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Electronics Engineer (Non Computer) Salary Information in Santa Cruz-Watsonville, California

The annual and hourly salary statistics of electronics engineers (non computer) in Santa Cruz-Watsonville, California are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage data of electronics engineers (non computer) in Santa Cruz-Watsonville is based on the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2016 and published in April 2017 [1].

Table 1 & Table 2. Annual & Hourly Salaries of Electronics Engineers (Non Computer) in Santa Cruz-Watsonville, California

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$52,470
25th Percentile Wage
$68,720
50th Percentile Wage
$89,960
75th Percentile Wage
$103,070
90th Percentile Wage
No Data

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for electronics engineers (non computer) in Santa Cruz-Watsonville, California in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 75th percentile (the top 25 percent of the highest paid) is $103,070. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $89,960. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $52,470.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$25.23
25th Percentile Wage
$33.04
50th Percentile Wage
$43.25
75th Percentile Wage
$49.56
90th Percentile Wage
No Data

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for electronics engineers (non computer) in Santa Cruz-Watsonville, California. The average hourly salary for the 75th percentile wage is $49.56. The median hourly salary is $43.25. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $25.23.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

The following table and chart show the trend of the median salary of electronics engineers (non computer) from 2012 to 2016.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201689,9602.46%-33.06%
201587,750-1.83%-
201489,360-1.85%-
201391,010-31.52%-
2012119,700--

Table 3. Compare Electronics Engineer (Non Computer) Salary in Santa Cruz-Watsonville with Other California Cities

From Table 3 we note that the median annual salary of $89,960 in Santa Cruz-Watsonville is in the middle of salary range for electronics engineers (non computer) in state of California. In comparison, the annual salary of electronics engineers (non computer) in Santa Cruz-Watsonville is 28.7 percent (28.7%) lower than that in the highest paying San Jose-Sunnyvale-Santa Clara and 5.1 percent (5.1%) higher than that in the lowest paying Modesto.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
San Jose-Sunnyvale-Santa Clara
$126,130
San Francisco-San Mateo-Redwood City
$121,720
Los Angeles-Long Beach-Glendale
$114,470
San Diego-Carlsbad-San Marcos
$113,360
Santa Rosa-Petaluma
$112,930
Bakersfield-Delano
$112,790
San Francisco-Oakland-Fremont
$112,420
Santa Barbara-Santa Maria-Goleta
$109,980
Sacramento-Arden-Arcade-Roseville
$107,530
San Luis Obispo-Paso Robles
$106,750
Oxnard-Thousand Oaks-Ventura
$106,510
Riverside-San Bernardino-Ontario
$105,160
Oakland-Fremont-Hayward
$104,560
Los Angeles-Long Beach-Santa Ana
$100,990
Salinas
$97,080
Santa Ana-Anaheim-Irvine
$96,790
Northern Mountains Region of California nonmetropolitan area
$90,520
Santa Cruz-Watsonville
$89,960
Fresno
$89,460
Modesto
$85,330

See also: Top paying jobs in Santa Cruz-Watsonville, California.