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Malia M. Cohen
California State Controller
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Counties Reported
55
$34,050,796,208
Last Updated: 7/19/2024

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
$86,098
County Residents Employees Average Wages Average Retirement & Health Contribution
Alameda 1,641,869 10,598 $102,140 $35,032
Alpine 1,179 108 $64,682 $33,260
Amador 39,611 538 $68,842 $18,207
Butte 205,928 3,059 $51,607 $9,847
Calaveras 44,842 769 $55,602 $14,237
Colusa 21,743 466 $59,166 $33,254
Contra Costa 1,146,626 11,946 $95,200 $39,345
Del Norte 26,345 499 $47,123 $11,591
El Dorado 188,583 2,214 $76,714 $21,844
Fresno 1,017,431 8,523 $61,458 $35,557
Glenn 28,736 605 $60,009 $16,144
Humboldt 133,100 2,469 $58,190 $13,932
Imperial 182,881 2,165 $60,615 $18,425
Inyo 18,856 530 $62,543 $17,627
Kern 910,300 9,229 $67,194 $40,524
Kings 152,627 1,790 $56,385 $13,163
Lake 67,001 1,191 $52,110 $13,138
Lassen 28,197 493 $48,042 $11,269
Los Angeles 9,824,091 108,431 $100,389 $29,225
Madera 159,328 1,856 $58,300 $26,369
Marin 252,844 3,224 $85,256 $15,993
Mariposa 16,966 706 $51,810 $12,112
Mendocino 89,476 1,411 $66,483 $35,889
Merced 287,303 3,745 $40,227 $25,209
Modoc 8,484 337 $39,921 $7,767
Mono 12,861 380 $73,585 $12,163
Monterey 437,614 6,206 $89,555 $22,757
Napa 135,029 1,790 $91,565 $37,499
Nevada 100,177 1,114 $67,631 $34,247
Orange 3,150,835 19,323 $84,264 $28,575
Placer 412,844 3,278 $85,747 $42,058
Riverside 2,442,378 27,983 $74,250 $14,036
Sacramento 1,578,938 14,765 $85,068 $21,397
San Benito 65,853 707 $56,614 $10,459
San Bernardino 2,181,433 24,632 $70,347 $28,354
San Diego 3,291,101 22,978 $75,703 $39,790
San Joaquin 791,408 8,785 $73,885 $40,807
San Luis Obispo 278,469 3,596 $72,715 $32,240
San Mateo 741,565 7,295 $101,473 $39,698
Santa Barbara 443,623 5,282 $82,917 $24,772
Santa Clara 1,903,198 26,825 $119,870 $27,976
Santa Cruz 262,572 3,380 $80,912 $20,318
Shasta 179,195 1,974 $62,599 $8,473
Sierra 3,171 154 $59,892 $14,221
Siskiyou 43,409 789 $47,774 $17,941
Solano 446,426 3,551 $84,422 $11,173
Sonoma 478,152 5,261 $85,070 $26,765
Stanislaus 548,744 5,383 $66,488 $30,415
Sutter 100,110 1,181 $62,695 $20,041
Tehama 64,308 1,041 $46,252 $16,163
Trinity 15,915 398 $55,702 $24,218
Tulare 478,918 7,448 $58,786 $14,139
Tuolumne 54,407 901 $59,120 $19,379
Ventura 823,863 11,185 $88,643 $28,606
Yuba 83,721 1,004 $68,606 $17,786