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$95,232 USD

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$52,013 USD

£45,041 GBP

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Average Salary / California

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Average salary in California is $95,232 USD per year. The most typical earning is $52,013 USD. All data are based on 2,715 salary surveys. Salaries are different between men and women. Men receive an average salary of $107,728 USD. Women receive a salary of $86,223 USD.

The most paid careers are Engineers & Technicians V with average income $133,535 USD and Management & Business with income $127,334 USD.

Based on education, the highest salaries receive people with Doctorate Degree with salary of $142,438 USD. The second most paid education level is Masters Degree with salary of $117,031 USD.

Different experiences affect earning as well. People with 20+ Years of experience receive salary of $124,133 USD. Employees with 16-20 Years of experience receive $122,532 USD.

Levels / California (Gross USD)

Salary Levels (USD) per Year Surveys [%]
$10,000 USD - $14,999 USD
0 n/a
$15,000 USD - $19,999 USD
17 100%
0.63%
$20,000 USD - $24,999 USD
53 99.37%
1.95%
$25,000 USD - $29,999 USD
44 97.42%
1.62%
$30,000 USD - $34,999 USD
90 95.8%
3.31%
$35,000 USD - $39,999 USD
78 92.49%
2.87%
$40,000 USD - $44,999 USD
129 89.61%
4.75%
$45,000 USD - $49,999 USD
113 84.86%
4.16%
THE MOST TYPICAL SALARY
$50,000 USD - $54,999 USD
180 80.7%
6.63%
$55,000 USD - $59,999 USD
94 74.07%
3.46%
$60,000 USD - $64,999 USD
148 70.61%
5.45%
$65,000 USD - $69,999 USD
108 65.16%
3.98%
$70,000 USD - $74,999 USD
125 61.18%
4.6%
$75,000 USD - $79,999 USD
102 56.57%
3.76%
$80,000 USD - $84,999 USD
138 52.82%
5.08%
$85,000 USD - $89,999 USD
90 47.73%
3.31%
$90,000 USD - $94,999 USD
89 44.42%
3.28%
$95,000 USD - $99,999 USD
75 41.14%
2.76%
$100,000 USD - $104,999 USD
162 38.38%
5.97%
$105,000 USD - $109,999 USD
54 32.41%
1.99%
$110,000 USD - $114,999 USD
55 30.42%
2.03%
$115,000 USD - $119,999 USD
33 28.4%
1.22%
$120,000 USD - $124,999 USD
106 27.18%
3.9%
$125,000 USD - $129,999 USD
41 23.28%
1.51%
$130,000 USD - $134,999 USD
55 21.77%
2.03%
$135,000 USD - $139,999 USD
32 19.74%
1.18%
$140,000 USD - $144,999 USD
37 18.56%
1.36%
$145,000 USD - $149,999 USD
20 17.2%
0.74%
HIGH SALARIES
$150,000 USD - $159,999 USD
102 16.46%
3.76%
$160,000 USD - $169,999 USD
52 12.71%
1.92%
$170,000 USD - $179,999 USD
39 10.79%
1.44%
$180,000 USD - $189,999 USD
44 9.36%
1.62%
$190,100 USD - $200,099 USD
19 7.73%
0.7%
$200,100 USD - $210,099 USD
58 7.03%
2.14%
$210,100 USD - $220,099 USD
11 4.9%
0.41%
$220,100 USD - $230,099 USD
13 4.49%
0.48%
$230,100 USD - $240,099 USD
12 4.01%
0.44%
$240,100 USD - $250,099 USD
10 3.57%
0.37%
$250,100 USD - $350,099 USD
87 3.2%
3.2%
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Gender / California (Gross USD)

# Surveys AVERAGE SALARY / YEAR
1 Men 1,394 $107,728 USD
2 Women 734 $86,223 USD

Education / California (Gross USD)

# Surveys AVERAGE SALARY / YEAR
1 Doctorate Degree 162 $142,438 USD
2 Masters Degree 589 $117,031 USD
3 Bachelors Degree 1,215 $93,224 USD
4 Some College 572 $74,820 USD
5 High School 154 $59,715 USD
6 Bellow H. School 23 $54,914 USD

Experience / California (Gross USD)

# Surveys AVERAGE SALARY / YEAR
1 20+ Years 595 $124,133 USD
2 16-20 Years 299 $122,532 USD
3 12-16 Years 304 $111,729 USD
4 8-12 Years 393 $92,924 USD
5 4-8 Years 442 $79,021 USD
6 2-4 Years 322 $67,718 USD
7 1-2 Years 167 $62,616 USD
8 0-1 Year 193 $53,714 USD

Age / California (Gross USD)

# Surveys AVERAGE SALARY / YEAR
1 71-75 5 $146,039 USD
2 66-70 32 $143,438 USD
3 51-55 177 $126,934 USD
4 61-65 83 $122,232 USD
5 56-60 134 $118,231 USD
6 41-45 236 $117,531 USD
7 46-50 271 $115,931 USD
8 36-40 333 $107,528 USD
9 31-35 292 $93,625 USD
10 n/a 587 $76,920 USD
11 26-30 328 $73,519 USD
12 76-99 4 $70,518 USD
13 21-25 183 $58,315 USD
14 14-20 50 $45,012 USD

Work Type / California (Gross USD)

# Surveys AVERAGE SALARY / YEAR
1 Self Employed 161 $113,930 USD
2 Permanent 2,279 $96,025 USD
3 Contract 171 $93,224 USD
4 Part Time 104 $53,014 USD

Cities / California (Gross USD)

# Surveys AVERAGE SALARY / YEAR
1 San Jose 110 $127,034 USD
2 San Francisco 661 $110,929 USD
3 Fremont 21 $103,027 USD
4 Huntington Beach 21 $96,425 USD
5 Chula Vista 6 $93,825 USD
6 Oakland 71 $93,625 USD
7 Los Angeles 816 $91,824 USD
8 Long Beach 48 $91,124 USD
9 Irvine 87 $91,024 USD
10 Anaheim 56 $89,724 USD
11 San Diego 317 $88,123 USD
12 Bakersfield 50 $86,723 USD
13 San Bernardino 26 $85,022 USD
14 Sacramento 205 $84,422 USD
15 Santa Ana 19 $83,522 USD
16 Ontario 16 $80,321 USD
17 Riverside 50 $74,920 USD
18 Fresno 57 $71,119 USD
19 Garden Grove 5 $70,818 USD
20 Fontana 9 $70,018 USD
21 Stockton 12 $68,018 USD
22 Oceanside 11 $65,817 USD
23 Oxnard 20 $65,217 USD
24 Modesto 9 $64,717 USD
25 Rancho Cucamonga 7 $63,517 USD
26 Moreno Valley 5 $55,914 USD

Career Groups / California (Gross USD)

# Surveys AVERAGE SALARY / YEAR
1 Engineers & Technicians V 48 $133,535 USD
2 Management & Business 394 $127,334 USD
3 Engineers & Technicians IV 18 $118,631 USD
4 IT & Programming II 144 $114,930 USD
5 Construction & Labor Workers 63 $106,228 USD
6 Health Care & Medical 105 $105,928 USD
7 Finance & Banking 105 $105,828 USD
8 Aviation & Shipping 23 $105,528 USD
9 Health Care & Medical II 67 $104,528 USD
10 IT & Programming 242 $101,227 USD
11 Engineers & Technicians 122 $100,927 USD
12 Law 65 $100,827 USD
13 Engineers & Technicians III 7 $97,526 USD
14 Human Resources 126 $96,625 USD
15 Properties & Real Estates 25 $95,725 USD
16 Public Sector 60 $91,924 USD
17 Automobile 26 $90,724 USD
18 Marketing, Sales, Purchase 157 $86,523 USD
19 Media 62 $83,422 USD
20 Architect Constructions 24 $82,021 USD
21 Education & University 128 $78,320 USD
22 Salesmen & Saleswomen 60 $77,020 USD
23 Insurance 38 $75,420 USD
24 Military 22 $74,519 USD
25 Accounting & Administration 216 $74,219 USD
26 Fashion 14 $74,019 USD
27 Engineers & Technicians II 7 $72,319 USD
28 Logistics, Road, Railway 29 $70,818 USD
29 Arts, Culture, Performance 23 $68,618 USD
30 Security & Fireguard 21 $68,218 USD
31 Making Design 42 $64,517 USD
32 Geography & Geodesy 3 $62,916 USD
33 Manufacturing & Labor Workers 46 $61,516 USD
34 Archaeology & History 5 $61,316 USD
35 Sports & Recreation 15 $59,415 USD
36 Organization & Coordination 27 $59,015 USD
37 Restaurants, Inns, Pubs 30 $58,315 USD
38 Agriculture & Fishing 7 $54,314 USD
39 Customer Services 71 $53,314 USD
40 Hotels & Tourism 28 $53,014 USD

Careers / California (Gross USD)

# Surveys AVERAGE SALARY / YEAR
1 Doctor 12 $194,152 USD
2 CEO 33 $171,746 USD
3 Director 70 $162,343 USD
4 General Manager 20 $160,042 USD
5 Product Manager 12 $154,641 USD
6 Construction Manager 17 $142,838 USD
7 Program Manager 17 $140,237 USD
8 Other Engineer Career 43 $137,536 USD
9 Accountant Executive 11 $134,936 USD
10 Lead Developer 12 $132,735 USD
11 Other IT Career 12 $132,335 USD
12 CPA - Certified Public Accountant 23 $128,634 USD
13 IT Manager 48 $127,234 USD
14 Software Engineer 44 $121,832 USD
15 Business Development Manager 11 $119,832 USD
16 Finance Manager 14 $119,031 USD
17 Lawyer 20 $118,031 USD
18 IT Project Manager 26 $114,830 USD
19 Construction Project Manager 17 $114,730 USD
20 Sales Manager 15 $114,130 USD
21 Business Manager 15 $112,530 USD
22 Manager 58 $112,030 USD
23 Other Human Resource Career 22 $110,729 USD
24 Other Management Career 30 $110,529 USD
25 Other Automobile Career 10 $110,529 USD
26 Project Manager 31 $109,629 USD
27 Other Finance Career 14 $109,329 USD
28 Marketing Manager 22 $109,229 USD
29 Software Developer 44 $108,028 USD
30 Human Resource 12 $106,128 USD
31 Engineer 39 $105,328 USD
32 Human Resources Manager 66 $103,927 USD
33 Registered Nurse 26 $103,227 USD
34 Operations Manager 35 $102,927 USD
35 Other Law Career 13 $101,727 USD
36 Account Manager 19 $97,526 USD
37 Other Sales Career 11 $95,325 USD
38 Electrical Engineer 15 $93,625 USD
39 Financial Analyst 26 $89,223 USD
40 Healthcare Management 19 $87,023 USD
41 Other Public Sector Career 33 $86,023 USD
42 Other Education Career 24 $84,822 USD
43 ASP.NET Developer 13 $83,222 USD
44 Marketing 20 $82,422 USD
45 Web Developer 17 $78,521 USD
46 Salesmen or Saleswomen 27 $76,820 USD
47 Other Medical Career 11 $75,020 USD
48 Teacher 19 $74,820 USD
49 Mechanical Engineer 12 $72,519 USD
50 Accountant 25 $66,617 USD
51 Technician 13 $60,316 USD
52 Other Service Career 17 $57,115 USD
53 Customer Service Manager 11 $56,415 USD
54 Graphic Designer 14 $51,013 USD
55 Staff Accountant 18 $50,813 USD
56 Call Center 12 $50,613 USD
57 Marketing Coordinator 13 $42,611 USD
58 Administrative Assistant 16 $39,810 USD

People's individual salary examples (surveys)

Automotive Parts Advisor
Posted 29 September 2022
City Education Experience Knowledge Gross salary / year
San Diego Some College 8-12 Years Advanced $35,000 USD

Technical Director
Posted 13 September 2022
City Education Experience Knowledge Gross salary / year
Los Angeles Some College 2-4 Years Advanced $50,000 USD

Project Manager
Posted 12 September 2022
City Education Experience Knowledge Gross salary / year
San Diego Bachelors Degree 4-8 Years Intermediate $140,000 USD

Senior Paralegal
Posted 12 September 2022
City Education Experience Knowledge Gross salary / year
Los Angeles Bachelors Degree 8-12 Years Advanced $130,000 USD

Rn Case Manager
Posted 11 September 2022
City Education Experience Knowledge Gross salary / year
Long Beach Masters Degree 4-8 Years Intermediate $112,000 USD

Senior Staff Software Engineer
Posted 11 September 2022
City Education Experience Knowledge Gross salary / year
San Jose Bachelors Degree 16-20 Years Expert $90,000 USD

Associate Professor
Posted 10 September 2022
City Education Experience Knowledge Gross salary / year
San Jose Doctorate Degree 2-4 Years Expert $100,000 USD

Software Engineer
Posted 09 September 2022
City Education Experience Knowledge Gross salary / year
Irvine Bachelors Degree 1-2 Years Intermediate $108,000 USD

Administrative Assistant/accounts Payable/office Manager
Posted 08 September 2022
City Education Experience Knowledge Gross salary / year
Los Angeles Some College 16-20 Years Intermediate $57,300 USD

Producer
Posted 06 September 2022
City Education Experience Knowledge Gross salary / year
Los Angeles Bachelors Degree 4-8 Years Advanced $100,000 USD

Testingenieur
Posted 05 September 2022
City Education Experience Knowledge Gross salary / year
San Francisco Bachelors Degree 1-2 Years Expert $100,000 USD

Cna Nurse Assistant Cna
Posted 03 September 2022
City Education Experience Knowledge Gross salary / year
Fresno Some College 1-2 Years Intermediate $25,000 USD

Stripe Estimator/ Project Manager
Posted 02 September 2022
City Education Experience Knowledge Gross salary / year
San Bernardino Bachelors Degree 1-2 Years Advanced $54,100 USD

General Adjuster
Posted 01 September 2022
City Education Experience Knowledge Gross salary / year
San Diego Bachelors Degree 16-20 Years Expert $145,000 USD

Senior Development Enginner
Posted 30 August 2022
City Education Experience Knowledge Gross salary / year
Los Angeles Some College 16-20 Years Advanced $70,000 USD

Hr Generalist
Posted 30 August 2022
City Education Experience Knowledge Gross salary / year
Sacramento Bachelors Degree 12-16 Years Advanced $78,000 USD

Director, Talent Acquisition
Posted 30 August 2022
City Education Experience Knowledge Gross salary / year
Los Angeles Masters Degree 16-20 Years Expert $180,000 USD

Controller
Posted 30 August 2022
City Education Experience Knowledge Gross salary / year
Rancho Cucamonga Bachelors Degree 16-20 Years Advanced $130,000 USD

Hr Manager
Posted 27 July 2022
City Education Experience Knowledge Gross salary / year
Los Angeles Some College 12-16 Years Expert $100,000 USD

Accountant
Posted 26 July 2022
City Education Experience Knowledge Gross salary / year
Sacramento Bachelors Degree 2-4 Years Intermediate $60,000 USD

Manager
Posted 24 July 2022
City Education Experience Knowledge Gross salary / year
Los Angeles Masters Degree 8-12 Years Advanced $180,000 USD

Engineering Specialist
Posted 22 July 2022
City Education Experience Knowledge Gross salary / year
Los Angeles Some College 16-20 Years Advanced $155,500 USD

Engineering Technical Specialist Iv
Posted 22 July 2022
City Education Experience Knowledge Gross salary / year
Los Angeles Some College 16-20 Years Expert $155,400 USD

Investment Banking Analyst
Posted 21 July 2022
City Education Experience Knowledge Gross salary / year
San Francisco Bachelors Degree 0-1 Year Expert $100,000 USD

Process Engineer
Posted 21 July 2022
City Education Experience Knowledge Gross salary / year
San Francisco Bachelors Degree 0-1 Year Intermediate $85,000 USD

Developer
Posted 20 July 2022
City Education Experience Knowledge Gross salary / year
San Diego Masters Degree 8-12 Years Intermediate $60,000 USD

Quality Manager
Posted 19 July 2022
City Education Experience Knowledge Gross salary / year
San Jose Doctorate Degree 4-8 Years Advanced $137,500 USD

Accounting Manager
Posted 18 July 2022
City Education Experience Knowledge Gross salary / year
Los Angeles Bachelors Degree 8-12 Years Advanced $135,000 USD

Supervisor
Posted 17 July 2022
City Education Experience Knowledge Gross salary / year
Los Angeles Bachelors Degree 16-20 Years Expert $55,400 USD

Financial Analyst
Posted 17 July 2022
City Education Experience Knowledge Gross salary / year
Los Angeles Masters Degree 4-8 Years Intermediate $80,000 USD

Content Associate
Posted 14 July 2022
City Education Experience Knowledge Gross salary / year
San Diego Masters Degree 1-2 Years Advanced $55,000 USD

Security Manager
Posted 11 July 2022
City Education Experience Knowledge Gross salary / year
San Diego Some College 1-2 Years Intermediate $65,000 USD

Director
Posted 17 June 2022
City Education Experience Knowledge Gross salary / year
San Diego Doctorate Degree 16-20 Years Expert $250,100 USD

Financial Services
Posted 17 June 2022
City Education Experience Knowledge Gross salary / year
San Diego Masters Degree 16-20 Years Advanced $53,000 USD

Owner
Posted 15 June 2022
City Education Experience Knowledge Gross salary / year
Anaheim Bachelors Degree 16-20 Years Advanced $250,100 USD

Vp Of Finance
Posted 14 June 2022
City Education Experience Knowledge Gross salary / year
Los Angeles Masters Degree 12-16 Years Expert $300,100 USD

Head Of Human Resources
Posted 13 June 2022
City Education Experience Knowledge Gross salary / year
Anaheim Masters Degree 4-8 Years Advanced $120,000 USD

Sr It Manager
Posted 09 June 2022
City Education Experience Knowledge Gross salary / year
San Jose Bachelors Degree 16-20 Years Expert $175,000 USD

Technology Manager
Posted 08 June 2022
City Education Experience Knowledge Gross salary / year
Los Angeles Bachelors Degree 8-12 Years Advanced $150,000 USD

Chief
Posted 27 May 2022
City Education Experience Knowledge Gross salary / year
Oakland Bachelors Degree 16-20 Years Expert $120,000 USD

Electrical Engineer
Posted 26 May 2022
City Education Experience Knowledge Gross salary / year
Los Angeles Masters Degree 16-20 Years Expert $165,000 USD

Manager
Posted 26 May 2022
City Education Experience Knowledge Gross salary / year
Los Angeles High School 16-20 Years Advanced $150,000 USD

Sr Software Engneer
Posted 25 May 2022
City Education Experience Knowledge Gross salary / year
San Diego Bachelors Degree 16-20 Years Advanced $144,000 USD

Engineer
Posted 15 April 2022
City Education Experience Knowledge Gross salary / year
San Jose Masters Degree 2-4 Years Advanced $150,000 USD

Chief Scientist
Posted 15 April 2022
City Education Experience Knowledge Gross salary / year
San Diego Doctorate Degree 16-20 Years Expert $205,100 USD

Senior Software Engineer
Posted 14 April 2022
City Education Experience Knowledge Gross salary / year
San Francisco Masters Degree 4-8 Years Advanced $230,100 USD

Technical Recruiter
Posted 14 April 2022
City Education Experience Knowledge Gross salary / year
Los Angeles Some College 2-4 Years Advanced $350,100 USD

Neonatal Clinical Nurse Specialist
Posted 14 April 2022
City Education Experience Knowledge Gross salary / year
Fresno Masters Degree 16-20 Years Advanced $160,000 USD

Technical Program Manager
Posted 13 April 2022
City Education Experience Knowledge Gross salary / year
San Francisco Masters Degree 2-4 Years Intermediate $200,100 USD

Marketing Manager
Posted 08 April 2022
City Education Experience Knowledge Gross salary / year
Los Angeles Bachelors Degree 2-4 Years Intermediate $80,000 USD

ECONOMY / California

California is the US most populous state. The salaries in California are among highest in the country. The most paid jobs are concentrated in San Francisco and Los Angeles.

California produce around 13 percent of the US gross domestic product.

The largest job sectors in California are trade, transportation, manufacturing, utilities, government, IT & telecommunications, financial services, education, health services and leisure.

Economy in California is considerably dependent on trade. Computers and electronic products are the most exported products in California. That is currently around 44 percent of all exports from California.

The IT sector is among most paid jobs in California. Average salaries for experienced software developers in San Francisco are around $90,000 or more.


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