Santa Cruz, California 

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JOB HELPFUL RESOURCES

- Best paying jobs in Santa_Cruz? Food Prep, Serving ($10,830)
- Worst paying jobs? Legal ($86,250)
- Highest paying industry jobs? Utilities ($76,442)
- Lowest paying industry jobs? Accommodation and Food Services ($10,498)
- Average Income of Residents in Santa_Cruz ($33,776) compared to USA ($31,177)
- The Unemployment Rate in Santa_Cruz (4.5) is lower than USA (6)

  EMPLOYMENT INFORMATIONSanta Cruz, CaliforniaUnited States
  $33,776$31,177
  $65,421$57,652
  4.56
  -9.82%-6.18%
  33.82%33.51%

PROCESS OF JOB SEARCH

View jobs in occupation categories below. It is important to join a job site search that offers legally protected status, inclusive workplace, and diverse and inclusive workplace if you're looking for work in Santa_Cruz. A team that respects gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, and other legally protected status are important to look for.

Diverse and inclusive employers are looking for job seekers with a wide range of skills and experience. You can find jobs in Santa_Cruz, California that match your qualifications.

The unemployment rate in Santa Cruz is 4.5% (U.S. avg. is 6.0%)


YOU SHOULD KNOW

- That Job Growth in Santa Cruz has been Positive.
- Jobs have Increased by 1.8% over the past year.
- The average salary in Santa Cruz is $61,533.
- The median home cost in Santa Cruz is $1,227,100

  AVERAGE SALARY BY OCCUPATIONSanta_Cruz, CaliforniaUnited States
  Management$60,275$65,643
  Business, Financial$51,683$55,431
  Computer, Math$65,957$73,554
  Architecture, Engineering$70,302$74,001
  Sciences$20,938$55,336
  Social Service$31,949$38,592
  Legal$86,250$74,395
  Education$27,147$39,450
  Arts, Entertainment$30,761$36,374
  Health Practitioners$61,625$64,417
  Health Technicians$28,229$35,954
  Healthcare Support$28,750$22,334
  Fire Fighters$24,000$29,766
  Law Enforcement$84,602$55,397
  Food Prep, Serving$10,830$13,351
  Cleaning, Maintenance$16,286$18,423
  Personal Care$13,222$15,351
  Sales, Related$20,715$26,485
  Office Admin, Support$21,256$29,268
  Farming, Fishing, Forestry$21,250$19,254
  Construction, Extraction$40,725$32,468
  Maintence, Repair$18,073$40,948
  Production$28,269$31,479
  Transportation$28,961$32,663
  Material Moving$13,157$22,126
  AVERAGE SALARY BY INDUSTRYSanta_Cruz, CaliforniaUnited States
  Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing and Hunting$14,967$24,135
  Mining, Quarrying, and Oil and Gas Extraction$0$62,204
  Construction$41,525$35,300
  Manufacturing$61,023$42,158
  Wholesale Trade$45,714$41,714
  Retail Trade$20,278$21,666
  Transportation and Warehousing$54,338$40,449
  Utilities$76,442$62,996
  Information$35,375$48,512
  Finance and Insurance$45,661$50,584
  Real Estate and Rental and Leasing$34,442$36,265
  Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services$46,389$59,897
  Management of Companies and Enterprises$50,547$61,392
  Administrative and Support and Waste Services$32,236$23,873
  Educational Services$23,543$37,346
  Health Care and Social Assistance$37,079$33,234
  Arts, Entertainment, and Recreation$22,402$21,042
  Accommodation and Food Services$10,498$14,790
  Other Services$20,223$22,627
  Public Administration$62,039$51,719
UNEMPLOYMENT BY YEAR (Years 1990 to 2021)

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Reviews for Santa Cruz    45 Reviews
The politics run the city down and it shows - 8/31/2021
I went to college at UCSC. I will never go back.Initially, like any other, I was captivated, and damn near hypnotized by the beautiful redwoods, the fun culture, the... Read More

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Some love it, others not so much - 11/20/2020
I lived in the Santa Cruz area for 20 years. UCSC alum. Our kids were born there. There are wonderful things about Santa Cruz, but also many serious problems that we... Read More

Small Town, Big City - 7/24/2020
I have been here for four generations! My kids are the fifth. I guess that should tell you how wonderful it is here, at least for us. It's so cool to have world class... Read More


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