Guruvayur temple had about 13000 acres of land until the Kerala Land Reforms Act came to force. Presently the Devaswom has 267 acres of land including that purchased after the Act. The major income of Devaswom is from the temple as offering to the lord. Devaswom has revenue of 250 Crore an year and expense of 220 crore (aproximate). Other sources of income are the receipts from land and buildings, Guest houses, interest from investments and endowments, livestock, grants and fees etc. There are about 752 permanent staff and many part-time and contract laborers working under the Devaswom.