Average Salary for Central Texas College Alumni

Based in Killeen, Texas, Central Texas College is a university. A considerably greater proportion of men make up the survey population with a male-to-female ratio of 5-to-1. Based on student and alumni reporting, men also tend to make more than their male counterparts after graduating. This outline is based on answers to PayScale's salary survey.

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Central Texas College Alumni

Median Salary by Job

Job
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XAll compensation data shown are the gross, national median (50th percentile). Pay can vary greatly by location.
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$0$32K$64K$96K
Network Administrator
3 salaries
$51,000  
   
Senior Database Administrator (DBA)
2 salaries
$86,288  
Database Administrator (DBA)
2 salaries
$93,100  
Logistics Manager
2 salaries
$62,500  
Police Officer
2 salaries
$46,901  
Network Administrator, IT
2 salaries
$31,500  
Network Engineer
2 salaries
$68,668  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 29 Jun 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 88
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About This School

6200 West Central Texas Expressway
Killeen, TX 76549-4199


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Industry

Graduates of Central Texas College are found working in a number of different fields including the military or armed forces industry, clinical care, and the national defense industry. The majority of Central Texas College alumni wind up in IT services. The average salary for a grad from Central Texas College is about $49K.

Gender

Male graduates on average earn more than female graduates; the first group banks around $60K per year, but the second group takes home only $46K. Graduates who took the survey skew strongly male, with a male-to-female ratio of more than 3 to 1.

Jobs

Central Texas College grads who become Database Administrators garner financial rewards beyond any other job type for this group — these alumni rake in an average approximately $93K annually. However, Senior Database Administrators and Logistics Managers also rank as top-earners (bringing in $86K and $63K, respectively). Collecting the smallest paychecks are IT Network Administrators — they bring in $32K.

Locations

Austin, Texas is a hub for Central Texas College graduates — a large number call this city home. It is also not uncommon to find former Central Texas College students living and working in Fayetteville, N.C. — this top-paying city is a popular destination with a median salary of around $71K. Many Central Texas College grads can't resist staying in Killeen after graduating despite the median salary there ranking lowest among popular cities (about $31K). Other cities of interest among Central Texas College alumni include nearby Temple, Texas and San Diego, Calif.

Degree Major

An Associate's Degree, Business Management leads to the highest pay for Central Texas College grads ($113K on average per year). Those with an Associate of Applied Science (AAS), Computer Information Systems (CIS) face salaries on the lower end, coming in at an average approximately $38K per year.

Skills

Central Texas College grads with People Management experience garner salaries that are 41 percent more than other grads' salaries. Cisco Networking is a popular skill among Central Texas College alumni, with nearly one in ten workers reporting using it on the job. Other top skills include Customer Service, Operations Management, and Microsoft Office.

Benefits and Perks

Only about two-fifths of alumni enjoy paid vacation and one-third of alumni receive sick leave. Dental insurance applies to a majority of alums, and a fair number of former students report health coverage. To plan for old age, a fair number of survey participants maintain savings accounts through a company's 401(k) plan. Central Texas College grads are also lucky enough to receive life insurance, tuition reimbursement, gym / health club / fitness membership, and a company-subsidized cell phone.

Related Schools

Among alumni of similar schools, Community College of the Air Force grads (who make an average of $57K) earn salaries most similar to Central Texas College alumni. Other schools similar to Central Texas College include the New Mexico Military Institute, Georgia Military College-Milledgeville Campus, and Carolinas College of Health Sciences.

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Key Stats for Central Texas College

Gender

Female
30 %
Male
70 %
Salary
$26,828 - $58,958
Salary
$33,402 - $74,070
Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
17%
5-9 years
23%
10-19 years
29%
20 years or more
26%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 37 votes.

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