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

Public Pay Data (Transparent California) –

CalSTRS Contribution rates –

CalPERS Contribution 2018 rates –

CA State EPA fund distributions –

CA State Department of Education “Current Expense of Education” data –

California Department of Industrial Relations Inflation Data  –

Methodology –

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