California Mechanical Engineering Technician Training Programs and Schools

Career Information for Mechanical Engineering Technicians in California

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Fast Facts for Mechanical Engineering Technicians in California

  • Cities with highest percentage of jobs relative to population: San Jose, San Diego and Santa Barbara
  • Cities with lowest percentage of jobs relative to population: Sacramento, Riverside and Bakersfield
  • Cities with the highest absolute number of jobs: San Diego, San Jose and Santa Ana

Salaries for Mechanical Engineering Technicians in California

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

Schools for Mechanical Engineering Technicians in California are listed below.

Selected Mechanical Engineering Technician Schools in California

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More California Mechanical Engineering Technician Schools

School Name Campus Highest Award Enrolled
California Institute of Technology Pasadena Doctorate 2,133
California Maritime Academy Vallejo Bachelor 858
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
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
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 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 Mechanical 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:
Mechanical Engineering Technicians

Listed below are metro areas ranked by the popularity of jobs for Mechanical 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


Modesto 30 $52950 0.55
Bakersfield 90 $65040 0.86
Oxnard 130 $30250 1.2
Thousand Oaks 130 $30250 1.2
Ventura 130 $30250 1.2
Riverside 150 $45700 0.32
San Bernardino 150 $45700 0.32
Ontario 150 $45700 0.32
Sacramento 130 $56330 0.43
Roseville 130 $56330 0.43
Arden 130 $56330 0.43
Arcade 130 $56330 0.43
San Diego 580 $66270 1.2
Carlsbad 580 $66270 1.2
Los Angeles 1820 $62670 0.91
Long Beach 1820 $62670 0.91
Anaheim 1820 $62670 0.91
Santa Maria 0 $63790 0
Santa Barbara 0 $63790 0
San Francisco 300 $67540 0.39
Oakland 300 $67540 0.39
Hayward 300 $67540 0.39
San Jose 860 $57430 2.4
Sunnyvale 860 $57430 2.4
Santa Clara 860 $57430 2.4
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