Employee Salaries 100% open

Los Angeles, CA

What data is expected?

Annual salary information including base pay and overtime pay for all active, permanent employees. Employee salary data show the public how individual staff positions are compensated, and help taxpayers hold city staff accountable for the work the are paid to do. Transparent publication of this dataset can also identify and disincentivize corrupt hiring or compensation in government.

Note that some cities may list only directors and high-level employee salaries. This will not fulfill the requirement for Employee Salaries data for Census purposes. (More info)

  • Employee full name
  • Department
  • Position title
  • Base salary or wages
  • Overtime

How open is the data?

All answers

Question Answer Comment
Openly licensed Yes
Available in bulk Yes
Up-to-date Yes
Available free online Yes
Available free of charge Yes
In an open format CSV, RDF, TSV, XML
findable 4 First page of Google results for "city of los angeles employee salaries"
findable_steps Searched "city of los angeles employee salaries" on Google
licence_url https://controllerdata.lacity.org/Payroll/City-Employee Listed as Public Domain in the metadata
Collected by government Yes
usability 3 The data can be viewed on the open data portal and are also clean and easy to use when exported.
collector_name Los Angeles City Controller
characteristics Department, Position title, Base salary or wages, Overtime
location href="https://controllerdata.lacity.org/Payroll/City-Employee-Payroll/pazn-qyym" https://controllerdata.lacity.org/Payroll/City-Employee">rel="nofollow">https://controllerdata.lacity.org/Payroll/City-Employee - Los Angeles City Controller Open Data Portal

Meta data

Data location   https://controllerdata.lacity.org/Payroll/City-Employee - Los Angeles City Controller Open Data Portal
Data licence   https://controllerdata.lacity.org/Payroll/City-Employee
Data format   CSV, RDF, TSV, XML
Reviewer   Adam Scherling
Submitters   Adam Scherling
Last modified   Wed Apr 11 2018 22:19:27 GMT+0000 (UTC)