The Highest Paid County Employees
|Mental Health Medical Director||$274,782|
|Assistant Director Health Services||$181,561|
|Chief Administrative Officer||$168,505|
|Chief Assistant County Counsel||$165,923|
|Director Of Environmental Management||$164,421|
|Chief Assistant Auditor/Controller||$159,129|
|Investigator (District Attorney)||$156,314|
|Director Of Child Support Services||$151,163|
|Director Of Transportation||$150,084|
This is 2011 data, 2012 will soon be available. Information about how much county employees get paid is available to the public through the office of the State of California Controller John Chiang website called Government Compensation in California at publicpay.ca.gov.
El Dorado County has a higher than average number of county employees per resident.
The data for 2011 show that there were 182,498 residents in El Dorado County. The county had 2,159 employees in that reporting year. That is a ratio of 84 residents per every one county employee.
By far, the highest paid position is the Mental Health Medical director with a total wage of $274,782. That job is still held by Robert Price, M.D.