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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 March 2014 pay period.

Type of Data Total
Number of payroll warrants issued monthly 130,304
Number of direct deposit payments issued monthly 297,084
Percentage of employees on direct deposit 72%
Amount of gross wages paid monthly $1,563,140,959
Amount of net wages paid monthly $1,016,252,117
Amount of Federal taxes withheld monthly $158,109,383
Amount of State taxes withheld monthly $45,514,768
Amount of payroll deductions withheld monthly $152,996,068

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 196,359
Number of active part-time employees 2,718
Number of active intermittent employees 21,915
Number of active indeterminate employees 45
Total number of active employees 221,037