Chef...big bucks when you become famous. Bakery chef as a corollary. Costs big bucks to go to California Culinary Academy, San Francisco, for example, to learn to be a chef.
Aircraft maintenance. Average salary is about $76,000 around Oakland, CA. Aviation Institute of Maintenance in Oakland has a good school with handson experience.
Licensed HVAC technician, electrician, plumber...you have to join the union and undergo strict training but the wages are high once you go beyond Journeyman.