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34.9% Jobs Projection
$92,360 Median Salary
510 Job Openings

You’re in luck! Jobs for Statisticians in California are projected to grow and these jobs tend to pay higher than average.

  • Projected employment for Statisticians in California is growing faster than average.

  • Statisticians in California earn higher salaries than the typical U.S. wage earner.

How Many Statisticians Work in California?

In California, there were 5,650 people working as Statisticians in the year 2018.

There were 4,990 Statisticians employed in this state in 2017.

That’s growth of 660 jobs between 2017 and 2018.

Statisticians in CA Employment Trend

The typical state has 490 Statisticians working in it, which means California has more Statisticians than average.

Statisticians in CA vs. the Average State

Job Projections for California

Jobs for Statisticians in this state are growing at a rate of 34.9% which is faster than the nationwide estimated projection of 33.9%.

Job Projections for Statisticians: Nation vs. CA

California Annual Job Openings

The BLS is projecting 510 annual Statisticians job openings in California, and 5,800 total jobs in the year 2026.

Nationwide, the prediction is 4,400 annual jobs and 49,800 total jobs in 2026.

What do Statisticians Make in California?

In 2018 wages for Statisticians ranged from $61,810 to $152,030 with $92,360 being the median annual salary.

Broken down to an hourly rate, workers in this field made anywhere from $29.71 to $73.09. The median hourly rate was $44.4.

In 2017 the median pay for this field was $40.74 an hour.

The hourly rate grew by $3.66.

The median salary in California is higher than the nationwide median salary.

Statisticians Earnings: CA vs. National Average

Top California Metros for Statisticians

The table below shows some of the metros in this state with the most Statisticians.

Metro Number Employed Annual Median Salary
San Francisco-Oakland-Hayward, CA 1,520 $117,080
Los Angeles-Long Beach-Anaheim, CA 1,260 $87,260
Sacramento–Roseville–Arden-Arcade, CA 1,070 $76,580
San Diego-Carlsbad, CA 720 $111,200
San Jose-Sunnyvale-Santa Clara, CA 410 $104,170
Riverside-San Bernardino-Ontario, CA 110 $77,790
Santa Rosa, CA 40 $91,630
Fresno, CA 30 $93,580

Top States for Statisticians Employment

The table below shows the states where most Statisticians work.

State Number Employed Annual Median Salary
California 5,650 $92,360
Pennsylvania 3,710 $77,310
Massachusetts 3,090 $101,020
Maryland 2,950 $106,670
Texas 1,860 $79,650
Illinois 1,820 $82,830
North Carolina 1,500 $96,290
Washington 1,280 $98,070
District of Columbia 1,240 $106,670
New Jersey 1,230 $112,180
Virginia 1,180 $79,630
New York 1,120 $90,500
Colorado 1,080 $82,900
Arizona 1,080 $79,350
Georgia 920 $92,650
Missouri 860 $65,380
Ohio 850 $78,670
Minnesota 820 $92,690
Michigan 780 $78,300
Florida 630 $80,610

Below are the states where Statisticians get paid the most:

State Annual Median Salary
New Jersey $112,180
District of Columbia $106,670
Maryland $106,670
Idaho $103,610
Massachusetts $101,020
Washington $98,070
North Carolina $96,290
Delaware $94,370
Connecticut $93,980
Minnesota $92,690


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