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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 July 2015 pay period.

Type of Data Total
Number of payroll warrants issued monthly 129,275
Number of direct deposit payments issued monthly 311,114
Percentage of employees on direct deposit 72%
Amount of gross wages paid monthly $1,705,949,151
Amount of net wages paid monthly $1,097,178,922
Amount of Federal taxes withheld monthly $180,166,747
Amount of State taxes withheld monthly $52,257,750
Amount of payroll deductions withheld monthly $164,875,312

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 202,372
Number of active part-time employees 2,624
Number of active intermittent employees 22,211
Number of active indeterminate employees 53
Total number of active employees 227,260