average salary in California, United States California, United States

info SALARY PROFILES
2,301
info AVG. GROSS SALARY
US$ 90,727
info AVG. NET SALARY
US$ 66,042
  UPDATED: 15 Jan 2019
Difference gross vs. net (take home): 27%

What is average salary in California?

Based on our survey (2,301 individual salary profiles) average GROSS salary in California is US$ 90,727. Average NET salary is US$ 66,042. The most frequent GROSS salary is US$ 52,471. The most frequent education is Bachelors Degree. The most frequent experience are 20+ Years.

Career Avg. gross salary Profiles
Director US$ 156,719 56
Human Resources Manager US$ 95,774 52
Manager US$ 108,872 51
IT Manager US$ 120,325 40
Software Developer US$ 100,973 38
Software Engineer US$ 109,614 35
CEO US$ 168,419 31
Operations Manager US$ 99,824 31
Engineer US$ 93,049 27
Project Manager US$ 95,334 26
City Avg. gross salary Profiles
Los Angeles US$ 86,749 706
San Francisco US$ 106,336 584
San Diego US$ 84,164 270
Sacramento US$ 81,220 166
Irvine US$ 87,156 76
Oakland US$ 89,162 65
San Jose US$ 120,112 59
Fresno US$ 70,988 50

Salary profiles from individual employees for California

Below is the list of 2,301 individual salary profiles - all added on this website.

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(100/100) FINANCE MANAGER


 Posted: 16 Jan 2019

      

Bachelors Degree, 12-16 years: "Financial manager."
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 181,700

(99/100) ENGINEERING MANAGER


 Posted: 14 Jan 2019

      

Bachelors Degree, 1-2 years: "Manage a team of 5."
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 75,000

(98/100) STREAMER


 Posted: 13 Jan 2019

      

Bellow H. School, 0-1 year: "Streaming and being autistic."
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 6,935

(97/100) LINE OPERATOR LEAD


 Posted: 10 Jan 2019

      

Bellow H. School, 8-12 years: "Ensure all worker complete their tasks."
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 38,000

(96/100) PROGRAM SPECIALIST


 Posted: 09 Jan 2019

      

Some College, 20+ years: "Database development/management, regulatory compliance/enforcement, some HR functions."
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 67,000

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(95/100) PRODUCT MANAGER


 Posted: 07 Jan 2019

      

Masters Degree, 16-20 years: "Functional requirements."
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 120,000

(94/100) OBSERVATORY SCIENTIST


 Posted: 07 Jan 2019

      

Doctorate Degree, 20+ years: "Develop operations plans for a new major research tool."
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 231,000

(93/100) DIRECTOR MARKETING


 Posted: 31 Dec 2018

      

Masters Degree, 16-20 years: "Drive Marketing for e-commerce."
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 300,000

(92/100) PRINCIPAL FINANCIAL ANALYST


 Posted: 29 Dec 2018

      

Masters Degree, 8-12 years: "I work on royalty and conference services."
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 125,000

(91/100) BSNKER


 Posted: 27 Dec 2018

      

Bachelors Degree, 16-20 years: "Banking make money in the bank and get paid."
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 115,000

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(90/100) BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT MANAGER


 Posted: 22 Dec 2018

      

High School, 8-12 years: "Find new clients for advertising sales."
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 150,000

(89/100) ASSOCIATE TEACHER


 Posted: 21 Dec 2018

      

Bachelors Degree, 12-16 years: "Support teacher, curriculum development, role-model appropriate behavior, and classroom management."
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 30,000

(88/100) QUALITY SYSTEMS & FOOD SAFETY MANAGER


 Posted: 20 Dec 2018

      

Bachelors Degree, 8-12 years: "HACCP and Preventive Control Plans, food safety and quality manager."
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 95,000

(87/100) PHYSICAL THERAPIST


 Posted: 19 Dec 2018

      

Bachelors Degree, 20+ years: "Treat patients with neurological disorders."
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 118,000

(86/100) SENIOR MANAGER


 Posted: 18 Dec 2018

      

Masters Degree, 20+ years: "Sales & Marketing manager of USA office."
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 174,800

(85/100) SALES MANAGER


 Posted: 16 Dec 2018

      

Bachelors Degree, 20+ years: "Maintain sales with agreed accounts and grow the business."
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 60,000

(84/100) SHIFT LEADER


 Posted: 14 Dec 2018

      

Bellow H. School, 1-2 years: "I make the sandwiches and then i wrap them in bag and give them to coustemer but also do the dishes."
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 6,000

(83/100) OPERATIONS MANAGER


 Posted: 14 Dec 2018

      

Bachelors Degree, 8-12 years: "Operations Manager - Indirect Channel Strategy."
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 90,000

(82/100) DIRECTOR


 Posted: 14 Dec 2018

      

Bachelors Degree, 8-12 years: "Oversee programs and manage staff."
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 80,000

(81/100) PHYSICAL EDUCATION TEACHER


 Posted: 13 Dec 2018

      

Bachelors Degree, 20+ years: "Teach physical education to students."
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 102,000

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(80/100) SERVICE ANALYST


 Posted: 12 Dec 2018

      

High School, 8-12 years: "Observe and devise a plan to improve."
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 72,000

(79/100) OPS MANAGER


 Posted: 12 Dec 2018

      

Bachelors Degree, 12-16 years: "Operations and management."
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 299,999

(78/100) HUMAN RESOURCES MANAGER


 Posted: 09 Dec 2018

      

Bachelors Degree, 2-4 years: "Manage salaries and payroll."
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 100,000

(77/100) INSPECTOR GENERAL AUDITOR


 Posted: 05 Dec 2018

      

Some College, 20+ years: "Investigate government benefits for veterans."
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 106,000

(76/100) SUPPORT TECHNICAN


 Posted: 04 Dec 2018

      

Some College, 1-2 years: "Troubleshoot network, load new machines, manage businesses."
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 38,500

(75/100) OIL REFINERY OPERATOR


 Posted: 03 Dec 2018

      

Bachelors Degree, 4-8 years: "Operate process units."
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 115,000

(74/100) ENTERTAINMENT COSTUMING


 Posted: 03 Dec 2018

      

Some College, 4-8 years: "Caring for costumes."
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 20,000

(73/100) SALES REPRESENTATIVE


 Posted: 26 Sep 2018

      

Some College, 4-8 years: "Lead team in order to meet expected KPI goals set by upper management."
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 44,000

(72/100) SOFTWARE ENGINEER


 Posted: 21 Sep 2018

      

Bachelors Degree, 0-1 year: "Love the work. regular software dev."
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 150,000

(71/100) SOFTWARE DEVELOPER ENGINEER


 Posted: 16 Sep 2018

      

Bachelors Degree, 1-2 years: "I'm an iOS engineer."
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 165,000

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(70/100) DIRECTOR


 Posted: 14 Sep 2018

      

Bachelors Degree, 16-20 years: "Leadership development, engagement, strategic retention."
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 95,000

(69/100) LABEROR


 Posted: 13 Sep 2018

      

Some College, 12-16 years: "Highway worker freeway repaver concrete and lane preper."
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 120,000

(68/100) BUSINESS CONSULTANT


 Posted: 12 Sep 2018

      

Some College, 4-8 years: "Consulting in the business world."
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 60,000

(67/100) REGISTERED NURSE


 Posted: 11 Sep 2018

      

Bachelors Degree, 20+ years: "Registered Nurse - Direct patient care at an intensive care unit."
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 120,000

(66/100) SR. CORPORATE RECRUITER


 Posted: 10 Sep 2018

      

Masters Degree, 20+ years: "Full-Life Cycle recruiting, sourcing and talent management."
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 80,000

(65/100) RESEARCHER / WRITER


 Posted: 10 Sep 2018

      

Doctorate Degree, 2-4 years: "Research and Write for International Career Guides."
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 12,500

(64/100) MARKETING DIRECTOR


 Posted: 06 Sep 2018

      

Bachelors Degree, 8-12 years: "Brand marketing."
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 130,000

(63/100) ASSOCIATE DIRECTOR GLOBAL HR


 Posted: 05 Sep 2018

      

Bachelors Degree, 20+ years: "Global HR reviewing salaries across the global operations."
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 11,000

(62/100) HEAD OF HR


 Posted: 04 Sep 2018

      

Bachelors Degree, 16-20 years: "All HR duties, one-man department."
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 90,000

(61/100) ASSISTANT CONTROLLER


 Posted: 04 Sep 2018

      

Bachelors Degree, 8-12 years: "Supervise accounting team under Financial Controller, manage general ledger."
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 115,000

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(60/100) DIRECTOR COMPENSATION


 Posted: 04 Sep 2018

      

Masters Degree, 16-20 years: "Oversee all domestic and international compensation programs."
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 180,000

(59/100) GENERAL MANAGER


 Posted: 03 Sep 2018

      

Bachelors Degree, 20+ years: "Meet sales and profit objectives for $40,000,000 business."
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 212,000

(58/100) CHIEF INFORMATION OFFICER


 Posted: 02 Sep 2018

      

Bachelors Degree, 20+ years: "IT Management in a hospital environment. Ensuring that both software and hardware purchases are vetted out and installed properly."
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 162,000

(57/100) MANAGEMENT CONSULTANT


 Posted: 28 Aug 2018

      

Masters Degree, 8-12 years: "Management Consultant."
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 100,000

(56/100) EMERGENCY ROOM PHYSICIAN


 Posted: 28 Aug 2018

      

Doctorate Degree, 12-16 years: "ER Physician at a local hospital."
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 300,000

(55/100) MANAGING DIRECTOR


 Posted: 27 Aug 2018

      

Doctorate Degree, 12-16 years: "Manage a staff augmentation firm."
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 150,000

(54/100) FINANCIAL ANALYST


 Posted: 27 Aug 2018

      

Bachelors Degree, 2-4 years: "Look over stocks and determine investment strategies."
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 65,000

(53/100) HR BUSINESS PARTNER


 Posted: 26 Aug 2018

      

Bachelors Degree, 12-16 years: "Autonomous cars."
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 235,000

(52/100) SALES ASSOCIATE


 Posted: 21 Aug 2018

      

Some College, 2-4 years: "Customer Facing, Cash Handling, Inventory Purchasing, Open to new fields."
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 30,000

(51/100) HR MANAGER


 Posted: 16 Aug 2018

      

Bachelors Degree, 4-8 years: "Recruit, terminate, handle employee relations."
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 100,000

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(50/100) GENERAL MANAGER


 Posted: 12 Aug 2018

      

Bachelors Degree, 16-20 years: "Manage Operations, Marketing and Engineering departments."
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 200,000

(49/100) PSYCH LVN


 Posted: 30 Jul 2018

      

Some College, 4-8 years: "Psych lvn working PHF."
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 43,000

(48/100) SALES MANAGER


 Posted: 28 Jul 2018

      

Some College, 20+ years: "Sales management and employee training."
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 65,000

(47/100) DESIGNER


 Posted: 28 Jul 2018

      

Masters Degree, 8-12 years: "CAD drafter and job captain for working drawings for construction."
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 72,000

(46/100) SENIOR INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY ENGINEER


 Posted: 24 Jul 2018

      

Some College, 16-20 years: "Maintain Network."
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 93,000

(45/100) PROGRAM MANAGER


 Posted: 21 Jul 2018

      

Bachelors Degree, 12-16 years: "Manager, project, business, technology, it, finance, program, product, support, offshore, strategy,."
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 140,000

(44/100) ART DIRECTOR


 Posted: 21 Jul 2018

      

Bachelors Degree, 8-12 years: "Art Direction of mobile games and applications."
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 170,000

(43/100) HUMANITIES PROMOTIONS COORDINATOR


 Posted: 20 Jul 2018

      

Bachelors Degree, 1-2 years: "Develop schedules, graphic design, edit material, multiple projects, interpersonal communication via orally, email, phone."
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 40,000

(42/100) CORPORATE TRAVEL AGENT


 Posted: 17 Jul 2018

      

Bachelors Degree, 2-4 years: "Book Corporate Travel."
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 43,680

(41/100) PRINCIPAL DIRECTOR


 Posted: 13 Jul 2018

      

Bachelors Degree, 20+ years: "Manage complex IT Delivery."
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 250,000

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(40/100) FORKLIFT DRIVER


 Posted: 12 Jul 2018

      

High School, 2-4 years: "Forklift driver."
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 30,113

(39/100) ENGINEERING DIRECTOR


 Posted: 11 Jul 2018

      

Doctorate Degree, 20+ years: "Responsible for NPI, planning and budgeting, process implementation and new product development and introduction in manufacturing."
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 244,000

(38/100) MANAGER


 Posted: 09 Jul 2018

      

Bachelors Degree, 16-20 years: "Nonenonenonenone."
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 275,000

(37/100) SALES ENGINEER


 Posted: 29 Jun 2018

      

Bachelors Degree, 12-16 years: "Demo Proposals tradeshows."
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 129,000

(36/100) HUMAN RESOURCES MANAGER


 Posted: 28 Jun 2018

      

Some College, 12-16 years: "Labor relations, workers compensation."
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 90,000

(35/100) PRODUCT SALES MANAGER


 Posted: 19 Jun 2018

      

Bachelors Degree, 8-12 years: "Sales, Operations, People Management for the entire department."
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 90,000

(34/100) GENERAL DENTIST


 Posted: 18 Jun 2018

      

Bachelors Degree, 4-8 years: "5 yeras experience."
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 40,000

(33/100) AUDIO ENGINEER


 Posted: 18 Jun 2018

      

High School, 16-20 years: "Head of Audio for Broadcast Company."
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 150,000

(32/100) PHYSICIAN


 Posted: 18 Jun 2018

      

Doctorate Degree, 1-2 years: "Physician primary care."
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 225,000

(31/100) COMPLIANCE CONSULTANT


 Posted: 15 Jun 2018

      

Bachelors Degree, 20+ years: "Adherence to rules, regulations, processes, policies and procedures."
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 186,422

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(30/100) CIVIL ENGINEER


 Posted: 08 Jun 2018

      

Bachelors Degree, 8-12 years: "Project management."
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 145,000

(29/100) PRIMARY CARE


 Posted: 06 Jun 2018

      

Doctorate Degree, 2-4 years: "Primary medical care."
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 65,000

(28/100) PROGRAMMER


 Posted: 05 Jun 2018

      

Masters Degree, 2-4 years: "Data Analysis and Machine Learning."
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 95,000

(27/100) REGIONAL BUSINESS LINE MANAGER


 Posted: 04 Jun 2018

      

Bachelors Degree, 8-12 years: "Organize distribution within and outside the affiliate countries in accordance with the Zone Director / General Manager directives - Defining BL sales budget and achieving related targets. - Ensuring consistency, availability and use of related sales resources by affiliates and distributors. - Coordinating with local sales managers and measuring efficiency of their respective sales forces. - Reviewing margins to ensure they are in line with the budget R3. Competition: Organize intelligence, collect information on products, sales and organization. Share it with people he/she reports to or liaises with. (See para Reports below) R4. Marketing: Supervise and coordinate the application of AQI MKT Director Directives. Monitor the good use of MKT campaigns and material that AQI made at BUs’ disposal. Define and coordinate regional promotions, particularly on the Internet. R5. Budget: work with the Zone Director / General Manager and Global Business Line Manager to establish the BL Regional budget. Responsible for effective implementation of the Regional plans and coordination with Local BU (General and Commercial managers) to achieve plan."
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 150,000

(26/100) GENERAL MANAGER


 Posted: 02 Jun 2018

      

Some College, 16-20 years: "Magager, beverage director."
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 80,000

(25/100) PROCUREMENT MANAGER


 Posted: 21 May 2018

      

Bachelors Degree, 20+ years: "Procurement Manager...manage processes and negotiate orders."
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 170,000

(24/100) MECHANICAL ENGINEER


 Posted: 20 May 2018

      

Bachelors Degree, 1-2 years: "CAD, Drafting, GD&T, fabrication, FEA, analysis, design,."
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 73,000

(23/100) MAINTENANCE SUPERVISOR


 Posted: 17 May 2018

      

Bachelors Degree, 16-20 years: "Supervisor 20 maintenance mechanics."
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 105,000

(22/100) CARE GIVER


 Posted: 06 May 2018

      

Some College, 1-2 years: "Take care of old and disable people."
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 20,000

(21/100) PROCESSING SUPERVISOR


 Posted: 02 May 2018

      

Some College, 2-4 years: "Processing clerk."
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 25,000

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(20/100) FINANCIAL ADVISER


 Posted: 01 May 2018

      

Bachelors Degree, 20+ years: "Independent Financial Adviser."
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 208,000

(19/100) PILOT AND MANAGER


 Posted: 18 Apr 2018

      

Masters Degree, 20+ years: "Fly, manage and invoice aircraft."
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 95,000

(18/100) ACCOUNT REPRESENTATIVE


 Posted: 10 Apr 2018

      

Bachelors Degree, 4-8 years: "I work with the insurance client and the insurance company to make sure the clients insurance needs are met."
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 60,000

(17/100) PRESIDENT


 Posted: 03 Apr 2018

      

Doctorate Degree, 20+ years: "Classroom Assistant and adjunct professor Physics and engineering . Associate engineer with NASA, DALMO VICTOR/ SINGER, et al."
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 100,000

(16/100) TEACHER


 Posted: 31 Mar 2018

      

Bachelors Degree, 16-20 years: "Middle School."
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 75,000

(15/100) CUSTOMER SERVICE/OFFICE MNGMNTONTROL


 Posted: 13 Mar 2018

      

Bachelors Degree, 0-1 year: "Control office activities, work with sales personell."
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 13,000

(14/100) OPERATIONS SUPERVISOR


 Posted: 13 Mar 2018

      

Some College education, 8-12 years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 30,000

(13/100) ARCHITECTURAL HISTORIAN


 Posted: 11 Mar 2018

      

Masters Degree, 8-12 years: "Archival Research, technical writing, survey, online research."
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 61,000

(12/100) ELECTRICIAN


 Posted: 08 Mar 2018

      

High School, 4-8 years: "Install electrical and power systems, maintain wiring and control equipment which uses power flow to operate."
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 55,000

(11/100) ASSOCIATE EVENT PLANNING


 Posted: 07 Mar 2018

      

Bachelors Degree, 2-4 years: "Creating full service events including weddings and corporate events along with social media and small amount of marketing."
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 40,000

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(10/100) TERRITORY SALES MANAGER


 Posted: 12 Feb 2018

      

Bachelors Degree, 4-8 years: "Drive distribution through the natural sales channel by working with our distributors."
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 80,000

(9/100) ARCHITECT


 Posted: 27 Jan 2018

      

Bachelors Degree, 4-8 years: "Manage several projects from skematic design to construction administration."
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 89,000

(8/100) BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT MANAGER


 Posted: 24 Jan 2018

      

Bachelors Degree, 2-4 years: "College marketing internships > one year at a non profit > current postition."
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 72,500

(7/100) DIRECTOR


 Posted: 17 Jan 2018

      

Bachelors Degree, 12-16 years: "Help clients deal with crisis situations and establish compliance programs."
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 215,000

(6/100) CONSULTANT


 Posted: 10 Jan 2018

      

Masters Degree, 20+ years: "Consult on HR strategies for transformation."
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 205,000

(5/100) DIRECTOR OF ENGINEERING


 Posted: 08 Jan 2018

      

Bachelors Degree, 20+ years: "Manage complex IT projects with teams and customers located around the world."
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 120,000

(4/100) LEGAL SECRETARY


 Posted: 02 Jan 2018

      

Some College, 20+ years: "Assist three attorneys with scheduling meetings and phone calls, making travel arrangements, processing business expense reimbursement, typing and editing contracts, processing invoices for legal fees for payment."
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 80,000

(3/100) DATA INTEGRITY MANAGER


 Posted: 02 Jan 2018

      

Bachelors Degree, 20+ years: "Data quality management, training."
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 105,000

(2/100) COUNSELOR


 Posted: 31 Dec 2017

      

Masters Degree, 20+ years: "Working with college students to develop educational plans, career options."
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 120,000

(1/100) PRODUCT MANAGER


 Posted: 30 Dec 2017

      

Bachelors Degree, 1-2 years: "Product management for company's various website brands and CMS portals."
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 60,000

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  INFO   CALIFORNIA


California is the US most populous state. The salaries in California are among highest in the country. The most paid jobs are concentrated in San Francisco and Los Angeles.

California produce around 13 percent of the US gross domestic product.

The largest job sectors in California are trade, transportation, manufacturing, utilities, government, IT & telecommunications, financial services, education, health services and leisure.

Economy in California is considerably dependent on trade. Computers and electronic products are the most exported products in California. That is currently around 44 percent of all exports from California.

The IT sector is among most paid jobs in California. Average salaries for experienced software developers in San Francisco are around $90,000 or more.


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  SURVEY BY LEVELS    CALIFORNIA

Salary levels Average GROSS Salary   Salary profiles (frequency)
155K US$ 151,231
76
145K US$ 142,493
49
135K US$ 132,387
64
125K US$ 121,835
119
115K US$ 112,565
81
105K US$ 101,712
184
95K US$ 93,259
135
85K US$ 83,040
199
75K US$ 73,392
199
65K US$ 63,150
222
55K US$ 52,471
239
45K US$ 43,632
222
35K US$ 33,558
150
25K US$ 23,891
92
15K US$ 16,367
19
Less US$ 6,467
02

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  SURVEY BY GENDER    CALIFORNIA

Average GROSS Salary   Salary profiles
Male US$ 102,165 1,106
Female US$ 83,417 607
N/A US$ 76,758 588

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  SURVEY BY EDUCATION    CALIFORNIA

Average GROSS Salary   Salary profiles
Doctorate Degree US$ 137,479 131
Masters Degree US$ 111,080 487
Bachelors Degree US$ 89,466 1,035
Some College US$ 71,941 490
High School US$ 57,303 131
Bellow H. School US$ 48,193 27

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  SURVEY BY EXPERIENCE    CALIFORNIA

Average GROSS Salary   Salary profiles
20+ Years US$ 122,079 521
16-20 Years US$ 112,956 220
12-16 Years US$ 106,324 264
8-12 Years US$ 88,781 337
4-8 Years US$ 75,608 371
2-4 Years US$ 62,129 271
1-2 Years US$ 58,720 142
0-1 Year US$ 51,965 175

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  SURVEY BY AGES    CALIFORNIA

Average GROSS Salary   Salary profiles
More US$ 81,522 03
69-74 US$ 142,160 13
63-68 US$ 123,930 44
57-62 US$ 120,175 111
51-56 US$ 118,380 170
45-50 US$ 110,940 267
39-44 US$ 106,014 256
33-38 US$ 96,185 297
27-32 US$ 77,144 314
22-26 US$ 60,205 172
16-21 US$ 40,924 63
Less US$ 45,000 03
N/A US$ 76,758 588

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  SURVEY BY FIELDS    CALIFORNIA

# Average GROSS Salary   Salary profiles
1. Engineers & Technicians V US$ 131,609 40
2. Management & Business US$ 119,933 327
3. IT & Telecommunication II US$ 107,206 123
4. Finance & Banking US$ 101,237 89
5. Law US$ 100,603 59
6. Health Care & Medical US$ 100,559 80
7. Construction & Labor Workers US$ 100,319 52
8. Health Care & Medical II US$ 98,871 62
9. IT & Telecommunication US$ 97,462 208
10. Automobile US$ 96,793 23
11. Aviation & Shipping US$ 95,256 20
12. Properties & Real Estates US$ 92,800 20
13. Public Sector US$ 92,031 51
14. Engineers & Technicians US$ 91,858 96
15. Human Resources US$ 90,755 99
16. Marketing, Sales, Purchase US$ 80,718 128
17. Architect Constructions US$ 80,666 21
18. Media US$ 80,384 55
19. Education & University US$ 79,423 109
20. Accounting & Administration US$ 73,677 188
21. Insurance US$ 71,378 33
22. Logistics, Road, Railway US$ 70,912 23
23. Salesmen & Saleswomen US$ 70,559 54
24. Arts, Culture, Performance US$ 67,252 19
25. Making Design US$ 65,673 40
26. Manufacturing & Labor Workers US$ 63,078 43
27. Organization & Coordination US$ 59,734 23
28. Restaurants, Inns, Pubs US$ 56,558 26
29. Hotels & Tourism US$ 52,847 26
30. Customer Services US$ 46,779 61

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  SURVEY BY CAREERS    CALIFORNIA

# Average GROSS Salary   Salary profiles
1. CEO US$ 168,419 31
2. Director US$ 156,719 56
3. CPA - Certified Public Accountant US$ 134,264 20
4. Other Engineer Career US$ 134,172 37
5. Program Manager US$ 123,276 13
6. IT Manager US$ 120,325 40
7. Construction Project Manager US$ 118,438 14
8. IT Project Manager US$ 115,875 24
9. Lawyer US$ 114,666 18
10. Marketing Manager US$ 111,950 20
11. Software Engineer US$ 109,614 35
12. Manager US$ 108,872 51
13. Registered Nurse US$ 103,344 21
14. Software Developer US$ 100,973 38
15. Account Manager US$ 100,183 18
16. Operations Manager US$ 99,824 31
17. Other Management Career US$ 96,445 24
18. Other Human Resource Career US$ 95,869 16
19. Human Resources Manager US$ 95,774 52
20. Project Manager US$ 95,334 26
21. Engineer US$ 93,049 27
22. Other Education Career US$ 92,469 19
23. Financial Analyst US$ 89,818 22
24. Other Public Sector Career US$ 86,172 30
25. Web Developer US$ 75,975 15
26. Teacher US$ 74,432 17
27. Accountant US$ 67,123 20
28. Salesmen or Saleswomen US$ 63,913 23
29. Staff Accountant US$ 50,844 18
30. Administrative Assistant US$ 38,592 15

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  SURVEY BY WORK    CALIFORNIA

Average GROSS Salary   Salary profiles
Permanent US$ 91,532 1,936
Contract US$ 88,334 137
Self Employed US$ 108,169 133
Part Time US$ 53,354 95

  SURVEY BY CITIES    CALIFORNIA

# Average GROSS Salary   Salary profiles
1. San Jose US$ 120,112 59
2. San Francisco US$ 106,336 584
3. Chula Vista US$ 100,939 05
4. San Bernardino US$ 92,032 20
5. Long Beach US$ 91,901 40
6. Huntington Beach US$ 90,755 18
7. Santa Ana US$ 90,258 15
8. Oakland US$ 89,162 65
9. Bakersfield US$ 88,854 47
10. Irvine US$ 87,156 76
11. Los Angeles US$ 86,749 706
12. Fremont US$ 86,594 15
13. San Diego US$ 84,164 270
14. Sacramento US$ 81,220 166
15. Anaheim US$ 80,339 45
16. Ontario US$ 72,686 12
17. Fresno US$ 70,988 50
18. Garden Grove US$ 70,800 05
19. Riverside US$ 69,984 40
20. Stockton US$ 68,038 12
21. Fontana US$ 67,203 08
22. Oceanside US$ 65,016 09
23. Modesto US$ 64,680 09
24. Oxnard US$ 63,108 16
25. Moreno Valley US$ 61,666 03
26. Rancho Cucamonga US$ 52,385 06

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# Average GROSS Salary (USD) Average GROSS Salary   Salary profiles
1. Australia Australia US$ 88,154 AU$ 97,406 2,668
2. United States United States US$ 80,605 US$ 80,605 18,446
3. United Kingdom United Kingdom US$ 73,669 GBP 49,123 3,807
4. Canada Canada US$ 70,631 CA$ 76,102 4,411
5. Mexico Mexico US$ 47,143 MXN 749,191 460
6. China China US$ 45,425 CNY 290,068 2,287
7. Russia Russia US$ 40,716 RUB 1,697,062 906
8. India India US$ 20,479 INR 1,210,141 7,153

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