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Computer Systems Analyst Salary Information in Santa Cruz-Watsonville, California

The annual and hourly salary statistics of computer systems analysts in Santa Cruz-Watsonville, California are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage statistics of computer systems analysts in Santa Cruz-Watsonville is 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 & Table 2. Annual & Hourly Salaries of Computer Systems Analysts in Santa Cruz-Watsonville, California

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$56,460
25th Percentile Wage
$72,280
50th Percentile Wage
$92,420
75th Percentile Wage
$106,050
90th Percentile Wage
$139,430

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for computer systems analysts in Santa Cruz-Watsonville, California in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $139,430. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $92,420. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $56,460.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of computer systems analysts from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$92,420
0.93% 14.64%
2016
$91,560
4.28% -
2015
$87,640
5.40% -
2014
$82,910
1.19% -
2013
$81,920
3.70% -
2012
$78,890
- -

Table 3. Compare Computer Systems Analyst Salary in Santa Cruz-Watsonville with Other California Cities

From Table 3 we note that the median annual salary of $92,420 in Santa Cruz-Watsonville is in the middle of salary range for computer systems analysts in state of California. In comparison, the annual salary of computer systems analysts in Santa Cruz-Watsonville is 21.6 percent (21.6%) lower than that in the highest paying San Francisco-San Mateo-Redwood City and 26.9 percent (26.9%) higher than that in the lowest paying Chico.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
San Francisco-San Mateo-Redwood City
$117,920
San Jose-Sunnyvale-Santa Clara
$116,790
San Francisco-Oakland-Fremont
$111,350
Oxnard-Thousand Oaks-Ventura
$102,950
Oakland-Fremont-Hayward
$97,390
San Diego-Carlsbad-San Marcos
$95,390
Santa Rosa-Petaluma
$92,540
Santa Cruz-Watsonville
$92,420
Los Angeles-Long Beach-Glendale
$92,170
Salinas
$91,690
Los Angeles-Long Beach-Santa Ana
$90,820
Bakersfield-Delano
$90,300
Santa Ana-Anaheim-Irvine
$89,700
Vallejo-Fairfield
$87,520
Northern Mountains Region of California nonmetropolitan area
$86,500
Mother Lode Region of California nonmetropolitan area
$84,950
Napa
$83,980
Sacramento-Arden-Arcade-Roseville
$83,970
Yuba City
$82,470
Madera-Chowchilla
$82,200
Redding
$81,710
Santa Barbara-Santa Maria-Goleta
$79,180
Riverside-San Bernardino-Ontario
$78,930
San Luis Obispo-Paso Robles
$78,020
Merced
$75,830
Hanford-Corcoran
$75,320
Fresno
$74,590
El Centro
$73,950
Visalia-Porterville
$73,880
Modesto
$71,370
North Coast Region of California nonmetropolitan area
$69,050
Stockton
$68,190
Chico
$67,550



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