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) 2018-19, National Center for Education Statistics, http://nces.ed.gov/ipeds/

School Name
Campus
Highest Award
Total Enrollment
Northridge
Doctorate
40,212
Long Beach
Doctorate
37,466
San Diego
Doctorate
35,303
Sacramento
Doctorate
31,902
Pomona
Doctorate
26,598
Fresno
Doctorate
25,137
Chico
Masters
17,578
La Jolla
Masters
16,930
Riverside
Doctorate
10,486
San Bruno
Bachelors
9,014
Pomona
Masters
2,499
Pasadena
Masters
2,249
San Diego
N/A
44
Glendale
N/A
19

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.

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

Metro Area
Jobs
Annual Median Salary
San Jose-Sunnyvale-Santa Clara1140 $76,860
San Luis Obispo-Paso Robles-Arroyo Grande40 $72,790
Sacramento--Roseville--Arden-Arcade480 $62,690
Bakersfield530 $82,690
Los Angeles-Long Beach-Anaheim2890 $68,920
Stockton-Lodi220 $58,650
Santa Maria-Santa Barbara130 $78,200
Redding40 $67,900
San Francisco-Oakland-Hayward1420 $77,000
Santa Rosa90 $76,830
Riverside-San Bernardino-Ontario820 $71,540
San Diego-Carlsbad2080 $72,300
Oxnard-Thousand Oaks-Ventura400 $73,600
Fresno150 $60,070
Modesto40 $71,260
Salinas80 $76,430
Santa Cruz-Watsonville40 $65,090

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