Average Hourly Rate for Chaffey College Alumni

Located in Rancho Cucamonga, Calif., Chaffey College is a university. Figures cited in this summary are based on graduates' replies to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

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Chaffey College Alumni

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Dental Assistant
Dietary Supervisor
Help Desk Technician
Office Manager
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 14 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 45

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About This School

5885 Haven Ave
Rancho Cucamonga, CA 91737-3002

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Chaffey College alumni find work in an assortment of industries including the health care services industry, the dentist's office industry, and the ready-mix concrete manufacturing industry. The most highly represented industry among alumni is the long-term care or rehabilitation facility industry. The average starting salary for a graduate of Chaffey College is $36K.


After graduation, disparities in salary rise to the surface — males earn an average approximately $93K per year compared to females' about $39K.


Rancho Cucamonga, Calif. is filled with Chaffey College grads. Los Angeles, Calif. is also a common destination for Chaffey College grads and offers the best pay with a median salary of around $101K. Chaffey College alumni in Riverside, Calif. can often be found sliding in at the lower end of the pay scale, where median paychecks are the smallest at $38K. Nearby Ontario, Calif. is also a top pick for Chaffey College grads, as is Fontana, Calif.

Degree Major

Chaffey College grads who fare the best in terms of salary hold a Bachelor's Degree and earn a median salary of $79K per year. On the other end of the spectrum, those with an Associate's Degree, Dietetics tend to do the worst in terms of salary, making an average $36K per year.


Nearly one in seven grads report using Microsoft Excel as part of their job, making it the most popular skill. Chaffey College grads with Project Management experience garner salaries that are more than double other grads' salaries. Other top skills include Customer Service, Microsoft Office, and Project Management.

Benefits and Perks

Only about one in four survey participants enjoy paid vacation and one in eight survey participants receive sick leave. A majority of respondents enjoy benefits like health insurance, while more than half of former students receive dental plans, too. More than half of alums take advantage of a 401(k) plan. Other benefits that Chaffey College alumni receive are a casual working environment, free drinks, defined benefit (db) retirement plan, and flexible hours.

Related Schools

Compensation averages $48K for Orange Coast College alumni, making their earnings most comparable to Chaffey College grads. Fullerton College, Cypress College, and Santa Monica College are also similar to Chaffey College.

Key Stats for Chaffey College


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Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 21 votes.
Associate of Arts (AA), Philosophy & Religious Studies

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