California Bus and Truck Mechanics: Schools and Careers

Career Information for Bus And Truck Mechanics in California

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Fast Facts for Bus And Truck Mechanics in California

  • Cities with highest percentage of jobs relative to population: Bakersfield, Fresno and Stockton
  • Cities with lowest percentage of jobs relative to population: San Francisco, Santa Rosa and Oxnard
  • Cities with the highest absolute number of jobs: Riverside, Santa Ana and San Diego

Salaries for Bus And Truck Mechanics in California

  • Metro areas with the highest median salaries: Napa, Oakland and San Jose

Schools for Bus And Truck Mechanics in California are listed below.

Selected Bus Mechanic Schools in California

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More California Bus Mechanic Schools

School Name Campus Highest Award Enrolled
Allan Hancock College Santa Maria Associate 13,176
American River College Sacramento Associate 33,821
Antelope Valley College Lancaster Associate 13,312
Bakersfield College Bakersfield Associate 17,405
Barstow Community College Barstow Associate 2,906
Butte College Oroville Associate 12,228
Cerritos College Norwalk Associate 22,273
Cerro Coso Community College Ridgecrest Associate 4,577
Chabot College Hayward Associate 13,229
Chaffey College Rancho Cucamonga Associate 18,736
Citrus College Glendora Associate 11,467
City College of San Francisco San Francisco Associate 46,411
College of Alameda Alameda Associate 5,979
College of Marin Kentfield Associate 6,476
College of the Canyons Santa Clarita Associate 17,499
College of the Desert Palm Desert Associate 8,597
College of the Redwoods Eureka Associate 6,025
College of the Sequoias Visalia Associate 11,697
Columbia College Sonora Sonora Associate 2,734
Contra Costa College San Pablo Associate 7,147
Copper Mountain Community College Joshua Tree Associate 1,673
Cosumnes River College Sacramento Associate 12,967
Cuesta College San Luis Obispo Associate 10,920
Cuyamaca College El Cajon Associate 9,358
Cypress College Cypress Associate 13,592
De Anza College Cupertino Associate 24,115
East Los Angeles College Monterey Park Associate 28,889
El Camino College Torrance Associate 24,895
El Camino College-Compton Center Compton Associate 3,641
Evergreen Valley College San Jose Associate 8,707
Fresno City College Fresno Associate 21,624
Fullerton College Fullerton Associate 20,719
Golden West College Huntington Beach Associate 13,354
Hartnell College Salinas Associate 9,890
Imperial Valley College Imperial Associate 8,682
Las Positas College Livermore Associate 8,024
Lassen Community College Susanville Associate 1,829
Long Beach City College Long Beach Associate 25,536
Los Angeles Pierce College Woodland Hills Associate 19,526
Los Angeles Trade Technical College Los Angeles Associate 13,194
Los Medanos College Pittsburg Associate 8,360
Mendocino College Ukiah Associate 4,347
Merced College Merced Associate 10,890
MiraCosta College Oceanside Associate 10,682
Modesto Junior College Modesto Associate 18,546
Monterey Peninsula College Monterey Associate 9,238
Mount Jacinto College San Jacinto Associate 14,197
Oxnard College Oxnard Associate 6,803
Palo Verde College Blythe Associate 3,831
Palomar College San Marcos Associate 27,222
Pasadena City College Pasadena Associate 26,672
Reedley College Reedley Associate 12,158
Rio Hondo College Whittier Associate 21,041
Riverside Community College Riverside Associate 30,961
Saddleback College Mission Viejo Associate 18,371
San Bernardino Valley College San Bernardino Associate 12,839
San Diego Miramar College San Diego Associate 10,650
San Joaquin Delta College Stockton Associate 18,668
Santa Ana College Santa Ana Associate 33,514
Santa Barbara City College Santa Barbara Associate 21,632
Santa Rosa Junior College Santa Rosa Associate 25,626
Shasta College Redding Associate 9,102
Sierra College Rocklin Associate 18,859
Skyline College San Bruno Associate 8,359
Solano Community College Fairfield Associate 11,163
Taft College Taft Associate 9,328
Ventura College Ventura Associate 12,603
Victor Valley College Victorville Associate 10,149
Yuba College Marysville Associate 9,904

Job Popularity in Metro Areas for Bus And Truck Mechanics

The map below shows job statistics for the career type by metro area, for California. A table below the map shows job popularity and salaries across the state.

Metro Areas Rated for Popularity for:
Bus And Truck Mechanics

Listed below are metro areas ranked by the popularity of jobs for Bus And Truck Mechanics relative to the population of the city, as of 2008. Salary data was obtained from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics.

A Relative Popularity of 1.0 means that the city has an average number of the particular job, for its population, compared to the rest of the US. Higher numbers mean proportionally more jobs of that type.

Metro Area Jobs Salary


Bakersfield 670 $48730 1.25
Fresno 610 $51210 0.99
Hanford 90 $43190 1.24
Corcoran 90 $43190 1.24
El Centro 50 $30610 0.53
Oxnard 230 $53240 0.43
Thousand Oaks 230 $53240 0.43
Ventura 230 $53240 0.43
Redding 90 $42070 0.87
Riverside 3660 $45110 1.53
San Bernardino 3660 $45110 1.53
Ontario 3660 $45110 1.53
Sacramento 1440 $51940 0.9
Roseville 1440 $51940 0.9
Arden 1440 $51940 0.9
Arcade 1440 $51940 0.9
Salinas 130 $45180 0.46
Los Angeles 6030 $54340 0.59
Long Beach 6030 $54340 0.59
Anaheim 6030 $54340 0.59
Madera 50 $40520 0.64
Merced 100 $36360 0.85
Modesto 370 $46580 1.22
Napa 70 $52370 0.52
San Diego 1650 $52480 0.67
Carlsbad 1650 $52480 0.67
Santa Cruz 60 $53890 0.39
Watsonville 60 $53890 0.39
Santa Maria 130 $52920 0.38
Santa Barbara 130 $52920 0.38
Santa Rosa 190 $54090 0.54
Stockton 680 $46530 1.71
Lodi 680 $46530 1.71
San Francisco 2540 $59860 0.64
Oakland 2540 $59860 0.64
Hayward 2540 $59860 0.64
San Jose 710 $65050 0.38
Sunnyvale 710 $65050 0.38
Santa Clara 710 $65050 0.38
Vallejo 120 $54330 0.52
Fairfield 120 $54330 0.52
Visalia 160 $36800 0.6
Porterville 160 $36800 0.6
Yuba City 40 $43330 0.59
San Luis Obispo 120 $47900 0.57
Paso Robles 120 $47900 0.57
Arroyo Grande 120 $47900 0.57
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