Get a Salary Report for



- Compare Your Salary
- Evaluate a Job Offer


- Price a New Hire
- Give a Raise



- Benchmark Jobs
- Create a Comp Plan

Average Salary by Degree/Major Subject for State: California

Updated: 5 Jul 2014
Find Out Exactly What You Should Be Paid
Job Title:
Years in Field/Career:
Location:
United States (change)
- OR -
Subscribe to Our Newsletter
Salary and career advice to put you a step ahead.
newsletter icon

ADVERTISEMENT
national salary data
State: California
Salary by Degree
Degree/Major Subject
Salary Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Many factors can affect pay. To get the full picture, take the PayScale survey.
)
$0$70K$140K$210K
Bachelor's Degree
47172 salaries
$40,025 - $125,280  
   
Master of Business Administration (MBA)
6205 salaries
$54,862 - $166,278  
Associate's Degree
5497 salaries
$35,374 - $97,111  
Doctorate (PhD)
3592 salaries
$62,014 - $159,766  
Bachelor of Science (BS / BSc), Computer Science (CS)
2361 salaries
$55,888 - $143,324  
Master of Business Administration (MBA), Business Administration
1608 salaries
$52,610 - $157,504  
Bachelor of Science (BS / BSc), Business Administration
1511 salaries
$41,032 - $119,555  
Bachelor of Arts (BA), Communication
1437 salaries
$35,590 - $102,981  
Master of Science (MS), Computer Science (CS)
1377 salaries
$77,071 - $151,863  
Bachelor of Arts (BA), Economics
1250 salaries
$39,889 - $124,471  
Juris Doctor (JD), Master of Jurisprudence, or Master of Law (LLM)
1220 salaries
$56,488 - $189,743  
Bachelor of Science (BS / BSc), Mechanical Engineering (ME)
1154 salaries
$53,898 - $128,837  
Bachelor of Arts (BA), Psychology
1038 salaries
$35,679 - $100,317  
Master of Science (MS), Electrical Engineering (EE)
1028 salaries
$73,586 - $151,524  
Bachelor of Science (BS / BSc), Electrical Engineering (EE)
970 salaries
$60,850 - $150,314  
Bachelor of Science (BS / BSc), Business Management
911 salaries
$41,771 - $120,682  
Bachelor of Science (BS / BSc), Accounting
906 salaries
$43,930 - $124,642  
Bachelor of Arts (BA), Business Administration
822 salaries
$41,445 - $124,646  
Master of Business Administration (MBA), Finance
782 salaries
$60,188 - $179,586  
Bachelor of Arts (BA), Political Science (PolySci)
729 salaries
$37,187 - $115,257  
Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA)
712 salaries
$40,192 - $122,211  
Master of Computer Science (MCS), Computer Science (CS)
584 salaries
$73,209 - $149,135  
Bachelor of Arts (BA), English Language
578 salaries
$36,467 - $107,201  
Bachelor of Arts (BA), Sociology
569 salaries
$35,306 - $102,569  
Bachelor of Science (BS / BSc), Biology
550 salaries
$39,317 - $119,232  
Bachelor of Engineering (BEng / BE), Mechanical Engineering (ME)
530 salaries
$54,485 - $136,150  
Bachelor of Arts (BA)
519 salaries
$37,135 - $115,920  
Bachelor of Engineering (BEng / BE), Electrical Engineering (EE)
508 salaries
$61,716 - $152,541  
Bachelor of Science (BS / BSc), Finance
495 salaries
$46,395 - $128,202  
Master of Business Administration (MBA), Business Management
478 salaries
$55,986 - $170,960  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 5 Jul 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 80,252

California Job Listings

Search for more jobs:
job title / company
location

alumni reports Special Reports

ceo incomes
Fortune 100 CEO Income Compared to Average Worker at Company
Many CEOs earn millions a year, but how does their pay compare to the average worker at their company? We list the highest earners.
More Special Features
»
Which jobs, cities and industries are seeing wages rise or fall? Track the latest compensation trends with The PayScale Index Q1 2013 results.
» You think you have a bad boss? We reveal the Top 5 Jobs That Hate Their Boss.

salaries More Charts for State: California

Next Steps
Start the survey
- OR -
Sign in with LinkedIn
PayScale Research
Center