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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 June 2015 pay period.

Type of Data Total
Number of payroll warrants issued monthly 134,407
Number of direct deposit payments issued monthly 322,132
Percentage of employees on direct deposit 72%
Amount of gross wages paid monthly $1,674,017,962
Amount of net wages paid monthly $1,079,534,513
Amount of Federal taxes withheld monthly $175,529,605
Amount of State taxes withheld monthly $50,289,043
Amount of payroll deductions withheld monthly $161,001,033

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 202,114
Number of active part-time employees 2,577
Number of active intermittent employees 22,362
Number of active indeterminate employees 53
Total number of active employees 227,106