Bakersfield College Alumni Average Hourly Rate

Bakersfield, Calif. is home to Bakersfield College, a university. This report is based on the answers of Bakersfield College graduates who responded to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

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College Salary Report

4th

Early Career Salary 

$41,900

Mid-Career Salary 

$68,700

% High Meaning 

54 %

Compare to Other 2-Year Schools

Bakersfield College Alumni

Median Hourly Rate by Years Experience

Job
National Hourly Rate Data 
$0$14$28$42
Registered Nurse (RN)
$36.72  
   
Licensed Vocational Nurse (LVN)
$22.41  
Radiologic Technologist
$30.00  
Registered Nurse (RN), Operating Room
$37.50  
Registered Nurse (RN), Emergency Room
$40.90  
Automotive Technician
$25.00  
Security Guard
$10.62  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 31 Aug 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 109
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About This School

1801 Panorama Dr
Bakersfield, CA 93305-1299


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Industry

The health care industry registers as the most common industry among alumni. Starting salaries of about $43K are the median among Bakersfield College grads.

Locations

Bakersfield College students enjoy their time in Bakersfield, and the larger part of students actually choose to live and work there after graduating.

Degree Major

With a median annual earnings of $75K per year, Bakersfield College grads who have an Associate's Degree are the best paid among the alumni population. A Some college coursework with no degree is less advantageous in terms of earnings; alums with this degree are the lowest earners with a median annual pay of $59K.

Skills

Billing commands a pay premium of 74 percent for Bakersfield College grads. Proficiency in Microsoft Office is common among Bakersfield College alumni, and when it comes to using it on the job, about a fourth of former students report doing so. Other top skills include Customer Service, AutoCAD, and Billing.

Benefits and Perks

Slightly more than half of the graduates enjoy both paid vacation and paid sick time. To plan for old age, more than half of grads maintain savings accounts through a company's 401(k) plan. Health insurance benefits extend to the larger part of graduates, and a majority of former students sign up for dental plans. Other benefits awarded to Bakersfield College alumni include company pension plan, a casual working environment, life insurance, and a company-subsidized cell phone.

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

Gender

Female
60 %
Male
40 %
Hourly Rate
$11 - $23
Hourly Rate
$11 - $20
Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
25%
5-9 years
20%
10-19 years
38%
20 years or more
15%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 8 votes.

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