Traffic Technicians in California
Is California a good place for you to work as a Traffic Technician?
- Traffic Technicians in California earn higher salaries than the typical U.S. wage earner.
How Many Traffic Technicians Work in California?
There were approximately 800 workers employed as Traffic Technicians in this state in 2018.
There were 460 Traffic Technicians employed in this state in 2017.
That’s growth of 340 jobs between 2017 and 2018.
The typical state has 110 Traffic Technicians working in it, which means California has more Traffic Technicians than average.
What do Traffic Technicians Make in California?
In 2018 wages for Traffic Technicians ranged from $31,070 to $96,730 with $58,090 being the median annual salary.
Broken down to an hourly rate, workers in this field made anywhere from $14.94 to $46.5. The median hourly rate was $27.93.
Workers in this field were paid a median of $29.69 an hour in 2017.
The hourly rate declined by $1.76.
The median salary in California is higher than the nationwide median salary.
Top California Metros for Traffic Technicians
The table below shows some of the metros in this state with the most Traffic Technicians.
|Metro||Number Employed||Annual Median Salary|
|Los Angeles-Long Beach-Anaheim, CA||350||$48,040|
|San Diego-Carlsbad, CA||60||$56,890|
Top States for Traffic Technicians Employment
The table below shows the states where most Traffic Technicians work.
|State||Number Employed||Annual Median Salary|
Below are the states where Traffic Technicians get paid the most:
|State||Annual Median Salary|
- Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS)
- College Factual
- National Center for Education Statistics
- O*NET Online
More about our data sources and methodologies.
|Request Info||Southern New Hampshire University You have goals. Southern New Hampshire University can help you get there. Whether you need a bachelor's degree to get into a career or want a master's degree to move up in your current career, SNHU has an online program for you. Find your degree from over 200 online programs. Learn More >|