The annual and hourly salary statistics of judges, magistrate judges, and magistrates in San Francisco-Oakland-Fremont, California are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage information of judges, magistrate judges, and magistrates in San Francisco-Oakland-Fremont 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||$185,100|
|25th Percentile Wage||$185,110|
|50th Percentile Wage||$185,110|
|75th Percentile Wage||$193,270|
|90th Percentile Wage||$180,810|
Table 1 shows the average annual salary for judges, magistrate judges, and magistrates in San Francisco-Oakland-Fremont, California in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $180,810. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $185,110. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $185,100.
The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of judges, magistrate judges, and magistrates from 2012 to 2017.
|Year||Median Salary||Yearly Growth||5-Year Growth|
From Table 3 we note that the median annual salary of $185,110 in San Francisco-Oakland-Fremont is in the middle of salary range for judges, magistrate judges, and magistrates in state of California. In comparison, the annual salary of judges, magistrate judges, and magistrates in San Francisco-Oakland-Fremont is 3.2 percent (3.2%) lower than that in the highest paying San Diego-Carlsbad-San Marcos and 25.8 percent (25.8%) higher than that in the lowest paying San Luis Obispo-Paso Robles.
|Cities/Areas||Median Annual Salary|
|San Diego-Carlsbad-San Marcos|| |
|San Francisco-Oakland-Fremont|| |
|Yuba City|| |
|Riverside-San Bernardino-Ontario|| |
|Los Angeles-Long Beach-Glendale|| |
|Los Angeles-Long Beach-Santa Ana|| |
|San Francisco-San Mateo-Redwood City|| |
|San Luis Obispo-Paso Robles|| |