Summary of Police Department Compensation in 2016 (GCC)

More than 150 City of Chula Vista Police Dept. Employees made a total wages of $100.000.00 or more.


The average City of Chula Vista Police Dept. Employee made $74,155 in Regular Pay

–$22,134,330¹⁵(306 Employees, Regular Pay -Police Department) + $5,674,087¹⁶

(69 Employees-Police Dept. Grants Fund)= $27,808,417

Calculation:  $27,808,417/375 Employees= $74,155


•The average City of Chula Vista Police Dept. Employee made $12,275 in Overtime Pay.

$3,338,422¹⁵ (306 Employees, Overtime Pay Police Department) + $1,264,745¹⁶ 

(69 Employees-Overtime Pay Police Dept. Grants Fund)= $4,603,167

Calculation: 4,603,167/375 Employees=$12,275


•The average City of Chula Vista Police Dept. Employee made $6,644 in Other/Specialty Pay.

•$1,983,052¹⁵(306 Employees, Other Pay Police Department) + $508,749¹⁶

(69 Employees-Other Pay Police Dept. Grants Fund)= $2,491,801

Calculation:  2,491,801/375 Employees=$6,644 


Specialty Pay Income is included in Employee Salary to Calculate Employee Pension





¹⁵ Government Compensation in California, publicpay.ca.gov/Reports/Department.aspx?fiscalyear=2016&entityid=393&departmentid=6658. <Accessed 17 Dec. 2017>.

¹⁶ Government Compensation in California, publicpay.ca.gov/Reports/Department.aspx?fiscalyear=2016&entityid=393&departmentid=20172 <Accessed 17 Dec. 2017>

Summary of Fire Department Compensation in 2016⁸

103 out of 138 (74%) City of Chula Vista Fire Dept. employees were paid $100.000.00 or more


THE CITY OF CHULA VISTA FIRE DEPT. AVERAGE EMPLOYEE MADE $81,212 in REGULAR PAY. 

(Calculation: $11,207,292 (Total Dept. Regular Wages) /138 total Fire Dept. Employees= $81,212)


THE CITY OF CHULA VISTA FIRE DEPT. AVERAGE EMPLOYEE MADE $31,915 IN OVERTIME PAY

• $4,404,362 (Total Dept. Overtime Pay)/138 total Fire Dept. Employees=$ 31,915

• 136 out of 138 (98.5%) employees received Overtime Pay


THE CITY OF CHULA VISTA FIRE DEPT. AVERAGE EMPLOYEE MADE $9,757 in OTHER/SPECIALTY PAY. 

(Calculation: $1,346,566 (Total Dept. Other/Specialty Pay)/138 total Fire Dept. Employees= $9,757 )

• Income is included in Employee Salary to Calculate Employee Pension


This is the compensation paid to a department that: 

--in 2016, received an average 1 call every 4 hours per Fire Station, 

--does not require a college degree

 --has been approved for additional staff and 2 new fire stations.



⁸Government Compensation in California

http://publicpay.ca.gov/Reports/Department.aspxfiscalyear=2016&entityid=393&departmentid=20167 

,<Accessed 17 Dec. 2017>.

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