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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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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,

Metro Area
Annual Median Salary
Hanford-Corcoran350 $27,410
Fresno1310 $27,490
El Centro290 $26,490
Napa240 $31,030
Visalia-Porterville970 $27,590
Merced160 $31,450
San Diego-Carlsbad4470 $29,490
Bakersfield1400 $29,290
Los Angeles-Long Beach-Anaheim18490 $28,670
MaderaN/A $28,340
Oxnard-Thousand Oaks-Ventura1260 $32,180
Redding180 $28,430
San Francisco-Oakland-Hayward7500 $35,590
San Jose-Sunnyvale-Santa Clara2590 $32,920
Santa Cruz-Watsonville330 $28,670
Santa Maria-Santa Barbara500 $32,270
Vallejo-Fairfield520 $29,070
Modesto810 $30,420
Yuba City290 $27,430
Chico310 $29,550
San Luis Obispo-Paso Robles-Arroyo Grande300 $27,210
Santa Rosa1030 $32,850
Sacramento--Roseville--Arden-Arcade2990 $28,280
Riverside-San Bernardino-Ontario6310 $29,730
Stockton-Lodi1080 $29,120
Salinas410 $33,040

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