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

Students who graduate from City College of New York (CCNY) earn between approximately $47K to $95K. The information for this snapshot was generated by alumni responses to the PayScale salary survey.

City College of New York (CCNY) Alumni

Median Salary by Job

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Office Manager
5 salaries
Electrical Engineer
5 salaries
Civil Engineer
4 salaries
Project Engineer
4 salaries
Network Engineer
4 salaries
High School Teacher
3 salaries
Systems Administrator
3 salaries
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 13 Dec 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 241
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City College of New York (CCNY) Details

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The most popular field is the education industry. The average salary for a grad from City College of New York (CCNY) is $60K.


Male graduates of City College of New York (CCNY) out-earn their female counterparts significantly, earning an average of $65K versus around $50K for women.


The most lucrative professionals among City College of New York (CCNY) alumni are Network Engineers; they earn a median annual salary of $95K. Also approaching the top of the pay scale at about $84K and $62K are Civil Engineers and Administrative Assistants. Office Managers pick up about $47K in financial rewards, representing the lowest-paid position among alumni.


A large number of students head to New York after college. In addition, former City College of New York (CCNY) students often head to Melville after graduating, where typical salaries come to approximately $128K in this top-paying city. Home to the lowest median salary for City College of New York (CCNY) alumni is Miami, a popular place for former students despite its around $60K average paycheck. Los Angeles is also a top pick, as is Albany.

Degree Major

A Master of Science (MS), Computer Science (CS) earns City College of New York (CCNY) students the most money after college ($105K per year). On the other end of the spectrum, those with an Associate's Degree, Business Administration tend to do the worst in terms of salary, making $40K per year.


Knowing Budget Management can pay off big time for City College of New York (CCNY) grads, who can expect a 41 percent bigger paycheck than other grads. Microsoft Office is a popular skill among City College of New York (CCNY) alumni, with nearly one in six grads reporting using it on the job. Demonstrated ability in Project Management, Microsoft Excel, and AutoCAD rank among leading skills as well.

Benefits and Perks

Only half of the alumni for this school enjoy paid vacation days and about one-third of alumni get paid sick time. Health coverage is awarded to a fair portion of former students, and dental insurance is issued to a majority of grads as well. A fair portion of grads set aside retirement funds in an employer-sponsored 401(k). Other benefits awarded to City College of New York (CCNY) alumni include a casual working environment, life insurance, tuition reimbursement, and a company-subsidized cell phone.

Test Scores

Academics 25th Percentile 75th Percentile
SAT Scores*
* SAT critical reading score is not included.
* SAT math score is not included.
* SAT writing score is not included.
ACT Scores

Key Stats

42 %
58 %
$30,785 - $73,974
$40,212 - $94,113
Less than 1 year
1-4 years
5-9 years
10-19 years
20 years or more
Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 74 votes.

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