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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 August 2014 pay period.

Type of Data Total
Number of payroll warrants issued monthly 124,570
Number of direct deposit payments issued monthly 306,708
Percentage of employees on direct deposit 71%
Amount of gross wages paid monthly $1,635,474,328
Amount of net wages paid monthly $1,054,831,855
Amount of Federal taxes withheld monthly $170,929,823
Amount of State taxes withheld monthly $49,649,026
Amount of payroll deductions withheld monthly $158,113,868

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 199,736
Number of active part-time employees 2,659
Number of active intermittent employees 22,078
Number of active indeterminate employees 49
Total number of active employees 224,522