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Average Hourly Rate for Del Mar College Alumni

Students of Del Mar College call Corpus Christi home for four years. The data in this summary come from Del Mar College alumni who took the PayScale salary survey.

Del Mar College Alumni

Median Hourly Rate by Job

Job
National Hourly Rate 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.
)
$0$12$24$36
Registered Nurse (RN)
$24.49  
   
Licensed Vocational Nurse (LVN)
$19.53  
Certified Nurse Assistant (CNA)
$11.02  
Certified Occupational Therapy Assistant (COTA)
$35.00  
Ultrasound Technologist
$30.00  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 20 Dec 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 81
United States (change)

Del Mar College Details

101 Baldwin Blvd.
Corpus Christi, TX 78404-3897

www.delmar.edu/admissions/

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Industry

Professionally, the health care industry, clinical care, and the health care services industry are popular business areas among Del Mar College alumni. The most popular field is the home health care industry. Graduates of Del Mar College typically earn $51K.

Jobs

Directors of Operations win the contest for best-paid Del Mar College alumni, typically making around $114K every year, though Human Resources Managers (about $71K), and Clinical Nurse Managers (approximately $68K) are not far behind. Sliding in near the bottom are Administrative Assistants, who report earnings of $44K.

Locations

Corpus Christi is a popular place for Del Mar College students to settle after graduation, and slightly more than half of grads find steadfast employment in the city. It is no surprise that Houston, which hands out the biggest paychecks (the average salary is $61K), is another of the most popular spots for former Del Mar College students. For comparison, the lowest paying city popular with Del Mar College alumni is Dallas, which offers median salaries of $46K. Graduates of Del Mar College also relocate to San Antonio, which is not far away, and Austin.

Degree Major

Del Mar College students with an Associate's Degree, Geographic Information Systems (GIS) can expect to make the most money (around $65K per year) compared to their fellow graduates. Those with an Associate of Business Administration (ABA) face salaries on the lower end, coming in close to $35K per year.

Skills

Knowledge of Project Management seems to be related to bigger paychecks; in fact, skilled alumni bring in salaries that are 30 percent more than their former classmates' salaries (about $66K). Del Mar College grads are usually competent in Customer Service, and around one in ten alumni continue practicing this skill in their career. Project Management, Microsoft Office, and Home Health/Home Care are desirable skills as well.

Benefits and Perks

Lacking in the benefits department, just two-fifths of alumni report compensation for sick days and only one-third of alumni get vacation time. A majority of graduates save for retirement through a 401(k) plan. A majority of grads receive health insurance, and a majority of alumni get dental coverage. Del Mar College alumni are rewarded with additional benefits, such as life insurance, a company-subsidized cell phone, a casual working environment, and tuition reimbursement.

Related Schools

Tyler Junior College graduates, who earn approximately $52K on average, make a similar amount to Del Mar College grads. Other schools similar to Del Mar College include Laredo Community College, Wharton County Junior College, and Alvin Community College.

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
58 %
Male
42 %
Hourly Rate
$11 - $26
Hourly Rate
$11 - $26
Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
28%
5-9 years
30%
10-19 years
26%
20 years or more
13%
Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 45 votes.

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Similar Schools

Laredo Community College
Wharton County Junior College
Alvin Community College
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Navarro College
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Tyler Junior College
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