Community College Earnings in California

Community college graduates in California (10 years post graduation) earn approximately $34,600 per year (2021-22).
The community colleges in California with the highest earning graduates are listed below (where sufficient data available).

Community College Earnings in California (2021-22)

  • College Student Earnings Location
  • Rank: #11.$83,300
    1237 N. Mission Rd.
    Los Angeles, CA 90033
    (323) 409-5911
  • Rank: #22.
    Foothill College
    Public
    $57,200
    12345 El Monte Rd
    Los Altos Hills, CA 94022
    (650) 949-7777
  • Rank: #33.
    Casa Loma College-Van Nuys
    Casa Loma College-Van Nuys Photo
    Public
    $49,900
    6725 Kester Ave
    Van Nuys, CA 91405
    (818) 785-2726
  • Rank: #44.
    De Anza College
    Public
    $48,800
    21250 Stevens Creek Blvd.
    Cupertino, CA 95014
    (408) 864-5678
  • Rank: #55.
    Ohlone College
    Public
    $48,700
    43600 Mission Blvd
    Fremont, CA 94539
    (510) 659-6000
  • Rank: #66.
    Diablo Valley College
    Public
    $44,600
    321 Golf Club Rd
    Pleasant Hill, CA 94523
    (925) 685-1230
  • Rank: #77.
    College of San Mateo
    Public
    $44,000
    1700 W Hillsdale Blvd
    San Mateo, CA 94402
    (650) 574-6161
  • Rank: #88.
    Skyline College
    Public
    $43,600
    3300 College Dr
    San Bruno, CA 94066
    (650) 738-4100
  • Rank: #99.
    Pacific College
    Private for-profit
    $43,500
    3160 Red Hill Ave
    Costa Mesa, CA 92626
    (714) 662-4402
  • Rank: #10-1110.- 11.
    College of the Canyons
    Public
    $42,900
    26455 Rockwell Canyon Rd
    Santa Clarita, CA 91355
    (661) 259-7800
  • Rank: #10-1110.- 11.
    City College of San Francisco
    Public
    $42,900
    50 Phelan Ave
    San Francisco, CA 94112
    (415) 239-3000
  • Rank: #12-1312.- 13.
    Napa Valley College
    Public
    $42,500
    2277 Napa-Vallejo Hwy
    Napa, CA 94558
    (707) 256-7000
  • Rank: #12-1312.- 13.$42,500
    12412 Victory Boulevard
    North Hollywood, CA 91606
    (818) 766-8151
  • Rank: #1414.
    Moorpark College
    Public
    $42,400
    7075 Campus Rd
    Moorpark, CA 93021
    (805) 378-1400
  • Rank: #1515.
    San Diego Miramar College
    Public
    $42,200
    10440 Black Mountain Rd
    San Diego, CA 92126
    (619) 388-7800
  • Rank: #16-1916.- 19.$41,800
    919 S Grand Ave
    Los Angeles, CA 90015
    (213) 624-1200
  • Rank: #16-1916.- 19.$41,800
    17590 Gillette Avenue
    Irvine, CA 92614
    (949) 851-6200
  • Rank: #16-1916.- 19.$41,800
    55 Stockton St
    San Francisco, CA 94108
    (415) 675-5200
  • Rank: #16-1916.- 19.$41,800
    350 Tenth Avenue, Third Floor
    San Diego, CA 92101
    (619) 235-2049
  • Rank: #2020.
    Professional Golfers Career College
    Private for-profit
    $41,700
    26109 Ynez Road
    Temecula, CA 92591
    (800) 877-4380
  • Rank: #21-2221.- 22.
    Orange Coast College
    Orange Coast College Photo
    Public
    $41,600
    2701 Fairview Road
    Costa Mesa, CA 92626
    (714) 432-5072
  • Rank: #21-2221.- 22.
    Bryan College-Gold River
    Private, for profit
    $41,600
    2339 Gold Meadow Way, Suite 111
    Rancho Cordova, CA 95670
    (916) 649-2400
  • Rank: #23-2423.- 24.
    Santa Rosa Junior College
    Santa Rosa Junior College Photo - SRJC Santa Rosa Campus
    Public
    $41,300
    1501 Mendocino Avenue
    Santa Rosa, CA 95401
    (707) 527-4011
  • Rank: #23-2423.- 24.
    Argosy University-San Diego
    Private, non-profit
    $41,300
    1615 Murray Canyon Road, Suite 100
    San Diego, CA 92108
    (619) 321-3000
  • Rank: #2525.
    Irvine Valley College
    Public
    $41,100
    5500 Irvine Center Drive
    Irvine, CA 92618
    (949) 451-5100
  • Rank: #2626.
    Los Medanos College
    Public
    $40,900
    2700 East Leland Road
    Pittsburg, CA 94565
    (925) 439-2181
  • Rank: #2727.
    Saddleback College
    Public
    $40,700
    28000 Marguerite Pky
    Mission Viejo, CA 92692
    (949) 582-4500
  • Rank: #2828.
    Mission College
    Public
    $40,600
    3000 Mission College Blvd
    Santa Clara, CA 95054
    (408) 988-2200
  • Rank: #29-3129.- 31.
    Cabrillo College
    Public
    $40,500
    6500 Soquel Dr
    Aptos, CA 95003
    (831) 479-6100
  • Rank: #29-3129.- 31.
    Monterey Peninsula College
    Public
    $40,500
    980 Fremont St
    Monterey, CA 93940
    (831) 646-4000
  • Rank: #29-3129.- 31.
    Solano Community College
    Public
    $40,500
    4000 Suisun Valley Rd
    Fairfield, CA 94534
    (707) 864-7000
  • Rank: #32-3432.- 34.$40,100
    350 Rhode Island Street
    San Francisco, CA 94103
    (415) 216-4416
  • Rank: #32-3432.- 34.
    San Diego Mesa College
    San Diego Mesa College Photo - Learning Resource Center
    Public
    $40,100
    7250 Mesa College Dr
    San Diego, CA 92111
    (619) 388-2600
  • Rank: #32-3432.- 34.
    National Career College
    Private for-profit
    $40,100
    14355 Roscoe Blvd
    Panorama City, CA 91402
    (818) 988-2300
  • Rank: #3535.
    Evergreen Valley College
    Public
    $40,000
    3095 Yerba Buena Rd
    San Jose, CA 95135
    (408) 274-7900
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