Bakersfield College Alumni Average Hourly Rate

Located in Bakersfield, Calif., Bakersfield College is a university. The figures in this overview come from the responses of Bakersfield College grads who took the PayScale salary survey.

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53 %

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Bakersfield College Alumni

Median Hourly Rate by Years Experience

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About This School

1801 Panorama Dr
Bakersfield, CA 93305-1299

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The most popular field is the health care industry. Those with a degree from Bakersfield College make an average of about $42K.


After college, a notable gender gap appears: the average male graduate makes $51K where the average female graduate hauls home approximately $74K.


Many Bakersfield College alumni remain in Bakersfield after graduation; the greater part of grads find permanent positions in the workforce here.


Competency in Billing translates into above-average pay for Bakersfield College grads — they earn 79 percent more than their fellow graduates. Microsoft Office is a common skill among Bakersfield College alumni — the larger part of grads mention using it at work. Customer Service, Billing, and Microsoft Excel are desirable skills as well.

Benefits and Perks

A number of grads are rewarded with paid time off, and a strong majority of alumni report compensation for sick days and vacation time. A majority of the survey participants have medical plans, and just under half of the respondents have dental insurance. In an effort to save up for the years ahead, a majority of respondents contribute to a 401(k). Bakersfield College grads also enjoy benefits like a company-subsidized cell phone and flexible hours.

Related Schools

Schools similar to Bakersfield College include Cerro Coso Community College, Porterville College, and Moorpark College.

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Key Stats for Bakersfield College


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29 %
Hourly Rate
$13 - $20
Hourly Rate
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1-4 years
5-9 years
10-19 years
20 years or more

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 2 votes.
$16 - $21

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