The annual and hourly salary statistics of training and development specialists in Santa Cruz-Watsonville, California are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage data of training and development specialists 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 .
|Percentile Bracket||Average Annual Salary|
|10th Percentile Wage||$42,460|
|25th Percentile Wage||$52,870|
|50th Percentile Wage||$71,480|
|75th Percentile Wage||$103,380|
|90th Percentile Wage||$121,460|
Table 1 shows the average annual salary for training and development specialists 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 $121,460. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $71,480. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $42,460.
The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of training and development specialists from 2012 to 2017.
|Year||Median Salary||Yearly Growth||5-Year Growth|
From Table 3 we note that the median annual salary of $71,480 in Santa Cruz-Watsonville is in the middle of salary range for training and development specialists in state of California. In comparison, the annual salary of training and development specialists in Santa Cruz-Watsonville is 34.0 percent (34.0%) lower than that in the highest paying San Luis Obispo-Paso Robles and 40.7 percent (40.7%) higher than that in the lowest paying Eastern Sierra Region of California nonmetropolitan area.
|Cities/Areas||Median Annual Salary|
|San Luis Obispo-Paso Robles|| |
|Yuba City|| |
|San Francisco-Oakland-Fremont|| |
|San Francisco-San Mateo-Redwood City|| |
|San Jose-Sunnyvale-Santa Clara|| |
|Santa Cruz-Watsonville|| |
|San Diego-Carlsbad-San Marcos|| |
|Santa Ana-Anaheim-Irvine|| |
|Los Angeles-Long Beach-Glendale|| |
|Oxnard-Thousand Oaks-Ventura|| |
|Los Angeles-Long Beach-Santa Ana|| |
|Riverside-San Bernardino-Ontario|| |
|Santa Barbara-Santa Maria-Goleta|| |
|Mother Lode Region of California nonmetropolitan area|| |
|El Centro|| |
|Santa Rosa-Petaluma|| |
|North Valley Region of California nonmetropolitan area|| |
|Northern Mountains Region of California nonmetropolitan area|| |
|North Coast Region of California nonmetropolitan area|| |
|Eastern Sierra Region of California nonmetropolitan area|| |