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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 April 2015 pay period.

Type of Data Total
Number of payroll warrants issued monthly 134,247
Number of direct deposit payments issued monthly 310,338
Percentage of employees on direct deposit 72%
Amount of gross wages paid monthly $1,637,323,987
169,Amount of net wages paid monthly $1,053,985,021
Amount of Federal taxes withheld monthly $168,950,747
Amount of State taxes withheld monthly $48,532,436
Amount of payroll deductions withheld monthly $161,219,131

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 200,590
Number of active part-time employees 2,582
Number of active intermittent employees 22,752
Number of active indeterminate employees 51
Total number of active employees 225,975