A large chunk of former City College of New York (CCNY) students are employed in the health care services industry; in fact, this is the most popular job sector for this population.
After graduation, women go on to earn an average of $49K per year compared to men, who earn about $61K.
Civil Engineers win the contest for best-paid City College of New York (CCNY) alumni, making $93K on average every year.
With a median annual earnings of approximately $66K per year, City College of New York (CCNY) grads who have a B.A. in Bachelor of Arts (BA) are the best paid among the alumni population. A B.A. in Economics commands less pay, and these degree-holders face median pay of around $57K.
City College of New York (CCNY) grads with Microsoft Office abilities can expect to make 55 percent more than their former classmates (approximately $93K). Around one in six grads report using Customer Service as part of their job, making it the most popular skill. Demonstrated ability in Information Technology (IT) Support, Office Management, and Project Management rank among leading skills as well.
Benefits and Perks
A majority of alumni report receiving paid vacation days, but just one in six survey participants are paid for sick leave. Most former students set aside retirement funds in an employer-sponsored 401(k). A large number of graduates have medical plans, and a majority of the survey participants have dental insurance. City College of New York (CCNY) grads also enjoy benefits like a company-subsidized cell phone, a casual working environment, life insurance, and tuition reimbursement.