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State Employee Demographics

The following data pertains to employees (State government, California State Universities, and Judicial Council) paid through the State Controller's Office Uniform State Payroll System in the May2016 pay period.

Type of Data Total
Number of payroll warrants issued monthly 132,772
Number of direct deposit payments issued monthly 319,873
Percentage of employees on direct deposit 73%
Amount of gross wages paid monthly $1,693,037,217
Amount of net wages paid monthly $1,088,364,247
Amount of Federal taxes withheld monthly $177,260,430
Amount of State taxes withheld monthly $50,531,338
Amount of payroll deductions withheld monthly $164,556,218

The following data pertains to employees (excluding California State Universities) appointed to the State Controller's Office Employment History Data Base.

Type of Data Total
Number of active full-time employees 204,287
Number of active part-time employees 2,573
Number of active intermittent employees 21,278
Number of active indeterminate employees 53
Total number of active employees 228,191