California Health Technologists and Technicians: Schools and Careers

Career Information for Health Technologists And Technicians in California

Fast Facts for Health Technologists And Technicians in California

  • Cities with highest percentage of jobs relative to population: Modesto, Oxnard and Merced
  • Cities with lowest percentage of jobs relative to population: Bakersfield, Santa Rosa and Salinas
  • Cities with the highest absolute number of jobs: Riverside, Santa Ana and San Jose

Salaries for Health Technologists And Technicians in California

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

Schools for Health Technologists And Technicians in California are listed below.

Selected Health Technology And Technician Schools in California

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Intercoast Colleges
Fairfield, Rancho Cordova

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  • Programs: Pharmacy Technician
  • Degrees: Certificate

At Glendale Career College, your success is our success! Our short-term allied health training programs will give you the skills to become part of the ever-growing healthcare field. Your decision to continue your education with Glendale Career College will prove to be a rewarding experience.

  • Programs: Surgical Technology, Central Service Instrument Technician
  • Degrees: Certificate
San Joaquin Valley College
Bakersfield, Hesperia, Lancaster, Ontario, Salida, Temecula, Visalia

San Joaquin Valley College - A Private Junior College.

  • Programs: Degree - Diagnostic Medical Sonography, Certificate - Pharmacy Technology, Degree - Pharmacy Technology
  • Degrees: Associate, Certificate

Since 1888, The University of Scranton has grounded its education in Catholic and Jesuit principles based on intellectual growth and integrity, all of which shape the online master’s and certificate programs.

  • Programs: Online MS in Health Informatics
  • Degrees: Master
Unitek College
Concord, Fremont, San Jose

Unitek College™ is a privately held vocational school dedicated to helping you gain the skills needed to advance your career or begin a brand new career. 

  • Programs: Pharmacy Technician
  • Degrees: Certificate

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Brightwood College offers accelerated programs that combine flexible schedules and professional instruction to create a rewarding learning experience for individuals focused on gaining the skills for specific careers. Brightwood College is owned and operated by Education Corporation of America.

  • Programs: X-Ray Technician/Back Office Medical Assistant, Pharmacy Technician
  • Degrees: Diploma
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More California Health Technology And Technician Schools

School Name Campus Highest Award Enrolled
University of Southern California Los Angeles Doctorate & First Professional 33,408

Job Popularity in Metro Areas for Health Technologists And 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:
Health Technologists And Technicians

Listed below are metro areas ranked by the popularity of jobs for Health Technologists And 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 310 $37800 1.39
Fresno 470 $53060 1.82
Hanford 60 $54610 1.92
Corcoran 60 $54610 1.92
Chico 0 $53010 0
Oxnard 130 $40930 0.59
Thousand Oaks 130 $40930 0.59
Ventura 130 $40930 0.59
Redding 70 $43920 1.68
Riverside 1630 $39340 1.65
San Bernardino 1630 $39340 1.65
Ontario 1630 $39340 1.65
Sacramento 800 $56440 1.21
Roseville 800 $56440 1.21
Arden 800 $56440 1.21
Arcade 800 $56440 1.21
Salinas 90 $53610 0.73
San Diego 1120 $45000 1.1
Carlsbad 1120 $45000 1.1
Los Angeles 4520 $44750 1.06
Long Beach 4520 $44750 1.06
Anaheim 4520 $44750 1.06
Merced 110 $36930 2.34
Modesto 210 $43330 1.64
Napa 80 $43100 1.51
Santa Cruz 0 $58670 0
Watsonville 0 $58670 0
Santa Maria 70 $56490 0.52
Santa Barbara 70 $56490 0.52
Santa Rosa 110 $53880 0.79
San Francisco 1420 $58270 0.86
Oakland 1420 $58270 0.86
Hayward 1420 $58270 0.86
Stockton 200 $41730 1.23
Lodi 200 $41730 1.23
San Jose 590 $57030 0.77
Sunnyvale 590 $57030 0.77
Santa Clara 590 $57030 0.77
Vallejo 280 $43730 3.02
Fairfield 280 $43730 3.02
Visalia 130 $38130 1.2
Porterville 130 $38130 1.2
San Luis Obispo 70 $42810 0.86
Paso Robles 70 $42810 0.86
Arroyo Grande 70 $42810 0.86
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