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Employee information from cities, counties, special districts, superior courts, the University of California, California State University, community college districts, K-12 education providers, First 5 commissions, and fairs and expos will appear in this report once their payroll figures are published for the selected calendar year.

Report: Highest Paid Employees

  Position Employer Department Total Wages Total Retirement & Health Contribution
1. Chief Executive Officer Fresno-Kings-Madera Regional Health Authority Administration $444,450 $58,874
2. General Manager Westlands Water District General Manager $396,372 $47,776
3. President, Range 0 State University, Fresno $343,192 $119,156
4. Administrator IV, Range 1
Other Positions Held: President, Range 0
State University, Fresno $340,305 $92,367
5. Chief Medical Officer Fresno-Kings-Madera Regional Health Authority Medical Management $340,074 $66,419
6. Superintendent Fresno Unified Superintendent Office $312,381 $64,055
7. Chancellor State Center Community College District District Office - Office of the Chancellor $303,134 $64,518
8. Chief Executive Officer Friant Water Authority Administration $302,113 $62,819
9. Deputy General Manager External Affairs Westlands Water District Public Affairs $285,500 $10,904
10. Administrator IV, Range 1 State University, Fresno $284,628 $100,420
11. Chief Financial Officer Fresno-Kings-Madera Regional Health Authority Finance $270,665 $31,274
12. Executive Director/APCO San Joaquin Valley Unified Air Pollution Control District Administration $265,374 $106,954
13. Superintendent Clovis Unified Clovis Unified $263,644 $51,805
14. General Manager Fresno Irrigation District Administration $262,865 $34,495
15. Chief Forensic Pathologist Fresno County Sheriff $258,772 $150,179
16. Deputy Fire Chief Fresno Fire Department $258,644 $41,245
17. Fire Chief Fresno Fire Department $254,251 $59,059
18. Administrator IV, Range 1 State University, Fresno $253,019 $96,988
19. Chief Executive Officer Coalinga Regional Medical Center Administration $252,420 $0
20. Administrator IV, Range 1 State University, Fresno $251,034 $93,477
21. Administrator IV, Range 1 State University, Fresno $250,494 $52,451
22. Officer, Chief Academic Fresno Unified Chief Academic Office $250,049 $56,546
23. City Attorney Fresno City Attorney's Departmen $246,251 $40,452
24. Police Chief Fresno Police Department $244,340 $58,835
25. Superintendent, Deputy Fresno Unified Business Services Admin $243,797 $58,338
26. County Administrative Officer Fresno County County Administrative Office $242,435 $141,226
27. Administrator IV, Range 1 State University, Fresno $239,663 $87,007
28. Chief Operating Officer Westlands Water District General Manager $236,479 $22,736
29. City Manager Fresno Office of the Mayor & Cit $234,363 $40,850
30. Fire Battalion Chief Fresno Fire Department $230,602 $35,199
31. Sheriff's Lieutenant Fresno County Sheriff $228,169 $102,286
32. President State Center Community College District Fresno City College - Office Of The President $227,114 $47,716
33. Battalion Chief Clovis Fire $226,104 $50,040
34. Administrator IV, Range 1 State University, Fresno $225,703 $83,014
35. Deputy Fire Chief Fresno Fire Department $225,484 $48,956
36. Building Services Manager Fresno Development Department $223,565 $22,392
37. City Manager Clovis Administration $222,322 $54,451
38. Forensic Pathologist Fresno County Sheriff $220,169 $126,342
39. Administrator III, Range 1 State University, Fresno $219,680 $85,253
40. Executive Director/APCO San Joaquin Valley Unified Air Pollution Control District Administration $218,250 $127,004
41. Administrator IV, Range 1 State University, Fresno $218,082 $80,888
42. Fire Battalion Chief Fresno Fire Department $217,985 $36,130
43. Fire Battalion Chief Fresno Fire Department $217,438 $42,797
44. Fire Captain Clovis Fire $215,690 $58,951
45. General Manager Orange Cove Irrigation District Administration $215,445 $26,142
46. Chief Compliance Officer Fresno-Kings-Madera Regional Health Authority Compliance $214,794 $25,990
47. Judge, Superior Court Fresno County Superior Court Judge's Retire System Member $213,491 $20,010
48. General Manager Panoche Water District Administration $212,366 $29,386
49. Chief Financial Officer Coalinga Regional Medical Center General Accounting $212,116 $7,204
50. Police Chief Clovis Police $211,659 $87,322
51. College President State Center Community College District Clovis Community College - Office Of The President $210,445 $45,627
52. Chief Operations Officer Fresno Unified Operational Services $210,125 $53,352
53. Vice Chancellor of Operations and Information Systems State Center Community College District District Office - Operations & Information Syste $209,614 $44,530
54. Administrator IV, Range 1 State University, Fresno $209,493 $84,320
55. Administrative Manager Fresno Information Services Dept $208,725 $17,769
56. Chief Assistant City Attorney Fresno City Attorney's Departmen $208,540 $37,180
57. Administrator III, Range 1 State University, Fresno $208,219 $83,681
58. Administrator IV, Range 1 State University, Fresno $207,229 $83,212
59. Battalion Chief Clovis Fire $207,170 $73,650
60. Assistant City Manager/Clerk Clovis Administration $205,787 $45,359
61. Battalion Chief Clovis Fire $205,781 $72,632
62. Fire Battalion Chief Fresno Fire Department $205,152 $35,110
63. Assoc Supt Admin Ser Clovis Unified Clovis Unified $204,932 $46,974
64. Assoc Supt Leadershp Clovis Unified Clovis Unified $204,932 $44,101
65. County Counsel Fresno County County Counsel $203,356 $95,173
66. Assoc Supt Hr Clovis Unified Clovis Unified $203,049 $43,836
67. Chief Assistant City Attorney Fresno City Attorney's Departmen $202,825 $37,678
68. Deputy Supt Clovis Unified Clovis Unified $202,409 $43,700
69. Police Sergeant Fresno Police Department $202,002 $36,823
70. Instr Super, School Leadership Fresno Unified Elementary Division Area III $201,060 $48,475
71. Fire Battalion Chief Fresno Fire Department $200,436 $37,455
72. Deputy Police Chief Fresno Police Department $200,199 $52,978
73. District Counsel San Joaquin Valley Unified Air Pollution Control District Administration $199,233 $91,462
74. Assistant City Manager Fresno Office of the Mayor & Cit $198,936 $36,635
75. Fire Captain Fresno Fire Department $198,266 $30,389
76. Fire Captain Clovis Fire $198,238 $58,614
77. Executive Director Fresno County Council of Governments Administration $197,735 $48,615
78. Chief Human Resources / Labor Fresno Unified Human Resources $197,368 $51,821
79. Correctional Officer III Fresno County Sheriff $197,329 $66,976
80. General Manager Kings River Conservation District Administration $196,987 $30,122
81. Fire Chief Clovis Fire $196,940 $81,132
82. Deputy Police Chief Fresno Police Department $196,809 $52,814
83. Executive Director Fresno County Transportation Authority Authority $196,600 $28,702
84. Judge, Superior Court Fresno County Superior Court Judge's Retire System Member $196,213 $19,827
85. Fire Battalion Chief Fresno Fire Department $195,604 $43,399
86. Judge, Superior Court Fresno County Superior Court Judge's Retire System Member $195,298 $1,804
87. General Manager - Secretary Fresno Metropolitan Flood Control District Administration $195,258 $34,869
88. City Manager Reedley Administration $195,121 $38,328
89. Judge, Superior Court Fresno County Superior Court Judge's Retire System Member $194,911 $15,389
90. Deputy APCO San Joaquin Valley Unified Air Pollution Control District Administration $193,962 $101,286
91. Deputy APCO San Joaquin Valley Unified Air Pollution Control District Administration $193,881 $101,348
92. Legislative Analyst Clovis Unified Clovis Unified $193,386 $42,258
93. Court Executive Officer Fresno County Superior Court Administration $193,319 $120,557
94. Police Sergeant Fresno Police Department $193,098 $31,990
95. Judge, Superior Court Fresno County Superior Court Judge's Retire System Member $192,738 $7,980
96. Vice Chancellor, Ed Services & Institutional Effectiveness State Center Community College District District Office - Ed Services & Institutional Ef $192,290 $36,484
97. Fire Captain Clovis Fire $192,284 $56,866
98. Deputy Police Chief Fresno Police Department $192,215 $51,474
99. Public Utilities Director Clovis Public Utilities $192,100 $28,357
100. Judge, Superior Court Fresno County Superior Court Judge's Retire System Member $191,811 $7,980