Average Hourly Rate for Mesa Community College (MCC) Alumni

Located in Mesa, Ariz., Mesa Community College is a university. This overview is based on graduates' answers to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

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Mesa Community College (MCC) Alumni

Median Hourly Rate by Job

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Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 16 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 72

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About This School

1833 W Southern Ave
Mesa, AZ 85202

Mesa Community College

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Clinical care, the home health care industry, and the dentist's office industry are just a few of the areas in which Mesa Community College grads find work. The retirement community industry is the sector most highly represented among alumni. The average starting salary for a graduate of Mesa Community College is $44K.


Mesa Community College grads who become Accounts Receivable Managers are compensated well above average — these folks are top-earners among their graduating class, making about $57K on average yearly. Also notably well-paid are SAP Basis Administrators and Systems Administrators; their salaries approach around $42K. On the lower end, Administrative Assistants report making approximately $33K.


Home to a large number of Mesa Community College alums, Phoenix, Ariz. is by far the most attractive city for these former students. It is also not uncommon to find former Mesa Community College students living and working in San Diego, Calif. — this top-paying city is a popular destination with a median salary of $60K. The city with the lowest median paycheck frequented by Mesa Community College alumni is Gilbert, Ariz., where earnings average $35K. Close-by Tempe, Ariz. and Chandler, Ariz. are also desirable cities among Mesa Community College alumni.

Degree Major

Mesa Community College grads who fare the best in terms of salary hold a Bachelor's Degree and earn a median salary of $75K per year. An Associate of Applied Science (AAS), Network Administration commands less pay, and these degree-holders face median pay of about $41K.


Mesa Community College grads with Project Management experience garner salaries that are 75 percent more than other grads' salaries. Close to a seventh of grads report using Microsoft Office as part of their job, making it the most popular skill. Other prime know-hows include Microsoft Excel, Customer Service, and Project Management.

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. Most grads report contributing to a 401(k). Dental insurance applies to the larger part of alums, and a large number of grads report health coverage. Mesa Community College grads are also lucky enough to receive a casual working environment, life insurance, flexible hours, and tuition reimbursement.

Related Schools

Median pay for Pima Community College grads is $45K, making their salaries most similar to those of Mesa Community College grads. Other schools similar to Mesa Community College include Rio Salado College, South Mountain Community College, and GateWay Community College.

Key Stats for Mesa Community College (MCC)


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Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 36 votes.

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