Career/Technical Education Teacher, Secondary School Salary Information in California

The average annual and hourly salaries for career/technical education teachers, secondary school in the state of California are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of career/technical education teachers, secondary school among California cities is shown in Table 3. The salary statistics are based on the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2017 and published in April 2018 [1].

Table 1 & 2. Annual & Hourly Salary of Career/Technical Education Teachers, Secondary School in California

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$46,960
25th Percentile Wage
$62,920
50th Percentile Wage
$74,130
75th Percentile Wage
$88,090
90th Percentile Wage
$101,500

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for career/technical education teachers, secondary school in California in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $101,500. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $74,130. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $46,960.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of career/technical education teachers, secondary school from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$74,130
3.82% 3.16%
2016
$71,300
-0.31% -
2015
$71,520
-0.92% -
2014
$72,180
0.32% -
2013
$71,950
0.22% -
2012
$71,790
- -

Table 3. Median Annual Salary of Career/Technical Education Teachers, Secondary School in California Cities

Table 3 shows the median annual salary of career/technical education teachers, secondary school in some California cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of career/technical education teachers, secondary school in state of California ranges from $41,700 to $90,250. The highest paying area for career/technical education teachers, secondary school in California is Bakersfield-Delano with a median annual salary of $90,250. The second highest paying city/area in California State is Stockton (mean annual salary $87,140). The lowest paying area is Northern Mountains Region of California nonmetropolitan area with a median annual salary of $41,700.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Bakersfield-Delano
$90,250
Stockton
$87,140
Riverside-San Bernardino-Ontario
$82,300
Santa Ana-Anaheim-Irvine
$81,780
Sacramento-Arden-Arcade-Roseville
$80,830
Fresno
$78,330
Los Angeles-Long Beach-Santa Ana
$77,000
San Diego-Carlsbad-San Marcos
$74,450
Oakland-Fremont-Hayward
$73,050
Los Angeles-Long Beach-Glendale
$72,160
Santa Barbara-Santa Maria-Goleta
$70,220
San Francisco-Oakland-Fremont
$69,210
El Centro
$67,850
Vallejo-Fairfield
$67,540
San Francisco-San Mateo-Redwood City
$66,030
Visalia-Porterville
$64,900
Modesto
$61,460
San Jose-Sunnyvale-Santa Clara
$60,920
Merced
$60,520
Santa Rosa-Petaluma
$57,070
Oxnard-Thousand Oaks-Ventura
$56,600
Mother Lode Region of California nonmetropolitan area
$56,440
Salinas
$54,440
North Coast Region of California nonmetropolitan area
$51,490
Northern Mountains Region of California nonmetropolitan area
$41,700




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