The average annual and hourly salaries for other postsecondary teachers in the state of California are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of other postsecondary teachers amongst California metropolitan areas 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 .
|Percentile Bracket||Average Annual Salary|
|10th Percentile Wage||$41,690|
|25th Percentile Wage||$49,570|
|50th Percentile Wage||$68,130|
|75th Percentile Wage||$96,760|
|90th Percentile Wage||$125,170|
Table 1 shows the average annual salary for other postsecondary teachers in California in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $125,170. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $68,130. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $41,690.
The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of other postsecondary teachers from 2012 to 2017. Note that there is no salary data for some years between 2012 and 2017.
|Year||Median Salary||Growth||3-Year Growth|
Table 3 shows the median annual salary of other postsecondary teachers in some California cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of other postsecondary teachers in state of California ranges from $58,800 to $127,310. The highest paying area for other postsecondary teachers in California is Stockton with a median annual salary of $127,310. The second highest paying city/area in California State is Riverside-San Bernardino-Ontario (mean annual salary $86,320). The lowest paying area is Bakersfield-Delano with a median annual salary of $58,800.
|Cities/Areas||Median Annual Salary|
|Riverside-San Bernardino-Ontario|| |
|Santa Barbara-Santa Maria-Goleta|| |
|Yuba City|| |
|San Jose-Sunnyvale-Santa Clara|| |
|San Luis Obispo-Paso Robles|| |
|Santa Rosa-Petaluma|| |
|San Diego-Carlsbad-San Marcos|| |
|San Francisco-Oakland-Fremont|| |
|Oxnard-Thousand Oaks-Ventura|| |
|North Coast Region of California nonmetropolitan area|| |
|San Francisco-San Mateo-Redwood City|| |
|Los Angeles-Long Beach-Santa Ana|| |
|Los Angeles-Long Beach-Glendale|| |
|Santa Ana-Anaheim-Irvine|| |