California Engineering Technicians: Schools and Careers

Career Information for Engineering Technicians in California

Fast Facts for Engineering Technicians in California

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

Salaries for Engineering Technicians in California

  • Metro areas with the highest median salaries: Oakland, San Francisco and Oxnard

Schools for Engineering Technicians in California are listed below.

Selected Engineering Technician Schools in California

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  • Programs: Certificate - Industrial Maintenance Technician, Degree - Industrial Maintenance Technician
  • Degrees: Certificate, Associate
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More California Engineering Technician Schools

School Name Campus Highest Award Enrolled
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-Long Beach Long Beach Doctorate 36,868
California State University-Northridge Northridge Doctorate 35,446
California State University-Sacramento Sacramento Doctorate 28,829
Imperial Valley College Imperial Associate 8,682
San Diego State University San Diego Doctorate 35,695

Job Popularity in Metro Areas for Engineering Technicians

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:
Engineering Technicians

Listed below are metro areas ranked by the popularity of jobs for Engineering Technicians 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 540 $76280 3.6
Fresno 80 $55550 0.48
Oxnard 360 $76530 2.39
Thousand Oaks 360 $76530 2.39
Ventura 360 $76530 2.39
Riverside 440 $69280 0.66
San Bernardino 440 $69280 0.66
Ontario 440 $69280 0.66
Sacramento 340 $53900 0.75
Roseville 340 $53900 0.75
Arden 340 $53900 0.75
Arcade 340 $53900 0.75
Salinas 50 $69340 0.59
San Diego 1540 $63690 2.21
Carlsbad 1540 $63690 2.21
Los Angeles 2850 $65020 0.99
Long Beach 2850 $65020 0.99
Anaheim 2850 $65020 0.99
Santa Cruz 40 $59480 0.87
Watsonville 40 $59480 0.87
Santa Maria 110 $73840 1.16
Santa Barbara 110 $73840 1.16
Santa Rosa 120 $47430 1.22
San Francisco 900 $74480 0.81
Oakland 900 $74480 0.81
Hayward 900 $74480 0.81
Stockton 100 $62280 0.85
Lodi 100 $62280 0.85
San Jose 1200 $71640 2.32
Sunnyvale 1200 $71640 2.32
Santa Clara 1200 $71640 2.32
Vallejo 0 $81410 0
Fairfield 0 $81410 0
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