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Santa Barbara County
Year:
Population
450,663
Last Updated: 6/27/2017

Report: Highest Paid Employees

Total Wages: Total wages reported by the employer from Box 5 of the W-2. Amounts listed may include regular pay, overtime, cash payments for vacation and sick leave, and bonus payments. Position listings on this site do not distinguish between full-time and part-time employees.
  Position County Department Total Wages
1. Fire Captain Shift Santa Barbara County Fire $321,637
2. Psychiatrist Santa Barbara County Behavioral Wellness $283,252
3. Fire Engineering Inspector Shift Santa Barbara County Fire $274,975
4. Psychiatrist Santa Barbara County Behavioral Wellness $256,195
5. Asst Dept Ldr - Medical Director
Other Positions Held: Psychiatrist
Santa Barbara County Behavioral Wellness $255,011
6. Psychiatrist Santa Barbara County Behavioral Wellness $252,054
7. Psychiatrist Santa Barbara County Behavioral Wellness $251,285
8. County Executive Officer Santa Barbara County County Executive Office $248,083
9. Department/Corporate Leader-Attorney/Physician Santa Barbara County Public Health $244,785
10. Asst Dept Ldr - Psychiatrist
Other Positions Held: Assistant Department Leader-Attorney/Physician, Asst Dept Ldr - Psychiatrist
Santa Barbara County Behavioral Wellness $243,700
11. Contractor On Payroll Santa Barbara County Behavioral Wellness $243,481
12. Staff Physician Santa Barbara County Public Health $236,569
13. Department/Corporate Leader-Attorney/Physician Santa Barbara County Public Defender $235,577
14. Staff Physician Santa Barbara County Public Health $235,287
15. Assistant Department Leader-Attorney/Physician Santa Barbara County Public Health $233,836
16. Fire Captain Shift Santa Barbara County Fire $231,537
17. Team/Project Leader-Battalion Chief Staff
Other Positions Held: Team/Project Leader-Battalion Chief Shift, Fire Captain Shift, Fire Captain Staff
Santa Barbara County Fire $229,956
18. Fire Captain Staff Santa Barbara County Fire $229,491
19. Staff Physician I Santa Barbara County Public Health $228,721
20. Forensic Pathologist Santa Barbara County Sheriff $228,622
21. Staff Physician Santa Barbara County Public Health $228,527
22. Staff Physician Supervisor Santa Barbara County Public Health $226,460
23. Staff Physician Santa Barbara County Behavioral Wellness $226,417
24. Program/Business Leader-Division Chief Santa Barbara County Fire $226,159
25. Staff Physician Supervisor Santa Barbara County Public Health $225,966
26. Staff Physician Santa Barbara County Public Health $225,683
27. Psychiatrist Santa Barbara County Behavioral Wellness $225,307
28. Fire Equipment Operator Supervisor Santa Barbara County Fire $225,134
29. Staff Physician Supervisor
Other Positions Held: Staff Physician
Santa Barbara County Public Health $224,465
30. Staff Physician Supervisor
Other Positions Held: Staff Physician
Santa Barbara County Public Health $219,770
31. Staff Physician Santa Barbara County Public Health $217,069
32. Fire Captain Shift Santa Barbara County Fire $216,909
33. Staff Physician Santa Barbara County Public Health $216,749
34. Team/Project Leader-Battalion Chief Staff Santa Barbara County Fire $216,364
35. Staff Physician Santa Barbara County Public Health $216,251
36. Fire Captain Shift Santa Barbara County Fire $214,078
37. Staff Physician Santa Barbara County Public Health $214,032
38. Fire Captain Staff
Other Positions Held: Fire Captain Shift
Santa Barbara County Fire $213,549
39. Executive Leader-Sheriff Santa Barbara County Sheriff $213,356
40. Fire Captain Staff
Other Positions Held: Fire Captain Shift
Santa Barbara County Fire $212,509
41. Team/Project Leader-Battalion Chief Shift Santa Barbara County Fire $211,911
42. Fire Captain Staff Santa Barbara County Fire $209,174
43. Assistant Department Leader-Sheriff Santa Barbara County Sheriff $208,897
44. Department/Corporate Leader-District Attorney Santa Barbara County District Attorney $207,564
45. Team/Project Leader-Battalion Chief Staff
Other Positions Held: Fire Captain Staff
Santa Barbara County Fire $207,414
46. Team/Project Leader-Battalion Chief Shift Santa Barbara County Fire $207,375
47. Department/Corporate Leader-Attorney/Physician Santa Barbara County County Counsel $207,371
48. Fire Engineering Inspector Shift Santa Barbara County Fire $205,017
49. Fire Captain Shift Santa Barbara County Fire $203,222
50. Fire Captain Shift Santa Barbara County Fire $203,004
51. Fire Captain Staff Santa Barbara County Fire $202,987
52. Deputy County Counsel Senior Santa Barbara County County Counsel $202,901
53. Fire Captain Shift Santa Barbara County Fire $202,249
54. Fire Equipment Operator Santa Barbara County Fire $201,160
55. Fire Captain Shift
Other Positions Held: Fire Captain Staff
Santa Barbara County Fire $200,816
56. Fire Captain Shift Santa Barbara County Fire $200,073
57. Team/Project Leader-Battalion Chief Shift Santa Barbara County Fire $198,868
58. Team/Project Leader-Battalion Chief Shift
Other Positions Held: Team/Project Leader-Battalion Chief Staff
Santa Barbara County Fire $198,288
59. Fire Captain Shift Santa Barbara County Fire $197,726
60. Fire Captain Shift Santa Barbara County Fire $197,300
61. Department/Corporate Leader-Elected Santa Barbara County Clerk-Recorder-Assessor $196,264
62. Chief Deputy Sheriff Santa Barbara County Sheriff $196,198
63. Psychiatric Nurse II Santa Barbara County Behavioral Wellness $196,110
64. Fire Captain Shift Santa Barbara County Fire $194,853
65. Team/Project Leader-Battalion Chief Shift Santa Barbara County Fire $194,818
66. Fire Captain Shift Santa Barbara County Fire $194,738
67. Fire Captain Shift Santa Barbara County Fire $194,434
68. Fire Captain Staff Santa Barbara County Fire $191,715
69. Fire Captain Shift Santa Barbara County Fire $191,565
70. Fire Equipment Operator Santa Barbara County Fire $191,242
71. Fire Captain Staff
Other Positions Held: Fire Captain Shift
Santa Barbara County Fire $191,015
72. Fire Engineering Inspector Shift Santa Barbara County Fire $190,711
73. Fire Equipment Operator Santa Barbara County Fire $190,660
74. Fire Engineering Inspector Shift Santa Barbara County Fire $189,539
75. Sheriffs Deputy/Special Duty Santa Barbara County Sheriff $189,406
76. Department/Corporate Leader-Executive Santa Barbara County County Executive Office $188,854
77. Department/Corporate Leader-Executive Santa Barbara County Human Resources $188,610
78. Department/Corporate Leader-Elected Santa Barbara County Treasurer-Tax Collector-Public $187,213
79. Team/Project Leader-Battalion Chief Shift Santa Barbara County Fire $187,100
80. Department/Corporate Leader-Executive Santa Barbara County Planning & Development $186,313
81. Fire Engineering Inspector Staff
Other Positions Held: Firefighter Shift
Santa Barbara County Fire $185,941
82. Fire Captain Shift Santa Barbara County Fire $185,053
83. Program/Business Leader-Attorney Santa Barbara County District Attorney $184,770
84. Department/Corporate Leader-Executive Santa Barbara County Social Services $184,653
85. Fire Captain Shift Santa Barbara County Fire $183,859
86. Fire Captain Shift Santa Barbara County Fire $183,813
87. Fire Captain Shift Santa Barbara County Fire $183,593
88. Firefighter Staff Santa Barbara County Fire $183,177
89. Program/Business Leader-Attorney Santa Barbara County County Counsel $182,458
90. Department/Corporate Leader-Fire Santa Barbara County Fire $181,701
91. Program/Business Leader-Attorney Santa Barbara County District Attorney $180,624
92. Staff Physician
Other Positions Held: Staff Physician Supervisor
Santa Barbara County Public Health $180,594
93. Fire Captain Shift
Other Positions Held: Fire Captain Staff
Santa Barbara County Fire $180,527
94. Department/Corporate Leader-Executive Santa Barbara County Community Services $180,246
95. Fire Captain Shift Santa Barbara County Fire $179,880
96. Firefighter Shift Santa Barbara County Fire $179,635
97. Fire Captain Shift Santa Barbara County Fire $179,518
98. Fire Captain Shift Santa Barbara County Fire $178,934
99. Department/Corporate Leader-Elected
Other Positions Held: Assistant Department Leader-Executive
Santa Barbara County Auditor-Controller $177,940
100. Fire Captain Shift Santa Barbara County Fire $177,336