The State Worker

June 20, 2014

What state workers earn: California Highway Patrol officers

Around this time every year, state human resources officials and representatives get together to talk about CHP officers’ pay. They don’t bargain like other unions, however, since salaries for members of the California Association of Highway Patrolmen are set by formula.

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Jon Ortiz launched The State Worker blog in 2008 to cover state government from the perspective of California government employees. Every day he filters the news through a single question: "What does this mean for state workers?" Join Ortiz for updates and debate on state pay, benefits, pensions, contracts and jobs. Contact him at or 916-321-1043. Twitter: @TheStateWorker.

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