California Elementary and Secondary School Administrators: Schools and Careers

Career Information for Elementary And Secondary School Administrators in California

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Fast Facts for School Administrators in California

  • Cities with highest percentage of jobs relative to population: Madera, Yuba City and Visalia
  • Cities with lowest percentage of jobs relative to population: San Francisco, Santa Ana and San Diego
  • Cities with the highest absolute number of jobs: Riverside, San Diego and Santa Ana

Salaries for School Administrators in California

  • Metro areas with the highest median salaries: San Diego, Santa Ana and San Francisco

Schools for School Administrators in California are listed below.

Selected School Administrators Schools in California

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  • Degrees: Master, Bachelor

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Liberty University provides a world-class education with a solid Christian foundation, equipping men and women with the values, knowledge, and skills essential for success in every aspect of life.

  • Programs: M.Ed. Teaching & Learning: History, AA in Education (Non-Licensure), CERT: Preschool
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More California School Administrators Schools

School Name Campus Highest Award Enrolled
Alliant International University San Diego Doctorate 3,704
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
Concordia University Irvine Irvine Masters 2,392
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 School 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:
School Administrators

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


Madera 70 $102580 1.02
Merced 190 $109920 1.7
Modesto 260 $114120 0.92
Yuba City 110 $113740 1.74
Bakersfield 570 $94010 1.13
Fresno 650 $110630 1.12
Hanford 90 $111480 1.4
Corcoran 90 $111480 1.4
Chico 130 $90800 1.06
El Centro 100 $104040 1.02
Oxnard 450 $110090 0.88
Thousand Oaks 450 $110090 0.88
Ventura 450 $110090 0.88
Redding 90 $105350 0.91
Riverside 1960 $113270 0.88
San Bernardino 1960 $113270 0.88
Ontario 1960 $113270 0.88
Sacramento 1230 $107410 0.83
Roseville 1230 $107410 0.83
Arden 1230 $107410 0.83
Arcade 1230 $107410 0.83
Salinas 250 $114280 0.89
San Diego 1510 $118160 0.66
Carlsbad 1510 $118160 0.66
Los Angeles 5730 $112240 0.6
Long Beach 5730 $112240 0.6
Anaheim 5730 $112240 0.6
Napa 120 $113650 0.97
Santa Cruz 190 $101180 1.21
Watsonville 190 $101180 1.21
Santa Maria 240 $111260 0.77
Santa Barbara 240 $111260 0.77
Santa Rosa 260 $91940 0.81
San Francisco 2500 $111490 0.67
Oakland 2500 $111490 0.67
Hayward 2500 $111490 0.67
Stockton 430 $110780 1.14
Lodi 430 $110780 1.14
San Jose 1130 $117800 0.65
Sunnyvale 1130 $117800 0.65
Santa Clara 1130 $117800 0.65
Vallejo 180 $92840 0.85
Fairfield 180 $92840 0.85
Visalia 300 $112490 1.25
Porterville 300 $112490 1.25
San Luis Obispo 120 $108440 0.64
Paso Robles 120 $108440 0.64
Arroyo Grande 120 $108440 0.64
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