Monthly payroll costs of U.S. state government in 2017, by function

Total monthly pay for state governmental employees in the U.S. in 2017, by function (in million U.S. dollars)

Monthly payroll costs of U.S. state government in 2017, by function This statistic shows the monthly payroll costs of the U.S. state government in March 2017, by function. The total pay for higher education amounted to around 9.9 billion U.S. dollars. The total payroll amounted to about 22.92 billion U.S. dollars in March 2017.
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Total monthly pay for state governmental employees in the U.S. in 2017, by function (in million U.S. dollars)

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Payroll costs in million U.S. dollars
Education - Higher Education Total 9,902.1
Hospitals 2,172.8
Corrections 2,084.1
Highways 1,044
Judicial and Legal 1,013.8
Public Welfare 1,004
All other and unallocable 910
Health 902
Financial Administration 865.4
Police Protection Total 645.6
Natural Resources 633.1
Social Insurance Administration 329.5
Other Government Administration 259.3
Education - Elementary and Secondary Total 242.3
Transit 235
Parks and Recreation 128.8
Electric Power 33.2
State liquor stores 32.9
Water Transport and Terminals 28.5
Air Transportation 19.6
Solid Waste Management 14.5
Sewerage 12
Water Supply 4.6
Housing and Community Development 3.8
Libraries 2.3
Payroll costs in million U.S. dollars
Education - Higher Education Total 9,902.1
Hospitals 2,172.8
Corrections 2,084.1
Highways 1,044
Judicial and Legal 1,013.8
Public Welfare 1,004
All other and unallocable 910
Health 902
Financial Administration 865.4
Police Protection Total 645.6
Natural Resources 633.1
Social Insurance Administration 329.5
Other Government Administration 259.3
Education - Elementary and Secondary Total 242.3
Transit 235
Parks and Recreation 128.8
Electric Power 33.2
State liquor stores 32.9
Water Transport and Terminals 28.5
Air Transportation 19.6
Solid Waste Management 14.5
Sewerage 12
Water Supply 4.6
Housing and Community Development 3.8
Libraries 2.3
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This statistic shows the monthly payroll costs of the U.S. state government in March 2017, by function. The total pay for higher education amounted to around 9.9 billion U.S. dollars. The total payroll amounted to about 22.92 billion U.S. dollars in March 2017.
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