Government Compensation
in California

Superior Courts 
55 superior courts reported
19,125 employees
347 average number of
employees per superior court
$69,548 average wages
for all employees
$25,071 avg. retirement & health cost
for all employees
$1,330,112,519 total wages
for all superior courts
$479,487,622 total retirement & health cost
for all superior courts
The total retirement and health cost sometimes includes payments toward the unfunded liability of the employer sponsored retirement plan(s). To view financial and statistical information for public employee retirement systems, please visit the State Controller's Government Financial Reports website.

Under state law, judges are paid a specific salary by the state. However, in some cases county superior courts provide a supplemental salary.

All Superior Court employees are considered Judiciary employees.
Chart for Data at a Glance 17366892 17377078 17360050 17365291 17363508 17359849 17369394 17375111 17369380 17372855
Click a bar for more information
Chart for Historical Data $69,548 $69,693 $69,090 $68,302 $69,548 $69,693 $69,090 $68,302
Hover over a data point for more information
The State Controller's Office is not responsible for the accuracy of this information. Learn more.
Save results as  XLS PDF
  Apply  |  Reset