California Colleges

In California state, there are 776 colleges and universities. Next table shows general information about colleges in California state.
California State Colleges General Information
Number of Schools776
Public185
Private not-for-profit179
Private for-profit411
4 Years or more281
2-4 Years260
Less Than 2 Years234
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)
Professor15,397 $9,701 $116,413
Associate professor8,015 $8,200 $98,400
Assistant professor7,170 $7,046 $84,554
Instructor19,159 $6,385 $76,621
Lecturer3,532 $6,649 $79,786
No academic rank3,064 $6,239 $74,873
All instructional staff total56,337 $6,957 $83,486
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 total142,206 $5,277 $63,320
Postsecondary Teachers - Research6,358 $5,033 $60,402
Postsecondary Teachers - Public service437 $6,334 $76,008
Librarians, Curators, Archivists, other teaching and Instructional support8,578 $4,472 $53,661
Management19,193 $9,372 $112,465
Business and Financial Operations21,252 $5,387 $64,640
Computer, Engineering, and Science15,313 $6,088 $73,051
Community Service, Legal, Arts, and Media13,678 $4,770 $57,244
Healthcare Practioners and Technical1,875 $5,672 $68,061
Service15,371 $3,532 $42,386
Sales and related855 $3,932 $47,185
Office and Administrative Support32,802 $3,828 $45,942
Natural Resources, Construction, and Maintenance4,777 $4,846 $58,147
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