California Preschool and Child Care Administrators: Schools and Careers

Career Information for Preschool And Child Care Administrators in California

Fast Facts for Preschool Administrators in California

  • Cities with highest percentage of jobs relative to population: El Centro, Napa and Chico
  • Cities with lowest percentage of jobs relative to population: Modesto, Sacramento and Riverside
  • Cities with the highest absolute number of jobs: Oakland, San Jose and Santa Ana

Salaries for Preschool Administrators in California

  • Metro areas with the highest median salaries: San Francisco, Santa Barbara and Modesto

Schools for Preschool Administrators in California are listed below.

Selected Preschool Administrators Schools in California

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  • Programs: BA/Early Childhood Education Administration, BA/Early Childhood Education Administration - Infant and Toddler Care, MA/Education - Family and Community Services, more...
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  • Programs: Master of Education - Teacher Leadership
  • Degrees: Master

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  • Programs: M.S. in Education in Early Childhood Special Education
  • Degrees: Master

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More California Preschool Administrators Schools

School Name Campus Highest Award Enrolled
Alliant International University San Diego Doctorate 3,704
Butte College Oroville Associate 12,228
California State University-Channel Islands Camarillo Masters 3,599
California State University-East Bay Hayward Masters 13,124
California State University-Fresno Fresno Doctorate 22,383
California State University-Northridge Northridge Doctorate 35,446
California State University-San Bernardino San Bernardino Doctorate 17,066
Chapman University Orange Doctorate 6,022
Chapman University-University College Orange Masters 6,328
Fielding Graduate University Santa Barbara Doctorate 1,595
Fresno Pacific University Fresno Masters 2,391
Loyola Marymount University Los Angeles Doctorate & First Professional 8,977
Mills College Oakland Doctorate 1,446
Mount St Mary's College Los Angeles Doctorate 2,366
National University La Jolla Masters 26,363
Notre Dame de Namur University Belmont Masters 1,491
Pepperdine University Malibu Doctorate & First Professional 7,582
Point Loma Nazarene University San Diego Masters 3,480
Saint Marys College of California Moraga Doctorate 3,801
Santa Clara University Santa Clara Doctorate & First Professional 8,685
Simpson University Redding Masters 1,076
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-San Diego La Jolla Doctorate & First Professional 27,020
University of California-Santa Barbara Santa Barbara Doctorate 21,410
University of La Verne La Verne Doctorate & First Professional 7,370
University of San Diego San Diego Doctorate 7,504
University of San Francisco San Francisco Doctorate & First Professional 8,714
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 Preschool Administrators

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:
Preschool Administrators

Listed below are metro areas ranked by the popularity of jobs for Preschool Administrators 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 0 $37470 0
Fresno 290 $44530 2.52
Chico 0 $41250 0
Oxnard 180 $47400 1.83
Thousand Oaks 180 $47400 1.83
Ventura 180 $47400 1.83
Riverside 360 $43800 0.8
San Bernardino 360 $43800 0.8
Ontario 360 $43800 0.8
Sacramento 400 $36010 1.35
Roseville 400 $36010 1.35
Arden 400 $36010 1.35
Arcade 400 $36010 1.35
Salinas 50 $82770 0.87
San Diego 460 $58630 0.99
Carlsbad 460 $58630 0.99
Los Angeles 2080 $54130 1.09
Long Beach 2080 $54130 1.09
Anaheim 2080 $54130 1.09
Santa Cruz 80 $50830 2.53
Watsonville 80 $50830 2.53
Santa Maria 60 $48090 1.04
Santa Barbara 60 $48090 1.04
Santa Rosa 80 $44910 1.22
San Francisco 1710 $56100 2.3
Oakland 1710 $56100 2.3
Hayward 1710 $56100 2.3
Stockton 90 $35720 1.2
Lodi 90 $35720 1.2
San Jose 750 $57710 2.17
Sunnyvale 750 $57710 2.17
Santa Clara 750 $57710 2.17
Vallejo 0 $46620 0
Fairfield 0 $46620 0
San Luis Obispo 30 $56520 0.88
Paso Robles 30 $56520 0.88
Arroyo Grande 30 $56520 0.88
Modesto 40 $46150 0.71
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