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Fast Facts for Child Care Workers in California

  • Cities with highest percentage of jobs relative to population: Redding, Yuba City and Merced
  • Cities with lowest percentage of jobs relative to population: Santa Barbara, Santa Ana and Stockton
  • Cities with the highest absolute number of jobs: Riverside, San Diego and Sacramento

Salaries for Child Care Workers in California

  • Metro areas with the highest median salaries: San Francisco, Napa and Santa Rosa

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More California Child Care Worker Schools

Source: Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS) 2018-19, National Center for Education Statistics, http://nces.ed.gov/ipeds/

School Name
Campus
Highest Award
Total Enrollment
Sacramento
Associates
31,366
Walnut
Associates
29,346
San Francisco
Associates
27,008
Pasadena
Associates
26,862
San Marcos
Associates
23,917
Fullerton
Associates
22,644
Norwalk
Associates
21,745
Sacramento
Associates
21,379
Costa Mesa
Associates
21,122
Santa Clarita
Associates
20,850
Pleasant Hill
Associates
20,271
Mission Viejo
Associates
19,421
Rocklin
Associates
18,314
Stockton
Associates
18,209
Modesto
Bachelors
17,908
El Cajon
Associates
17,835
Valley Glen
Associates
16,194
San Diego
Associates
15,066
Los Altos Hills
Bachelors
14,732
Sacramento
Associates
14,193
Los Angeles
Associates
13,909
Glendale
Associates
13,892
San Bernardino
Associates
13,837
Oceanside
Bachelors
13,720
Irvine
Associates
13,052
Victorville
Associates
12,231
Culver City
Bachelors
11,743
Palm Desert
Associates
11,412
Aptos
Associates
11,321
Oroville
Associates
10,872
Sylmar
Associates
9,882
Folsom
Associates
8,575
La Verne
Doctorate
8,064
Santa Clara
Associates
7,780
Compton
Associates
7,046
Ridgecrest
Associates
6,074
Blythe
Associates
4,118
Oakland
Doctorate
1,257

Metro Areas Rated for Popularity for:
Child Care Workers

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

2019 Occupational Employment Statistics and 2018-28 Employment Projections, Bureau of Labor Statistics, BLS.gov

Metro Area
Jobs
Annual Median Salary
Madera80 $27,670
San Luis Obispo-Paso Robles-Arroyo Grande370 $25,630
Santa Cruz-Watsonville490 $26,780
Visalia-Porterville1190 $26,550
Redding270 $27,900
Salinas460 $31,390
San Francisco-Oakland-Hayward7360 $33,550
San Jose-Sunnyvale-Santa Clara1860 $31,420
Hanford-Corcoran310 $25,980
Bakersfield1280 $27,180
Santa Maria-Santa Barbara850 $28,130
Sacramento--Roseville--Arden-Arcade4080 $27,010
NapaN/A $27,870
Merced390 $30,180
Chico440 $26,610
El Centro310 $25,390
Fresno1390 $26,370
Los Angeles-Long Beach-Anaheim22250 $27,880
Modesto720 $27,690
Oxnard-Thousand Oaks-Ventura1230 $30,750
Santa Rosa890 $32,130
Yuba City380 $26,980
Riverside-San Bernardino-Ontario5960 $27,760
San Diego-Carlsbad5060 $28,070
Stockton-Lodi1220 $26,800
Vallejo-Fairfield610 $27,950

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