Responding to the fallout from the revelations of exorbitant salaries in the Southern California city of Bell, state Controller John Chiang Monday announced a new website listing the salary, pension benefits, and other compensation for more than 594,000 city and county employees throughout the state.

Bell exploded into the spotlight this summer with press revelations that it was paying then-city administrator Robert Rizzo about $800,000 year. The fallout since then has included civil and criminal charges against Rizzo and other city officials, and reports of a Securities and Exchange Commission investigation into the city’s municipal bond disclosure.

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