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General Government (Executive, Legislative, Judicial Branches)

Topic FY15 FY16 FY17 FY18 FY19 Notes
TopicGeneral Government Headcount 61,294 62,785 64,699 65,357 66,408 NotesPerm and Nonperm
TopicClassified 87.9% 88.1% 88.2% 88.3% 88.2% NotesPerm and Nonperm
TopicAt Will   7.3%   7.3% 7.2% 7.1% 7.3% NotesPerm and Nonperm
TopicCovered by Collective Bargaining
(or similar provision)
74.2% 74.1% 74.2% 74.4% 74.3% NotesPerm and Nonperm 

 

 

 
Executive Branch Only
Topic FY15 FY16 FY17 FY18 FY19 Notes
TopicExecutive Branch Headcount 60,068 61,578 63,432 64,153 65,188 NotesPerm and Nonperm
TopicMedian Age 48 yrs 47 yrs 47 yrs 47 yrs 47 yrs NotesPerm and Nonperm
TopicFemale 51.4% 51.9% 52.2% 52.5% 52.9% NotesPerm and Nonperm
TopicPersons of Color 19.6% 19.9% 20.2% 19.6% 20.1% NotesPerm and Nonperm
TopicPersons with Disabilities 3.5% 3.4% 3.2% 3.1% 3.0% NotesPerm and Nonperm
TopicAll Veterans 9.8% 9.3% 8.9% 8.2% 7.5% NotesPerm and Nonperm
TopicVietnam Era Veterans 2.5% 2.0% 1.6% 1.2% 1.0% NotesPerm and Nonperm
TopicDisabled Veterans 1.3% 1.3% 1.2% 1.1% 1.1% NotesPerm and Nonperm
TopicPermanent Employees 90.1% 89.7% 89.5% 90.1% 90.1% NotesPerm or intent to become perm includes seasonal
TopicMedian Length of Service 10 yrs 10 yrs 9 yrs 10 yrs 8 yrs NotesPerm or intent to become perm includes seasonal
TopicFull-time 95.9% 96.1% 95.2% 95.3% 95.3% NotesPerm and Nonperm
Full time only
TopicTurnover Rate (Average) 10.6% 10.0% 10.4% 10.2% 10.2% NotesPerm or intent to become perm; leaving state service
TopicMovement to another agency 2.2% 1.8% 1.7% 7.1% 4.1% NotesPerm or intent to become perm; does not include movement within an agency
Topic  7/1/15 7/1/16 7/1/17 7/1/18 7/1/19 Notes 
TopicMedian Annual Base Salary* $53,787 $54,509 $57,492 $59,448 $64,008 NotesPerm and Nonperm
Full time only

Notes:

Excludes higher education institutions.

*All median annual base salary has been recalculated to reflect total base salary as of July 1.

***Updated annually at fiscal year end


Last Updated: 07/31/2019
Time Period: 07/01/2014 – 06/30/2019
Update Frequency: quarterly (end of fiscal quarter)