What kind of jobs are there in Santa Rosa, CA?

Since Santa Rosa is the Sonoma County seat, public sector jobs are available here.

Private sector employers include hospitals, hotels, casinos and technology companies like AT&T and Keysight Technologies.

Local farms, wineries and brewpubs employ a high number of people in the area.

Job Market Index

Index Score: 7.7 /10

How we calculate this.


Santa Rosa has a healthier job market than similarly sized metro areas.

Average Annual Salary


Santa Rosa
$55,290

USA
$51,960

Unemployment Rate 2019

2.7%
of people are without a job

1.0% lower than national average

Unemployment Rate Over Time

Data sourced from the Bureau of Labor Statistics.

Top Industries in Santa Rosa

Health Care and Social Assistance

Total Employment
33,000
Nursing Aide
Salary: $24.34k - $33.58k

Accommodation and Food Services

Total Employment
21,300
Waiter and Waitress
Salary: $18.82k - $28.28k

Administrative and Support and Waste Management and Remediation Services

Total Employment
11,200
Janitor
Salary: $21.99k - $33.49k