Bergen Community College Alumni Average Salary

Based in Paramus, N.J., Bergen Community College is a university. This summary is derived from information given by Bergen Community College grads who completed the PayScale salary survey.

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College Salary Report

22nd

Early Career Salary 

$39,000

Mid-Career Salary 

$63,300

% High Meaning 

54 %

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Bergen Community College Alumni

Median Salary by Job

Job
National Salary Data 
$0$18K$36K$54K
Legal Secretary
2 salaries
$54,000  
   
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About This School

400 Paramus Rd
Paramus, NJ 07652-1595


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Industry

Law, the dentist's office industry, and the hospital administration industry are just a few of the areas in which Bergen Community College grads find work. The majority of Bergen Community College alumni wind up in the medical office industry. Former Bergen Community College graduates bring in around $46K on average.

Jobs

Bergen Community College grads who become Legal Secretaries are compensated well above average — these folks are top-earners among their graduating class, making a median salary of $54K yearly.

Locations

Many Bergen Community College students are Hackensack, N.J.-bound following college. In addition, former Bergen Community College students often head to New York, N.Y. after graduating, where the median salary comes to $80K in this top-paying city. Home to the lowest median salary for Bergen Community College alumni is Mountainside, N.J., a popular place for former students despite its approximately $38K average paycheck.

Degree Major

Bergen Community College grads who fare the best in terms of salary hold an Associate's Degree and earn a median salary of $49K per year.

Skills

Proficiency in Document Preparation is common among Bergen Community College alumni, and when it comes to using it on the job, nearly one in six former students report doing so. Bergen Community College grads with Operations Management experience garner salaries that are 83 percent more than other grads' salaries. Competency in Customer Service, Client Interaction, and Office Administration also warrants excellent remuneration.

Benefits and Perks

When it comes to paid time off, there is more lenience involving vacation than illness; just under half of the alums get vacation time, whereas just one-third of alumni get paid sick leave. More than half of respondents set aside retirement funds in an employer-sponsored 401(k). Health benefits extend to more than half of alumni, and just over two-fifths of graduates also receive dental coverage. Alumni of Bergen Community College also take in a casual working environment, free drinks, a company-subsidized cell phone, and tuition reimbursement.

Related Schools

Compensation averages about $47K for SUNY Westchester Community College alumni, making their earnings most comparable to Bergen Community College grads. Other schools similar to Bergen Community College include Passaic County Community College, Rockland Community College, and County College of Morris.

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Key Stats for Bergen Community College

Gender

Female
69 %
Male
31 %
Salary
$19,260 - $61,250
Salary
$44,451 - $61,042
Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
28%
5-9 years
19%
10-19 years
33%
20 years or more
17%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 3 votes.
$37,120 - $59,344
$52,500 - $85,000

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