References/Data Sources

This is a list of data sources used in my pay analysis as published here.

US Bureau of Labor Statistics Wage Data –

US Census Bureau American Communities Survey Data, wages by Educational Attainment data  –

California Department of Education Resources:

DataQuest, District-specific educational attainment data (“Staff Education Report – District Level”) –

Annual Financial Reporting (SACS Data) –

“Current Expense of Education” data –

Educational Protection Account (“EPA”) fund distributions –

Public Pay Data (Transparent California) –

CalSTRS Contribution rates –

CalPERS Contribution 2018 rates –

California Department of Industrial Relations Inflation Data  –

Methodology –

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