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Fast Facts for Purchasing Managers in California

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

Salaries for Purchasing Managers in California

  • Metro areas with the highest median salaries: San Jose, Bakersfield and Santa Rosa

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More California Purchasing Manager Training Schools

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

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Metro Areas Rated for Popularity for:
Purchasing Managers

Listed below are metro areas ranked by the popularity of jobs for Purchasing Managers 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
Annual Median Salary
San Diego-Carlsbad810 $132,550
Stockton-Lodi60 $116,250
Salinas40 $134,600
Modesto40 $112,070
Santa Maria-Santa Barbara90 $144,810
Fresno60 $144,580
Bakersfield60 $117,080
Los Angeles-Long Beach-Anaheim2990 $141,970
Visalia-Porterville40 $113,220
Vallejo-Fairfield50 $139,590
Sacramento--Roseville--Arden-Arcade300 $128,350
Oxnard-Thousand Oaks-Ventura170 $134,020
Riverside-San Bernardino-Ontario370 $128,810
San Francisco-Oakland-Hayward1430 $149,870
San Jose-Sunnyvale-Santa Clara970 $153,440
Santa Cruz-Watsonville40 $131,470
Santa Rosa70 $148,170

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