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Fast Facts for Artists in California

  • Cities with highest percentage of jobs relative to population: and San Diego
  • Cities with lowest percentage of jobs relative to population: and Santa Ana
  • Cities with the highest absolute number of jobs: and San Diego

Salaries for Artists in California

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

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Source: Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS) 2016-17, National Center for Education Statistics, http://nces.ed.gov/ipeds/

School Name
Campus
Highest Award
Enrolled
San Diego
Masters
41,361
Walnut
Associates
29,446
Pasadena
Associates
27,165
Fullerton
Associates
24,073
San Marcos
Associates
23,923
Rancho Cucamonga
Associates
22,002
Costa Mesa
Associates
21,731
Whittier
Bachelors
19,220
Valley Glen
Associates
18,643
Cypress
Associates
15,941
Glendale
Associates
15,178
Los Angeles
Associates
14,606
Ventura
Associates
12,851
San Francisco
Masters
12,608
Orange
Associates
12,065
San Francisco
Doctorate
11,003
Fairfield
Associates
9,736
San Mateo
Associates
9,048
Marysville
Associates
6,370
Stockton
Doctorate
6,128
Porterville
Associates
4,259
Los Angeles
Doctorate
3,496
Pasadena
Masters
2,138
Burbank
Masters
1,283
San Diego
Bachelors
1,119
North Hollywood
Bachelors
1,096
Ventura
N/A
109

Job Popularity in Metro Areas for Artists

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:
Artists

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

2017 Occupational Employment Statistics and 2016-26 Employment Projections, Bureau of Labor Statistics, BLS.gov; O*NET® 23.1 Database, O*NET OnLine, National Center for O*NET Development, Employment & Training Administration, U.S. Department of Labor, onetonline.org

Metro Area
Jobs
Annual Median Salary
Los Angeles-Long Beach-Anaheim330 $66,380
Riverside-San Bernardino-OntarioN/A N/A
San Francisco-Oakland-Hayward70 $79,610

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