California Electronics Engineers: Schools and Careers

Career Information for Electronics Engineers in California

Fast Facts for Electronics Engineers in California

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

Salaries for Electronics Engineers in California

  • Metro areas with the highest median salaries: San Jose, San Luis Obispo and Santa Barbara

Schools for Electronics Engineers in California are listed below.

Selected Electronics Engineering Schools in California

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More California Electronics Engineering Schools

School Name Campus Highest Award Enrolled
California Institute of Technology Pasadena Doctorate 2,133
California Polytechnic State University-San Luis Obispo San Luis Obispo Masters 19,777
California State Polytechnic University-Pomona Pomona Masters 21,477
California State University-Chico Chico Masters 17,034
California State University-Fresno Fresno Doctorate 22,383
California State University-Fullerton Fullerton Doctorate 37,130
California State University-Long Beach Long Beach Doctorate 36,868
California State University-Los Angeles Los Angeles Doctorate 21,051
California State University-Northridge Northridge Doctorate 35,446
California State University-Sacramento Sacramento Doctorate 28,829
Loyola Marymount University Los Angeles Doctorate & First Professional 8,977
Northwestern Polytechnic University Fremont Doctorate 784
San Diego State University San Diego Doctorate 35,695
San Francisco State University San Francisco Doctorate 30,125
San Jose State University San Jose Masters 31,906
Santa Clara University Santa Clara Doctorate & First Professional 8,685
Southern California Institute of Technology Anaheim Bachelor 396
Stanford University Stanford Doctorate & First Professional 19,782
University of California-Berkeley Berkeley Doctorate & First Professional 34,940
University of California-Davis Davis Doctorate & First Professional 29,796
University of California-Irvine Irvine Doctorate & First Professional 26,483
University of California-Los Angeles Los Angeles Doctorate & First Professional 37,476
University of California-Riverside Riverside Doctorate 17,187
University of California-San Diego La Jolla Doctorate & First Professional 27,020
University of California-Santa Barbara Santa Barbara Doctorate 21,410
University of California-Santa Cruz Santa Cruz Doctorate 15,825
University of San Diego San Diego Doctorate 7,504
University of Southern California Los Angeles Doctorate & First Professional 33,408
University of the Pacific Stockton Doctorate 6,235

Job Popularity in Metro Areas for Electronics Engineers

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:
Electronics Engineers

Listed below are metro areas ranked by the popularity of jobs for Electronics Engineers 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 710 $107970 2.46
Fresno 140 $91770 0.43
Oxnard 1350 $106840 4.64
Thousand Oaks 1350 $106840 4.64
Ventura 1350 $106840 4.64
Riverside 980 $101310 0.76
San Bernardino 980 $101310 0.76
Ontario 980 $101310 0.76
Sacramento 930 $106670 1.08
Roseville 930 $106670 1.08
Arden 930 $106670 1.08
Arcade 930 $106670 1.08
Salinas 30 $97080 0.19
San Diego 4600 $112240 3.46
Carlsbad 4600 $112240 3.46
Los Angeles 9160 $110950 1.66
Long Beach 9160 $110950 1.66
Anaheim 9160 $110950 1.66
Modesto 60 $87200 0.36
Santa Cruz 50 $87750 0.55
Watsonville 50 $87750 0.55
Santa Maria 400 $107730 2.26
Santa Barbara 400 $107730 2.26
Santa Rosa 240 $107520 1.29
San Francisco 4340 $108450 2.02
Oakland 4340 $108450 2.02
Hayward 4340 $108450 2.02
Stockton 70 $104830 0.33
Lodi 70 $104830 0.33
San Jose 7070 $125940 7.12
Sunnyvale 7070 $125940 7.12
Santa Clara 7070 $125940 7.12
San Luis Obispo 60 $86760 0.59
Paso Robles 60 $86760 0.59
Arroyo Grande 60 $86760 0.59
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