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Fast Facts for Engineering Technicians in California

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

Salaries for Engineering Technicians in California

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

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More California Engineering Technician Schools

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
Northridge
Doctorate
39,916
Long Beach
Doctorate
37,776
San Diego
Doctorate
34,688
Sacramento
Doctorate
30,510
Pomona
Doctorate
25,326
Fresno
Doctorate
24,405
Chico
Masters
17,557
La Jolla
Masters
17,192
Riverside
Doctorate
9,157
Pomona
Masters
4,636
Pasadena
Masters
2,138
Lancaster
Masters
881
Anaheim
Bachelors
571
Sacramento
N/A
335
Glendale
N/A
40

Job Popularity in Metro Areas for Engineering Technicians

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:
Engineering Technicians

Listed below are metro areas ranked by the popularity of jobs for Engineering Technicians 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® 22.1 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
Bakersfield570 $84,460
San Diego-Carlsbad1990 $69,750
Los Angeles-Long Beach-Anaheim2780 $69,460
Oxnard-Thousand Oaks-Ventura400 $78,990
Redding40 $63,570
Riverside-San Bernardino-Ontario770 $65,540
Sacramento--Roseville--Arden-Arcade410 $58,450
San Francisco-Oakland-Hayward1140 $76,480
Stockton-Lodi160 $46,300
San Jose-Sunnyvale-Santa Clara1040 $70,830
Vallejo-FairfieldN/A $
San Luis Obispo-Paso Robles-Arroyo Grande50 $72,470
Santa Maria-Santa Barbara110 $76,890
Santa Rosa80 $72,800

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