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Fast Facts for Massage Therapists in California

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

Salaries for Massage Therapists in California

  • Metro areas with the highest median salaries: San Jose, San Francisco and Riverside

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  • Massage Therapy/Therapist
  • One of the largest massage therapy schools in the nation, leader in massage therapy education for over 30 years.
  • First massage school in California to be nationally accredited.
  • Convenient Morning, Afternoon & Evening Schedules across all 7 campuses, choose the schedule that best fits your lifestyle.
  • NHI offers lifetime career placement assistance and holds partnerships with a variety of employers.
  • Our mission is to help you find work you love. In 2013 & 2014 over 87% of our graduates were working in the field of massage therapy.
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San Francisco
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  • Massage Therapy
  • At American Career College, we provide hands-on training for students who are ready for change.
  • The diploma and associate programs offered at ACC can change the direction of your healthcare career.
  • 5 campus locations in Southern California and 13 programs in healthcare fields.
Programs
  • Massage Therapy
  • Offers career programs in accounting, cosmetology, massage therapy, physical fitness training, and more.
  • Provides hands-on training led by instructors who have relevant, on-the-job experience.
  • Each campus features a public salon and spa for student practice.
  • Campuses are accredited by the Accrediting Council for Continuing Education and Training (ACCET) and Council on Occupational Education (COE).
  • 11 campuses across California, Texas, Nevada and Idaho, as well as 8 additional Milan Institute of Cosmetology campuses.
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Sparks
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Programs
  • Massage Therapy
  • Esthetician / Massage Therapy
Start your career with training from Blake Austin College - Beauty Academy. We offer programs in cosmetology, massage therapy, and holistic health, plus a combination esthetics/massage program.
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Vacaville
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Programs
  • Advanced Professional Massage Therapy Program
  • Physical Therapy Aide/Sports Rehab Program
  • Offers training in various types of massage therapy, physical therapy/sports rehab, and personal fitness training & wellness.
  • Teaches in an environment that promotes learning and encourages empathetic and compassionate therapists.
  • Career service professionals work directly with students from the start of their program, and help them pursue employment in day spas, luxury hotels, cruise ships, and other locations.
  • Students can work in the SOCHI Massage Clinic to gain experience and build their career skills.
  • Financial aid representatives help students develop a personalized financial plan to finance their tuition.
Programs
  • Diploma - Massage
Fremont College traces its roots to Platt College’s founding in St. Joseph, Missouri, in 1879, and the Southern California branch campus was established in 1986. The most significant evolution of the College started when its third CEO, Dr. Sabrina Kay, assumed leadership in 2007. Fremont College became an innovative center adopting the framework of Work-Based Learning Leadership at the Wharton School and Dr. Kay’s thesis on improved learning through practice and collaboration.
Programs
  • Massage Therapy
  • A Better Business Bureau (BBB) Accredited Business, with an A+ rating.
  • Computer Support Technician program is based on guidelines set by the Computer Technology Industry Association (CompTIA) and Microsoft.
  • Offers free student services, including tutoring, campus internet access, career placement, and a student lounge.
  • Accredited by the Council on Occupational Education (COE).
  • 2 locations in Cathedral City and Twentynine Palms, California.
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Cathedral City
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  • Rehabilitation Sciences (Master of Science) - Online
  • Rehabilitation Sciences (Certificate) - Online
  • For the 12th consecutive year, Cal U was named one for the best schools in the Northeast by The Princeton Review 
  • Recognized by the U.S. News and World Report for: Best Online Programs, Bachelor’s 2017, Best Online Programs, Grad Education 2017 and Best Online Programs, Bachelor’s for Veterans 2017
  • Quality Online courses at Cal U have the same objectives, content and learning outcomes as campus-based programs and are taught by the same expert professors.
  • Offers private school amenities at a public school cost. Student-to-teacher ratio of 20:1
  • CAL U online programs complete an annual assessment of student learning to ensure outcomes are focused on your success in career entry, advancement or enhancement!
Programs
  • Respiratory Therapy (AS)
  • Offers several scholarship opportunities for students who qualify.
  • Laptop computers are issued to each student at the beginning of their program.
  • Provides programs in health care, business, information technology, and graphic arts.
  • Respiratory Therapy program is accredited by the Commission on Accreditation for Respiratory Care (CoARC).
  • Accredited by the Accrediting Commission of Career Schools and Colleges (ACCSC).

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San Diego
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More California Massage Therapy Schools

2016 Occupational Employment Statistics and 2014-24 Employment Projections, Bureau of Labor Statistics, BLS.gov; 2014-24 State Occupational Projections, Projections Central, projectionscentral.com

School Name
Campus
Highest Award
Enrolled
South Gate
Associate
103
Lancaster
Associate
834
Cupertino
Associate
24,115
Fullerton
Associate
20,719
Monterey
Associate
9,238
San Diego
Doctorate
515
Saratoga
Associate
11,210

Job Popularity in Metro Areas for Massage Therapists

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:
Massage Therapists

Listed below are metro areas ranked by the popularity of jobs for Massage Therapists relative to the population of the city. Salary data was obtained from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics.

2016 Occupational Employment Statistics and 2014-24 Employment Projections, Bureau of Labor Statistics, BLS.gov; 2014-24 State Occupational Projections, Projections Central, projectionscentral.com

Metro Area
Jobs
Annual Median Salary
Bakersfield N/A $42,240
Chico N/A $28,730
Fresno N/A $37,360
Sacramento 900 $34,380
Roseville 900 $34,380
Arden 900 $34,380
Arcade 900 $34,380
Salinas 180 $47,460
Los Angeles 7100 $41,200
Long Beach 7100 $41,200
Anaheim 7100 $41,200
Napa 390 $40,330
Oxnard 130 $35,730
Thousand Oaks 130 $35,730
Ventura 130 $35,730
Riverside 1320 $35,290
San Bernardino 1320 $35,290
Ontario 1320 $35,290
San Diego 1600 $35,650
Carlsbad 1600 $35,650
Santa Rosa 270 $63,170
San Francisco 2510 $43,250
Oakland 2510 $43,250
Hayward 2510 $43,250
San Jose 740 $50,430
Sunnyvale 740 $50,430
Santa Clara 740 $50,430
Vallejo 60 $36,550
Fairfield 60 $36,550
Santa Maria 260 $49,060
Santa Barbara 260 $49,060

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