Investment Director, Public Employees' Retirement System Public Employees Retirement System, California $556,591
14. Supervising Dentist, Correctional Facility, Range Q Corrections & Rehabilitation, Department of Kern Valley State Prison $544,323
15. Deputy Chief Investment Officer, California State Teachers' Retirement System Teachers' Retirement System, California $543,800
16. Staff Psychiatrist, Correctional and Rehabilitative Services(Safety), Range Q Corrections & Rehabilitation, Department of Parole & Community Svs Div $528,908
17. Chief Operating Investment Officer, California Public Emplo Yees Retirement System Public Employees Retirement System, California $528,273
18. Staff Psychiatrist (Safety), Range V Hospitals, Department of State Coalinga Secure Treatment Fac $520,865
19. Managing Investment Director, Public Employees' Retirement System Public Employees Retirement System, California $498,335
20. Staff Psychiatrist (Safety), Range V Hospitals, Department of State Coalinga Secure Treatment Fac $494,202
21. Staff Psychiatrist (Safety), Range V Hospitals, Department of State Coalinga Secure Treatment Fac $481,482
22. Physician and Surgeon, Correctional Facility (Internal Medicine/Family Practice), Range R Corrections & Rehabilitation, Department of CA State Prison - Corcoran $477,693
23. Chief Information Officer, State Compensation Insurance Fund Compensation Insurance Fund, State $473,620
24. Investment Director, Public Employees' Retirement System Public Employees Retirement System, California $471,330
25. Staff Psychiatrist, Correctional and Rehabilitative Services(Safety), Range Q
Other Positions Held: Staff Psychiatrist, Correctional and Rehabilitative Services(Safety), Range Q
Hospitals, Department of State Salinas Valley Psychiatric Pr $470,009
26. Investment Director, Public Employees' Retirement System Public Employees Retirement System, California $468,196
27. Staff Psychiatrist, Correctional and Rehabilitative Services(Safety), Range Q Hospitals, Department of State Salinas Valley Psychiatric Pr $464,077
28. Staff Psychiatrist, Correctional and Rehabilitative Services(Safety), Range Q
Other Positions Held: Staff Psychiatrist, Correctional and Rehabilitative Services(Safety), Range Q, Staff Psychiatrist, Correctional and Rehabilitative Services(Safety), Range Q
Hospitals, Department of State Dept of St Hospitals-Stockton $461,630
29. Staff Psychiatrist, Correctional and Rehabilitative Services(Safety), Range Q
Other Positions Held: Staff Psychiatrist, Correctional and Rehabilitative Services(Safety), Range Q, Staff Psychiatrist, Correctional and Rehabilitative Services(Safety), Range Q
Hospitals, Department of State Dept of St Hospitals-Stockton $459,507
30. Staff Psychiatrist, Correctional and Rehabilitative Services(Safety), Range P
Other Positions Held: Staff Psychiatrist, Correctional and Rehabilitative Services(Safety), Range P, Staff Psychiatrist, Correctional and Rehabilitative Services(Safety), Range P
Hospitals, Department of State Dept of St Hospitals-Stockton $459,202
31. Investment Director, Public Employees' Retirement System Public Employees Retirement System, California $458,062
32. General Counsel, Public Employees Retirement System Public Employees Retirement System, California $458,026
33. Chief Physician and Surgeon, Correctional Facility, Range R Corrections & Rehabilitation, Department of Northern CA Youth Center $454,793
34. Investment Director, Public Employees' Retirement System Public Employees Retirement System, California $454,375
35. Physician and Surgeon (Safety), Range Y
Other Positions Held: Physician and Surgeon (Safety), Range Y
Hospitals, Department of State Salinas Valley Psychiatric Pr $454,269
36. Chief Operating Officer, State Compensation Insurance Fund Compensation Insurance Fund, State $452,529
37. Staff Psychiatrist, Correctional and Rehabilitative Services(Safety), Range Q
Other Positions Held: Staff Psychiatrist, Correctional and Rehabilitative Services(Safety), Range Q
Hospitals, Department of State Vacaville Psychiatric Facilit $450,422
38. Staff Psychiatrist (Safety), Range V
Other Positions Held: Staff Psychiatrist (Safety), Range V
Hospitals, Department of State Atascadero State Hospital $448,226
39. Investment Director, California State Teachers' Retirement System Teachers' Retirement System, California $447,868
40. Staff Psychiatrist, Correctional and Rehabilitative Services(Safety), Range P Corrections & Rehabilitation, Department of CA State Prison - Wasco $446,082
41. Staff Psychiatrist (Safety), Range V Hospitals, Department of State Atascadero State Hospital $444,707
42. Staff Psychiatrist, Correctional and Rehabilitative Services(Safety), Range Q
Other Positions Held: Staff Psychiatrist, Correctional and Rehabilitative Services(Safety), Range Q, Staff Psychiatrist, Correctional and Rehabilitative Services(Safety), Range Q
Hospitals, Department of State Dept of St Hospitals-Stockton $444,695
43. Staff Psychiatrist, Correctional and Rehabilitative Services(Safety), Range Q
Other Positions Held: Staff Psychiatrist, Correctional and Rehabilitative Services(Safety), Range Q
Hospitals, Department of State Salinas Valley Psychiatric Pr $444,392
44. Investment Director, Public Employees' Retirement System Public Employees Retirement System, California $442,263
45. Staff Psychiatrist, Correctional and Rehabilitative Services(Safety), Range Q
Other Positions Held: Staff Psychiatrist, Correctional and Rehabilitative Services(Safety), Range Q
Hospitals, Department of State Vacaville Psychiatric Facilit $441,682
46. Staff Psychiatrist (Safety), Range U Hospitals, Department of State Coalinga Secure Treatment Fac $438,967
47. Staff Psychiatrist (Safety), Range V Hospitals, Department of State Atascadero State Hospital $437,102
48. Investment Director, California State Teachers' Retirement System Teachers' Retirement System, California $436,241
49. Executive Officer/Public Employees' Retirement System Public Employees Retirement System, California $435,240
50. Chief Financial Officer, State Compensation Insurance Fund Compensation Insurance Fund, State $433,088
51. Investment Director, California State Teachers' Retirement System Teachers' Retirement System, California $432,809
52. Investment Director, Public Employees' Retirement System Public Employees Retirement System, California $429,272
53. Senior Psychiatrist (Supervisor), Correctional and Rehabilitative Services (Safety), Range Q Corrections & Rehabilitation, Department of North Kern State Prison $427,645
54. Investment Director, Public Employees' Retirement System Public Employees Retirement System, California $427,490
55. Physician and Surgeon, Correctional Facility (Internal Medicine/Family Practice), Range R Corrections & Rehabilitation, Department of CA State Prison - Solano $421,225
56. Staff Psychiatrist (Safety), Range V
Other Positions Held: Staff Psychiatrist (Safety), Range V
Hospitals, Department of State Atascadero State Hospital $418,633
57. Physician and Surgeon, Correctional Facility (Internal Medicine/Family Practice), Range R Corrections & Rehabilitation, Department of Pelican Bay State Prison $417,799
58. Chief Psychiatrist, Correctional and Rehabilitative Services(Safety), Range P Corrections & Rehabilitation, Department of CA State Prison - Sacramento $413,765
59. Chief Psychiatrist, Correctional and Rehabilitative Services(Safety), Range V
Other Positions Held: Staff Psychiatrist (Safety), Range V
Hospitals, Department of State Atascadero State Hospital $412,775
60. Staff Psychiatrist, Correctional and Rehabilitative Services(Safety), Range Q Hospitals, Department of State Salinas Valley Psychiatric Pr $412,556
61. General Counsel, State Compensation Insurance Fund Compensation Insurance Fund, State $412,304
62. Investment Director, Public Employees' Retirement System Public Employees Retirement System, California $412,297
63. Receiver's Medical Executive (Safety) California Correctional Health Care Services Headquarters $412,082
64. Senior Psychiatrist (Specialist), Range V Hospitals, Department of State Atascadero State Hospital $411,773
65. Investment Director, Public Employees' Retirement System Public Employees Retirement System, California $411,765
66. Chief Physician and Surgeon, Correctional Facility, Range P Corrections & Rehabilitation, Department of R J Donovan Corr Facility $410,932
67. Physician and Surgeon (Safety), Range Y
Other Positions Held: Physician and Surgeon (Safety), Range Y
Hospitals, Department of State Salinas Valley Psychiatric Pr $409,191
68. Chief Physician and Surgeon, Range Y Hospitals, Department of State Coalinga Secure Treatment Fac $408,151
69. Physician and Surgeon (Safety), Range Y Hospitals, Department of State Salinas Valley Psychiatric Pr $406,408
70. Chief Risk Officer, State Compensation Insurance Fund Compensation Insurance Fund, State $403,143
71. Staff Psychiatrist (Safety), Range V Hospitals, Department of State Patton State Hospital $402,554
72. Physician and Surgeon, Departments of Mental Health and Developmental Services, Range Y Developmental Services, Department of Fairview State Hospital $401,346
73. Physician and Surgeon, Correctional Facility, Range Q Corrections & Rehabilitation, Department of CA Correctional Center $400,115
74. Physician and Surgeon, Correctional Facility (Internal Medicine/Family Practice), Range P Corrections & Rehabilitation, Department of Ironwood State Prison $399,672
75. Chief Claims Operations Officer, State Compensation Insurance Fund Compensation Insurance Fund, State $399,350
76. Receiver's Medical Executive (Safety) California Correctional Health Care Services Headquarters $398,525
77. Physician and Surgeon, Departments of Mental Health and Developmental Services, Range Y Developmental Services, Department of Fairview State Hospital $397,883
78. Staff Psychiatrist, Correctional and Rehabilitative Services(Safety), Range Q Corrections & Rehabilitation, Department of San Quentin State Prison $397,777
79. Chairman of the Icoc Board Regenerative Medicine, California Institute for $395,565
80. Staff Psychiatrist, Correctional and Rehabilitative Services(Safety), Range P
Other Positions Held: Staff Psychiatrist, Correctional and Rehabilitative Services(Safety), Range P, Staff Psychiatrist, Correctional and Rehabilitative Services(Safety), Range P
Hospitals, Department of State Dept of St Hospitals-Stockton $394,898
81. Staff Psychiatrist, Correctional and Rehabilitative Services(Safety), Range P
Other Positions Held: Staff Psychiatrist, Correctional and Rehabilitative Services(Safety), Range P, Staff Psychiatrist, Correctional and Rehabilitative Services(Safety), Range P
Hospitals, Department of State Dept of St Hospitals-Stockton $393,873
82. Chief Physician and Surgeon, Correctional Facility, Range R Corrections & Rehabilitation, Department of Avenal State Prison $393,746
83. Investment Director, Public Employees' Retirement System Public Employees Retirement System, California $390,081
84. Chief Medical Officer, State Compensation Insurance Fund Compensation Insurance Fund, State $389,575
85. Staff Psychiatrist, Correctional and Rehabilitative Services(Safety), Range Q
Other Positions Held: Staff Psychiatrist, Correctional and Rehabilitative Services(Safety), Range Q
Corrections & Rehabilitation, Department of Folsom State Prison $389,103
86. Staff Psychiatrist, Correctional and Rehabilitative Services(Safety), Range Q Corrections & Rehabilitation, Department of Csp - Los Angeles County $388,815
87. Executive Director, High Speed Rail Authority High-Speed Rail Authority $387,996
88. Investment Director, California State Teachers' Retirement System Teachers' Retirement System, California $387,965
89. Statewide Dental Director, C.E.A., Inmate Dental Services Program, Division of Correctional Health Care Services, Range P Corrections & Rehabilitation, Department of CDCR/Administration $386,590
90. Staff Psychiatrist, Correctional and Rehabilitative Services(Safety), Range P
Other Positions Held: Staff Psychiatrist, Correctional and Rehabilitative Services(Safety), Range P
Corrections & Rehabilitation, Department of North Kern State Prison $385,911
91. Assistant Chief, California Highway Patrol Highway Patrol, California $384,498
92. Staff Psychiatrist (Safety), Range V Developmental Services, Department of Porterville State Hospital $382,173
93. Portfolio Manager, State Teachers' Retirement System Teachers' Retirement System, California $381,959
94. Investment Director, Public Employees' Retirement System Public Employees Retirement System, California $381,686
95. Investment Director, Public Employees' Retirement System Public Employees Retirement System, California $381,163
96. Staff Psychiatrist, Correctional and Rehabilitative Services(Safety), Range P
Other Positions Held: Staff Psychiatrist, Correctional and Rehabilitative Services(Safety), Range P
Hospitals, Department of State Dept of St Hospitals-Stockton $380,912
97. Staff Psychiatrist (Safety), Range V Hospitals, Department of State Atascadero State Hospital $380,542
98. Investment Director, Public Employees' Retirement System Public Employees Retirement System, California $380,336
99. Assistant Commissioner California Highway Patrol C.E.A. Highway Patrol, California $380,028
100. Staff Psychiatrist, Correctional and Rehabilitative Services(Safety), Range Q Hospitals, Department of State Vacaville Psychiatric Facilit $379,991