California Industrial Engineers: Schools and Careers

Career Information for Industrial Engineers in California

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Fast Facts for Industrial Engineers in California

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

Salaries for Industrial Engineers in California

  • Metro areas with the highest median salaries: Bakersfield, San Jose and Santa Rosa

Schools for Industrial Engineers in California are listed below.

Selected Industrial Engineering Schools in California

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

School Name Campus Highest Award Enrolled
California Polytechnic State University-San Luis Obispo San Luis Obispo Masters 19,777
California State Polytechnic University-Pomona Pomona Masters 21,477
San Jose State University San Jose Masters 31,906
Stanford University Stanford Doctorate & First Professional 19,782
University of San Diego San Diego Doctorate 7,504
University of Southern California Los Angeles Doctorate & First Professional 33,408

Job Popularity in Metro Areas for Industrial 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:
Industrial Engineers

Listed below are metro areas ranked by the popularity of jobs for Industrial 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 610 $117820 1.16
Fresno 150 $85450 0.24
Oxnard 520 $86740 0.98
Thousand Oaks 520 $86740 0.98
Ventura 520 $86740 0.98
Riverside 820 $73320 0.35
San Bernardino 820 $73320 0.35
Ontario 820 $73320 0.35
Sacramento 540 $92060 0.34
Roseville 540 $92060 0.34
Arden 540 $92060 0.34
Arcade 540 $92060 0.34
San Diego 3100 $93150 1.28
Carlsbad 3100 $93150 1.28
Los Angeles 9700 $96910 0.96
Long Beach 9700 $96910 0.96
Anaheim 9700 $96910 0.96
Merced 60 $78790 0.51
Modesto 140 $77180 0.48
Santa Maria 500 $98640 1.53
Santa Barbara 500 $98640 1.53
Santa Rosa 420 $91560 1.24
San Francisco 3060 $100740 0.78
Oakland 3060 $100740 0.78
Hayward 3060 $100740 0.78
Stockton 90 $81330 0.24
Lodi 90 $81330 0.24
San Jose 4320 $114900 2.38
Sunnyvale 4320 $114900 2.38
Santa Clara 4320 $114900 2.38
Vallejo 0 $96250 0
Fairfield 0 $96250 0
Visalia 80 $94930 0.3
Porterville 80 $94930 0.3
San Luis Obispo 100 $78450 0.49
Paso Robles 100 $78450 0.49
Arroyo Grande 100 $78450 0.49
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