Del Mar College Alumni Average Hourly Rate

Corpus Christi, Texas is home to Del Mar College, a university. This summary is derived from information given by Del Mar College grads who completed the PayScale salary survey.

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101 Baldwin Blvd.
Corpus Christi, TX 78404-3897

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The home health care industry, clinical care, and the health care services industry are just a few of the areas in which Del Mar College grads find work. The most popular field is the health care industry. Former Del Mar College graduates bring in $54K on average.


Del Mar College grads who become Directors of Operations garner financial rewards beyond any other job type for this group — these alumni rake in an average $114K annually. However, Clinical Nurse Managers also rank as top-earners (bringing in around $68K). Relative to other positions, compensation dwindles for Geographic Information Systems Managers; alumni in this role face average salaries of approximately $65K.


Del Mar College alumni seem to appreciate living in Corpus Christi, and one-half of grads actually choose to stay and find employment here after completing their coursework. The top-paying city popular with Del Mar College alumni is San Antonio, Texas, which offers a median salary of $102K. On the far end of the pay scale, Del Mar College alumni often reside in Austin, Texas, which is home to the lowest pay at $51K. Nearby Houston, Texas is also a top pick for Del Mar College grads, as is Dallas, Texas.

Degree Major

Del Mar College grads who hold an Associate's Degree, Geographic Information Systems (GIS) can expect to fare better than most fellow alumni, earning an average about $65K per year. Those with a Bachelor's Degree face salaries on the lower end, coming in at an average $49K per year.


Del Mar College grads with People Management experience garner salaries that are 64 percent more than other grads' salaries. Del Mar College alumni are often well versed in Project Management, with less than ten percent of grads ending up in jobs that require this skillset. Experience with Home Health/Home Care, Acute Care, and Operations Management is highly valued as well.

Benefits and Perks

A lucky minority (about two-fifths of alumni) are fortunate enough to be compensated for vacation while just one-third of alumni get sick time. More than half of survey participants allocate some part of their earnings to a company-sponsored 401(k) savings plan. Health insurance benefits extend to a majority of the survey participants, and just over half of the graduates sign up for dental plans. Del Mar College grads also enjoy benefits like a company-subsidized cell phone, life insurance, tuition reimbursement, and a casual working environment.

Related Schools

Tyler Junior College grads report the most similar salaries to Del Mar College alums, earning $53K on average. Other schools similar to Del Mar College include Laredo Community College, Wharton County Junior College, and Alvin Community College.

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Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 18 votes.

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