California Public Relations Managers: Schools and Careers

Career Information for Public Relations Managers in California

Fast Facts for Public Relations Managers in California

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

Salaries for Public Relations Managers in California

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

Schools for Public Relations Managers in California are listed below.

Selected Public Relations Manager Training Schools in California

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More California Public Relations Manager Training Schools

School Name Campus Highest Award Enrolled
Allan Hancock College Santa Maria Associate 13,176
Alliant International University San Diego Doctorate 3,704
American River College Sacramento Associate 33,821
Antelope Valley College Lancaster Associate 13,312
Azusa Pacific University Azusa Doctorate 8,084
Bakersfield College Bakersfield Associate 17,405
Barstow Community College Barstow Associate 2,906
Berkeley City College Berkeley Associate 5,287
Bethany University Scotts Valley Masters 537
Biola University La Mirada Doctorate & First Professional 5,830
Cabrillo College Aptos Associate 15,114
California Baptist University Riverside Masters 3,775
California State Polytechnic University-Pomona Pomona Masters 21,477
California State University-Bakersfield Bakersfield Masters 7,700
California State University-Channel Islands Camarillo Masters 3,599
California State University-Chico Chico Masters 17,034
California State University-Dominguez Hills Carson Masters 12,082
California State University-East Bay Hayward Masters 13,124
California State University-Fresno Fresno Doctorate 22,383
California State University-Fullerton Fullerton Doctorate 37,130
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
California State University-San Bernardino San Bernardino Doctorate 17,066
California State University-San Marcos San Marcos Masters 9,159
California State University-Stanislaus Turlock Doctorate 8,836
Cerritos College Norwalk Associate 22,273
Cerro Coso Community College Ridgecrest Associate 4,577
Chabot College Hayward Associate 13,229
Chapman University Orange Doctorate 6,022
Citrus College Glendora Associate 11,467
City College of San Francisco San Francisco Associate 46,411
Claremont McKenna College Claremont Bachelor 1,135
College of Alameda Alameda Associate 5,979
College of Marin Kentfield Associate 6,476
College of San Mateo San Mateo Associate 10,516
College of the Desert Palm Desert Associate 8,597
College of the Redwoods Eureka Associate 6,025
College of the Sequoias Visalia Associate 11,697
Columbia College Sonora Sonora Associate 2,734
Concordia University Irvine Irvine Masters 2,392
Copper Mountain Community College Joshua Tree Associate 1,673
Cosumnes River College Sacramento Associate 12,967
Cuyamaca College El Cajon Associate 9,358
Cypress College Cypress Associate 13,592
De Anza College Cupertino Associate 24,115
Diablo Valley College Pleasant Hill Associate 19,768
Dominican University of California San Rafael Masters 2,125
East San Gabriel Valley Regional Occupational Program West Covina Associate 672
Feather River College Quincy Associate 1,688
Folsom Lake College Folsom Associate 8,193
Fresno Pacific University Fresno Masters 2,391
Fullerton College Fullerton Associate 20,719
Gavilan College Gilroy Associate 6,049
Glendale Community College Glendale Glendale Associate 16,827
Golden West College Huntington Beach Associate 13,354
Grossmont College El Cajon Associate 17,359
Holy Names University Oakland Masters 1,114
Lake Tahoe Community College South Lake Tahoe Associate 2,576
Las Positas College Livermore Associate 8,024
Long Beach City College Long Beach Associate 25,536
Los Angeles City College Los Angeles Associate 17,204
Los Angeles Harbor College Wilmington Associate 8,850
Los Angeles Mission College Sylmar Associate 8,493
Los Angeles Pierce College Woodland Hills Associate 19,526
Los Angeles Southwest College Los Angeles Associate 6,095
Los Medanos College Pittsburg Associate 8,360
Loyola Marymount University Los Angeles Doctorate & First Professional 8,977
Mendocino College Ukiah Associate 4,347
Merced College Merced Associate 10,890
Merritt College Oakland Associate 6,944
MiraCosta College Oceanside Associate 10,682
Mission College Santa Clara Associate 8,832
Monterey Peninsula College Monterey Associate 9,238
Moorpark College Moorpark Associate 14,495
Mount St Mary's College Los Angeles Doctorate 2,366
Mt San Antonio College Walnut Associate 29,842
Napa Valley College Napa Associate 7,169
Notre Dame de Namur University Belmont Masters 1,491
Ohlone College Fremont Associate 11,083
Orange Coast College Costa Mesa Associate 24,424
Oxnard College Oxnard Associate 6,803
Pacific States University Los Angeles Doctorate 213
Pacific Union College Angwin Masters 1,363
Palo Verde College Blythe Associate 3,831
Palomar College San Marcos Associate 27,222
Pasadena City College Pasadena Associate 26,672
Pepperdine University Malibu Doctorate & First Professional 7,582
Point Loma Nazarene University San Diego Masters 3,480
Porterville College Porterville Associate 3,773
Reedley College Reedley Associate 12,158
Riverside Community College Riverside Associate 30,961
Sacramento City College Sacramento Associate 24,596
Saddleback College Mission Viejo Associate 18,371
Saint Marys College of California Moraga Doctorate 3,801
San Diego Christian College El Cajon Bachelor 489
San Diego City College San Diego Associate 17,013
San Diego Mesa College San Diego Associate 21,437
San Diego State University San Diego Doctorate 35,695
San Francisco State University San Francisco Doctorate 30,125
San Joaquin Delta College Stockton Associate 18,668
San Jose City College San Jose Associate 9,805
San Jose State University San Jose Masters 31,906
Santa Barbara City College Santa Barbara Associate 21,632
Santa Clara University Santa Clara Doctorate & First Professional 8,685
Santa Rosa Junior College Santa Rosa Associate 25,626
Shasta College Redding Associate 9,102
Sierra College Rocklin Associate 18,859
Simpson University Redding Masters 1,076
Solano Community College Fairfield Associate 11,163
Sonoma State University Rohnert Park Masters 8,770
Stanford University Stanford Doctorate & First Professional 19,782
Taft College Taft Associate 9,328
The Master's College and Seminary Santa Clarita Doctorate & First Professional 1,511
University of California-Davis Davis Doctorate & First Professional 29,796
University of California-San Diego La Jolla Doctorate & First Professional 27,020
University of California-Santa Barbara Santa Barbara Doctorate 21,410
University of California-Santa Cruz Santa Cruz Doctorate 15,825
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
Vanguard University of Southern California Costa Mesa Masters 2,254
Ventura College Ventura Associate 12,603
Victor Valley College Victorville Associate 10,149
West Los Angeles College Culver City Associate 9,975
West Valley College Saratoga Associate 11,210
Westmont College Santa Barbara Bachelor 1,337

Job Popularity in Metro Areas for Public Relations Managers

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:
Public Relations Managers

Listed below are metro areas ranked by the popularity of jobs for Public Relations Managers 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 80 $66590 0.64
Fresno 140 $83000 0.91
Oxnard 90 $117620 0.72
Thousand Oaks 90 $117620 0.72
Ventura 90 $117620 0.72
Riverside 220 $92150 0.39
San Bernardino 220 $92150 0.39
Ontario 220 $92150 0.39
Sacramento 430 $113960 1.13
Roseville 430 $113960 1.13
Arden 430 $113960 1.13
Arcade 430 $113960 1.13
Salinas 40 $71250 0.53
San Diego 570 $114720 0.96
Carlsbad 570 $114720 0.96
Los Angeles 2280 $119380 0.93
Long Beach 2280 $119380 0.93
Anaheim 2280 $119380 0.93
Santa Cruz 50 $107380 1.28
Watsonville 50 $107380 1.28
Santa Maria 140 $104860 1.76
Santa Barbara 140 $104860 1.76
Santa Rosa 50 $73240 0.63
San Francisco 1830 $126310 1.91
Oakland 1830 $126310 1.91
Hayward 1830 $126310 1.91
Stockton 30 $98150 0.32
Lodi 30 $98150 0.32
San Jose 470 $141680 1.06
Sunnyvale 470 $141680 1.06
Santa Clara 470 $141680 1.06
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