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Average Salary for Colorado Technical University - Colorado Springs Campus Alumni

Students of Colorado Technical University call Sioux Falls home for four years. This summary is derived from information given by Colorado Technical University-Sioux Falls grads who completed the PayScale salary survey.

Typical Early Career Salary

$45,900
Colorado Technical University - Colorado Springs Campus Alumni

Median Salary by Job

Job
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Network Engineer
3 salaries
$109,599  
   
Software Engineer
3 salaries
$78,000  
Operations Supervisor
2 salaries
$63,500  
Technical Project Manager
2 salaries
$93,500  
Tax Manager
2 salaries
$62,400  
Project Manager, Engineering
2 salaries
$88,989  
System Administrator, Computer / Network
2 salaries
$60,500  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 27 Dec 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 84
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Colorado Technical University - Colorado Springs Campus Details

3901 W 59th St
Sioux Falls, SD 57108-2272

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Industry

Graduates of Colorado Technical University-Sioux Falls work in a variety of industries including the health care industry, IT services, and the government industry. A large chunk of former Colorado Technical University-Sioux Falls students are employed in the aerospace and defense industry; in fact, this is the most popular job sector for this population. Former Colorado Technical University-Sioux Falls students are not known for their interest in the computer or network security services industry; less than two percent of them advance into this area for work. Colorado Technical University-Sioux Falls graduates see an estimated starting salary of $68K.

Gender

After college, a notable gender gap appears: the average female graduate makes $51K where the average male graduate hauls home about $78K.

Jobs

Colorado Technical University-Sioux Falls grads who become Network Engineers are compensated well above average — these folks are top-earners among their graduating class, usually making $110K yearly. Also notably well-paid are Technical Project Managers and Engineering Project Managers; their salaries approach $94K and approximately $89K, respectively. Sliding in near the bottom are Network System Administrators, who report earnings of around $61K.

Locations

Home to a large number of Colorado Technical University-Sioux Falls alums, Colorado Springs is by far the most attractive city for these former students. Albuquerque is also a common destination for Colorado Technical University-Sioux Falls grads and offers the best pay with a median salary of $87K. Killeen is a popular spot for former Colorado Technical University-Sioux Falls students at the opposite end of the pay scale; in fact, average salaries there are the lowest at around $43K. Other cities of interest include Denver and Pueblo.

Degree Major

Colorado Technical University grads who fare the best in terms of salary hold a Bachelor of Science in Computer Engineering (CE) and earn $110K per year. Graduates holding an Associate's Degree fare the worst in terms of compensation with yearly salaries of approximately $40K.

Skills

Budget Management commands a pay premium of 32 percent for Colorado Technical University grads. Microsoft Office is a popular skill among Colorado Technical University-Sioux Falls alumni, with nearly one in seven workers reporting using it on the job. Proficiency in Project Management, Microsoft Excel, and Budget Management command top-of-the-line rewards as well.

Benefits and Perks

Only one in three grads earn paid vacation and just one in three grads get paid sick time. A solid majority of respondents save up for retirement through a 401(k) plan. Health insurance benefits extend to a strong majority of survey participants, and a fair portion of grads sign up for dental plans. Additional perks enjoyed by Colorado Technical University grads include a casual working environment, life insurance, tuition reimbursement, and flexible hours.

Related Schools

Schools similar to Colorado Technical University-Sioux Falls include Everest University-Pompano Beach, Minnesota School of Business-Richfield, and Argosy University-Twin Cities.

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

Female
35 %
Male
65 %
Salary
$24,240 - $78,306
Salary
$45,054 - $92,498
Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
17%
5-9 years
29%
10-19 years
35%
20 years or more
15%
Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 24 votes.

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