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Fast Facts for Preschool Teachers in California

  • Cities with highest percentage of jobs relative to population: Yuba City, Madera and Santa Cruz
  • Cities with lowest percentage of jobs relative to population: Modesto, Santa Barbara and Redding
  • Cities with the highest absolute number of jobs: Oakland, San Jose and Santa Ana

Salaries for Preschool Teachers in California

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

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More California Preschool Teacher Training 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
Fullerton
Doctorate
40,280
Northridge
Doctorate
40,212
San Jose
Doctorate
35,400
San Diego
Doctorate
35,303
San Diego
Masters
34,710
Sacramento
Doctorate
31,902
San Francisco
Doctorate
29,778
Los Angeles
Doctorate
28,036
Fresno
Doctorate
25,137
San Luis Obispo
Masters
22,013
San Bernardino
Doctorate
20,238
Chico
Masters
17,578
La Jolla
Masters
16,930
Carson
Masters
16,732
San Marcos
Doctorate
15,972
Hayward
Doctorate
15,628
Bakersfield
Doctorate
10,816
Turlock
Doctorate
10,577
Riverside
Doctorate
10,486
Los Angeles
Doctorate
9,838
San Bruno
Bachelors
9,014
Irvine
Doctorate
8,766
La Mirada
Doctorate
6,109
Fresno
Masters
4,292
Moraga
Doctorate
3,881
Los Angeles
Doctorate
2,965
Costa Mesa
Masters
2,169
Oakland
Doctorate
1,257
Pasadena
Masters
1,111
Angwin
Masters
1,062
San Diego
Masters
790
Stockton
Doctorate
463
Anaheim
Doctorate
371
Santa Barbara
Doctorate
344
West Covina
Associates
139
Redding
Masters
52

Metro Areas Rated for Popularity for:
Preschool Teachers

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

2018 Occupational Employment Statistics and 2016-26 Employment Projections, Bureau of Labor Statistics, BLS.gov

Metro Area
Jobs
Annual Median Salary
Chico380 $32,330
Salinas580 $34,610
San Diego-Carlsbad4300 $35,480
NapaN/A $37,900
Oxnard-Thousand Oaks-Ventura1130 $33,690
Santa Cruz-Watsonville230 $37,240
Santa Maria-Santa Barbara470 $35,140
Vallejo-Fairfield370 $33,870
Yuba City220 $36,970
El Centro420 $45,490
Los Angeles-Long Beach-Anaheim17040 $38,190
San Luis Obispo-Paso Robles-Arroyo Grande280 $32,220
Santa Rosa770 $36,370
Visalia-Porterville270 $39,660
Bakersfield780 $32,130
Madera160 $30,920
San Francisco-Oakland-Hayward10280 $43,460
Merced150 $40,750
Stockton-Lodi710 $31,960
Redding300 $27,440
Riverside-San Bernardino-Ontario2780 $32,150
Sacramento--Roseville--Arden-Arcade2990 $32,800
San Jose-Sunnyvale-Santa Clara5480 $39,290
Modesto490 $45,310
Fresno1220 $34,810

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