California Colleges

In California state, there are 729 colleges and universities. Next table shows general information about colleges in California state.
California State Colleges General Information
Number of Schools729
Public188
Private not-for-profit179
Private for-profit361
4 Years or more307
2-4 Years216
Less Than 2 Years205
Next table shows the faculty (instructional Staff) average salary by academic rank. The average salary is calculated and weighted with for all 9, 10, 11, or 12-months contracted instructional staffs.
Average Faculty (Instructional Staff) Salary By Academic Rank At California colleges
Academic RankHeadcountAverage Salary (Month)Average Salary (Annual)
Professor15,380 $9,894 $118,724
Associate professor8,012 $8,217 $98,606
Assistant professor7,164 $7,077 $84,928
Instructor18,971 $6,476 $77,711
Lecturer3,532 $6,649 $79,786
No academic rank2,112 $7,071 $84,857
All instructional staff total55,171 $7,318 $87,812
Next table summarizes non-instructional Staffs average salary and headcount by occupation.
Average Staffs Salary By Occupation At California colleges
OccupationHeadcountAverage Salary (Month)Average Salary (Annual)
Non-instructional staff total138,997 $5,288 $63,453
Postsecondary Teachers - Research6,365 $5,035 $60,418
Postsecondary Teachers - Public service437 $6,334 $76,008
Librarians, Curators, Archivists, other teaching and Instructional support8,452 $4,486 $53,826
Management18,438 $9,461 $113,538
Business and Financial Operations20,984 $5,402 $64,827
Computer, Engineering, and Science15,279 $6,090 $73,075
Community Service, Legal, Arts, and Media13,181 $4,759 $57,104
Healthcare Practioners and Technical1,874 $5,672 $68,068
Service15,306 $3,536 $42,432
Sales and related674 $3,796 $45,547
Office and Administrative Support31,529 $3,834 $46,011
Natural Resources, Construction, and Maintenance4,761 $4,848 $58,179
Production, Transportation, and Material Moving1,717 $4,308 $51,700
Note again, you can access all staffs and faculties statistics including occupation, gender, race, and new hiring at California colleges on Staff/Faculty Directory