The State of California is the nation’s largest employer. CA employs 233,551 full time and writes payroll checks to every month for well over 2.05 billion dollars. The represents an average paycheck, excluding benefits of $8777 monthly or annual salary of $105,000 (average) The benefit package, retirement and health insurance, represent about 38% of the monthly cost per employee.
SACRAMENTO county has 78,678 fulltime state workers. LOS ANGELES county has 20,501 full time state workers. Butte county has 1148 state worker, mostly in public safety and DMV. There are 14 employees that don’t fit into any county and apparently are just out here somewhere in the state floating around doing who knows what?