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Other Engineering Technician Salary in Santa Cruz-Watsonville, California

The annual salary statistics of other engineering technicians in Santa Cruz-Watsonville, California is shown in Table 1. The wage data of other engineering technicians in Santa Cruz-Watsonville is based on the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2018 and published in April 2019 [1].

Table 1. Annual Salary of Other Engineering Technicians in Santa Cruz-Watsonville, California

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$31,620
25th Percentile Wage
$49,500
50th Percentile Wage
$63,450
75th Percentile Wage
$78,170
90th Percentile Wage
$103,960

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for other engineering technicians 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 $103,960. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $63,450. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $31,620.

Median salary trend (2012 to 2018)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of other engineering technicians from 2012 to 2018.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth6-Year Growth
2018
$63,450
6.26% 6.26%
2015
$59,480
0.92% -
2014
$58,930
2.14% -
2013
$57,670
-3.14% -
2012
$59,480
- -

Table 2. Compare Other Engineering Technician Salary in Santa Cruz-Watsonville with Other California Cities

From Table 3 we note that the median annual salary of $63,450 in Santa Cruz-Watsonville is in the middle of salary range for other engineering technicians in state of California. In comparison, the annual salary of other engineering technicians in Santa Cruz-Watsonville is 24.1 percent (24.1%) lower than that in the highest paying Vallejo-Fairfield and 11.1 percent (11.1%) higher than that in the lowest paying Stockton.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Vallejo-Fairfield
$83,580
Bakersfield-Delano
$80,790
Salinas
$78,840
Santa Barbara-Santa Maria-Goleta
$77,510
Oakland-Fremont-Hayward
$76,780
Santa Maria-Santa Barbara
$76,480
Santa Rosa-Petaluma
$76,240
Oxnard-Thousand Oaks-Ventura
$76,220
San Francisco-San Mateo-Redwood City
$74,930
San Francisco-Oakland-Fremont
$74,870
Los Angeles-Long Beach-Glendale
$73,720
San Diego-Carlsbad-San Marcos
$72,370
Riverside-San Bernardino-Ontario
$72,350
Modesto
$71,930
Redding
$68,480
San Jose-Sunnyvale-Santa Clara
$68,360
Los Angeles-Long Beach-Anaheim
$66,810
Santa Cruz-Watsonville
$63,450
North Coast Region of California nonmetropolitan area
$63,400
Los Angeles-Long Beach-Santa Ana
$62,920
Visalia-Porterville
$62,480
San Luis Obispo-Paso Robles
$61,920
Sacramento-Arden-Arcade-Roseville
$61,470
Fresno
$60,560
Santa Ana-Anaheim-Irvine
$58,900
Northern Mountains Region of California nonmetropolitan area
$58,070
North Valley-Northern Mountains Region of California nonmetropolitan area
$58,020
Stockton
$56,400



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