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Counties Reported
56
$30,649,076,466
Last Updated: 8/16/2022

Report: Averages

The averages values are based on all W-2 employees and board members (paid or unpaid) reported for the calendar year. Employees who work partial year and/or part-time are counted as full time employees in the averages calculations. Some employees included in the averages calculations do not receive retirement and/or health benefits.
All Reported Counties
Average Wages
$77,673
County Residents Employees Average Wages Average Retirement & Health Contribution
Alameda 1,651,979 10,724 $94,362 $36,760
Fresno 1,011,273 8,870 $52,584 $35,193
Glenn 28,750 568 $55,203 $16,494
Humboldt 135,168 2,561 $51,096 $11,316
Imperial 179,329 2,362 $52,134 $13,776
Inyo 18,978 510 $58,893 $16,489
Kern 909,813 8,653 $62,144 $40,904
Kings 152,023 1,716 $50,940 $12,770
Lake 67,407 1,122 $45,343 $12,084
Lassen 30,274 459 $48,005 $8,539
Los Angeles 9,861,224 109,459 $93,306 $25,755
Alpine 1,200 123 $51,557 $15,553
Madera 157,396 1,825 $50,739 $23,514
Marin 257,135 3,061 $82,053 $25,702
Mariposa 17,045 627 $50,626 $11,873
Mendocino 89,999 1,414 $60,358 $31,786
Merced 284,338 3,459 $39,712 $26,284
Modoc 8,690 359 $32,099 $7,411
Mono 13,379 405 $65,443 $11,913
Monterey 433,716 6,140 $80,933 $21,004
Napa 136,179 1,805 $77,716 $18,514
Nevada 101,242 1,029 $64,659 $30,067
Amador 40,297 525 $64,004 $16,658
Orange 3,162,245 19,299 $77,417 $23,462
Placer 409,025 3,336 $76,431 $37,029
Riverside 2,435,525 26,246 $66,579 $13,537
Sacramento 1,576,618 13,883 $76,673 $20,333
San Benito 65,479 701 $51,523 $9,927
San Bernardino 2,187,665 24,459 $61,326 $28,546
San Diego 3,287,306 24,845 $62,313 $31,572
San Joaquin 784,298 8,562 $65,930 $37,698
Butte 201,608 3,063 $44,664 $10,456
San Luis Obispo 280,721 3,485 $67,547 $26,838
San Mateo 744,662 7,465 $90,924 $40,788
Santa Barbara 445,164 5,219 $75,585 $24,159
Santa Clara 1,894,783 25,876 $105,860 $25,518
Santa Cruz 266,564 3,223 $72,278 $18,427
Shasta 180,531 2,001 $58,355 $15,280
Sierra 3,229 151 $54,601 $14,050
Siskiyou 43,830 805 $41,903 $14,624
Solano 447,241 3,516 $73,661 $9,360
Sonoma 482,404 5,361 $75,720 $24,780
Calaveras 45,049 764 $54,364 $13,133
Stanislaus 549,466 5,361 $56,930 $27,350
Sutter 99,145 1,131 $55,373 $18,292
Tehama 65,052 950 $41,715 $17,028
Trinity 16,023 379 $48,603 $9,691
Tulare 475,014 7,059 $53,486 $13,136
Tuolumne 55,291 891 $50,813 $14,153
Ventura 833,652 10,755 $77,643 $28,324
Yolo 221,165 2,056 $67,964 $11,241
Yuba 82,275 970 $62,519 $15,662
Colusa 21,807 471 $52,018 $13,732
Contra Costa 1,156,555 11,845 $84,134 $38,419
Del Norte 27,218 525 $43,532 $11,373
El Dorado 190,465 2,160 $66,471 $20,166