Average Hourly Rate for Corning Community College Alumni

Corning is home to Corning Community College. This report is based on the answers of Corning Community College graduates who responded to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

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Corning Community College Alumni

Median Hourly Rate by Job

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Bank Teller
Insurance Agent
Medical Laboratory Technician
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 24 Mar 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 35
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About This School

1 Academic Dr
Corning, NY 14830

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Graduates of Corning Community College are found working in a number of different fields including the long-term care or rehabilitation facility industry, the banking industry, and the glass, ceramics, and refractories manufacturing industry. The most popular career sector among alumni is the manufacturing industry. Corning Community College graduates see an estimated starting salary of approximately $41K.


Corning keeps the largest number of Corning Community College grads among cities despite the fact that it offers the lowest median compensation ($49K). Corning Community College alumni in search of the largest paycheck, on the other hand, will find it in Minneapolis where around $71K is the average pay. Close-by Horseheads and Hornell are also desirable cities among Corning Community College alumni.

Degree Major

Corning Community College grads who fare the best in terms of salary hold an Associate's Degree, Business Management and earn $89K per year. A Some college coursework with no degree is less advantageous in terms of earnings; alums with this degree are the lowest earners with annual pay of about $29K.


A little less than one-fifth of Corning Community College grads wind up using Microsoft Excel at their job, which is one of the most common skills among alumni. Corning Community College grads who have experience with Operations Management can expect to make 189 percent more than other alumni ($118K on average). Microsoft Office, Customer Service, and Customer Relations are among other dominant skills.

Benefits and Perks

When it comes to benefits, there is room for improvement — only half of the alumni are paid for vacation and just one in three grads for sick time. Most grads enjoy benefits like health insurance, while a majority of respondents receive dental plans, too. A fair portion of alums set up a 401(k) to save for retirement. Additional perks enjoyed by Corning Community College grads include life insurance, a company-subsidized cell phone, a casual working environment, and flexible hours.

Related Schools

Compensation averages $40K for Genesee Community College alumni, making their earnings most comparable to Corning Community College grads. Tompkins Cortland Community College, Jamestown Community College, and the Ulster County Community College are also similar to Corning Community College.

Key Stats for Corning Community College


58 %
42 %
Hourly Rate
$8 - $21
Hourly Rate
$9 - $20
Less than 1 year
1-4 years
5-9 years
10-19 years
20 years or more

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 21 votes.

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Tompkins Cortland Community College
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