Average Salary for City College of New York (CCNY) Alumni

Graduates of City College of New York (CCNY) typically end up making between $47K and around $95K. This report is based on the responses of City College of New York (CCNY) graduates who completed the PayScale salary survey.

City College of New York (CCNY) Alumni

Median Salary by Job

National Salary Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are the gross, national median (50th percentile). Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
Office Manager
5 salaries
Electrical Engineer
4 salaries
Network Engineer
3 salaries
Design Architect
3 salaries
High School Teacher
3 salaries
Administrative Assistant
3 salaries
Project Manager, Construction
3 salaries
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 1 Mar 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 199
United States (change)

About This School

City College of New York, City College

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The majority of City College of New York (CCNY) alumni wind up in the education industry. Graduates of City College of New York (CCNY) typically earn $60K.


After graduation, disparities in salary rise to the surface — males tend to earn $65K per year compared to females' about $50K.


City College of New York (CCNY) grads who become Network Engineers garner financial rewards beyond any other job type for this group — these alumni rake in approximately $95K annually. However, Civil Engineers and Systems Administrators also rank as top-earners (bringing in $84K and about $70K, respectively). Office Managers wrap up the bottom of the pay scale, earning approximately $47K.


New York is filled with City College of New York (CCNY) grads. It is also not uncommon to find former City College of New York (CCNY) students living and working in Melville — this top-paying city is a popular destination with a median salary of around $128K. On the flipside, the lowest-paying city popular among City College of New York (CCNY) grads is Albany (median compensation is $60K). Other popular cities include Miami and Los Angeles.

Degree Major

City College of New York (CCNY) students with a Master of Science (MS), Computer Science (CS) can expect to make the most money ($105K per year) compared to their fellow graduates. A Master of Arts (MA), International Relations commands less pay, and these degree-holders face salaries of $37K.


City College of New York (CCNY) grads with Budget Management abilities can expect to make 42 percent more than their former classmates ($85K). Proficiency in Microsoft Office is common among City College of New York (CCNY) alumni, and when it comes to using it on the job, roughly a sixth of former students report doing so. Project Management, Microsoft Excel, and AutoCAD are desirable skills as well.

Benefits and Perks

Lacking in the benefits department, just half of the alumni report compensation for sick days and only one in three grads get vacation time. A fair portion of former students participate in a 401(k) retirement savings plan. It is no small feat that most respondents are given health coverage, and a majority of alums accept dental insurance. Additional benefits handed to City College of New York (CCNY) alumni include a casual working environment, life insurance, tuition reimbursement, and a company-subsidized cell phone.

Key Stats for City College of New York (CCNY)


42 %
58 %
$30,491 - $74,240
$39,986 - $91,969
Less than 1 year
1-4 years
5-9 years
10-19 years
20 years or more

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 66 votes.

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