May 23, 2022

New: State of Hawaii Salaries Database

New searchable database from Honolulu Civil Beat with salary info (2011 and 2012 fiscal years) for 14,183 State of Hawaii employee.

The database interface is embedded in an excellent article about the data and how it was gathered.

We also learn:

The document covers all state departments except the Hawaii Department of Education, University of Hawaii, Hawaii Health Systems Corp., the Hawaii Judiciary and the Legislature. (There are close to 20,500 employees in the Department of Education alone, and another 7,200 throughout the University of Hawaii system.)

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