The average annual and hourly salaries for other teachers and instructors in the state of California are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of other teachers and instructors among 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||$25,130|
|25th Percentile Wage||$33,960|
|50th Percentile Wage||$52,430|
|75th Percentile Wage||$73,140|
|90th Percentile Wage||$91,060|
Table 1 shows the average annual salary for other teachers and instructors in California in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $91,060. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $52,430. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $25,130.
The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of other teachers and instructors from 2012 to 2017. Note that there is no salary data for some years between 2012 and 2017.
|Year||Median Salary||Growth||1-Year Growth|
Table 3 shows the median annual salary of other teachers and instructors in some California cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of other teachers and instructors in state of California ranges from $22,290 to $80,550. The highest paying area for other teachers and instructors in California is Chico with a median annual salary of $80,550. The second highest paying city/area in California State is Mother Lode Region of California nonmetropolitan area (mean annual salary $65,810). The lowest paying area is Redding with a median annual salary of $22,290.
|Cities/Areas||Median Annual Salary|
|Mother Lode Region of California nonmetropolitan area|| |
|San Jose-Sunnyvale-Santa Clara|| |
|Riverside-San Bernardino-Ontario|| |
|San Francisco-Oakland-Fremont|| |
|San Francisco-San Mateo-Redwood City|| |
|San Luis Obispo-Paso Robles|| |
|Santa Barbara-Santa Maria-Goleta|| |
|Northern Mountains Region of California nonmetropolitan area|| |
|North Coast Region of California nonmetropolitan area|| |
|Los Angeles-Long Beach-Glendale|| |
|Los Angeles-Long Beach-Santa Ana|| |
|San Diego-Carlsbad-San Marcos|| |
|Santa Ana-Anaheim-Irvine|| |
|El Centro|| |
|Santa Rosa-Petaluma|| |
|Oxnard-Thousand Oaks-Ventura|| |
|Yuba City|| |