Business Schools
In Santa Cruz, California

The city of Santa Cruz has only one school where business faculty can find employment. The graphs, statistics and analysis below outline the current state and the future direction of academia in business in the city of Santa Cruz, which encompasses business training at the following levels:

  • Masters degree in Business
  • PhD degree in Business


Statistics

Professional Trends

Santa Cruz Vs. California Business Employment

Santa Cruz 3,200
California 585,620

Exactly 3,200 of California's 585,620 business professionals work in Santa Cruz. The number of business professionals in Santa Cruz has shrunk by 3% from 2006 to 2010. As the number of business professionals in Santa Cruz has decreased, overall employment in Santa Cruz has increased.

Santa Cruz Vs. California Business employment growth

574,040 606,070 614,530 596,430 585,620
3,310 3,520 3,770 3,500 3,200
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: California
  • Dark Yellow: Santa Cruz

Business VS. All professions salaries in Santa Cruz

$85,061 $90,704 $90,529 $95,000 $97,916
$41,940 $43,260 $45,230 $45,870 $46,770
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Business in Santa Cruz
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Santa Cruz

As the number of business professionals in Santa Cruz has shrunk, salaries for business professionals have increased. In 2010 business professionals in Santa Cruz reportedly earned an average salary of $97,916 per year. The average salary for business professionals in Santa Cruz was $85,061 per year, four years earlier in 2006. The growth in the salary of business professionals in Santa Cruz is faster than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Business professionals in Santa Cruz

10th percentile
$53,245
25th percentile
$67,108
50th percentile
$89,428
75th percentile
$101,576
90th percentile
$104,318

Santa Cruz business professionals earn a median yearly salary of $89,428. The difference in pay between the business professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 96%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $53,245 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $104,318 per year.

Average Salaries for Business professionals and related professions in Santa Cruz

Hospitality
$34,694
Human Resources
$44,550
Fashion Merchandising
$51,468
Accounting
$51,658
Risk Management
$54,600
Restaurant Management
$55,740
Forensic Accounting
$60,075
Finance
$76,027
Advertising
$76,195
Property Management
$76,300
Management
$86,621
Project Management
$95,150
Business
$97,916
Public Relations
$98,100
International Business
$99,324
Business Administration
$100,250
Sports Management
$102,340
Small Business
$107,730
Business Management
$117,500
Marketing
$123,710
Fashion Marketing
$137,370

On average business professional salaries in Santa Cruz are higher than salaries earned by their professional counterparts in related professions.

Educational Trends

Business schools in Santa Cruz

1

There is only one accredited business school in the city. Many of Santa Cruz's business professionals are graduates of this school.

Business Programs Offered In Santa Cruz

associate
0
bachelor
0
master
1
doctor
1
Certificate
0
Total2

There are a total of 2 degree and certificate programs in business offered by Santa Cruz's business schools.

Student Completed Business Degrees In Santa Cruz

associate
0
bachelor
0
master
10
doctor
9
Certificate
0
Total19

Approximately 19 students graduated from business courses in 2010.

Business Faculty Salaries in Santa Cruz, California

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