Average Hourly Rate for Minnesota West Community & Technical College Alumni

Minnesota West Community and Technical College is a university located in Granite Falls. Figures cited in this summary are based on graduates' replies to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

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Minnesota West Community & Technical College Alumni

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Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN)
$15.45  
   
Certified Nurse Assistant (CNA)
$10.50  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 20

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About This School

1593 11th Ave
Granite Falls, MN 56241

www.mnwest.edu/admissions/


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Industry

The city government industry, the long-term care or rehabilitation facility industry, and the health care industry are just a few of the areas in which Minnesota West Community and Technical College grads find work. The most highly represented industry among alumni is the school district industry. Former Minnesota West Community and Technical College graduates bring in approximately $37K on average.

Gender

After graduation, disparities in salary rise to the surface — males earn an average around $48K per year compared to females' $38K.

Locations

Many Minnesota West Community and Technical College grads end up living in Sioux Falls, S.D., deeming it the most popular city for former students of this school.

Degree Major

An Associate's Degree leads to the highest pay for Minnesota West Community and Technical College grads ($41K on average per year).

Skills

Minnesota West Community and Technical College grads who have experience with Microsoft Office can expect to make 12 percent more than other alumni ($42K on average). Minnesota West Community and Technical College grads are usually competent in Customer Service, and nearly one in eight alumni continue practicing this skill in their career. Maintenance, Systems Troubleshooting, and Elder Care are among other dominant skills.

Benefits and Perks

More than half of survey participants have medical plans, and just over two-fifths of alums have dental insurance. The larger part of grads report contributing to a 401(k). Minnesota West Community and Technical College grads also enjoy benefits like 403(b).

Related Schools

Alumni of South Central College pick up average paychecks of $45K, which is closest to the amount made by Minnesota West Community and Technical College grads among similar schools. Other schools similar to Minnesota West Community and Technical College include Ridgewater College, St Cloud Technical and Community College, and Alexandria Technical & Community College.

Key Stats for Minnesota West Community & Technical College

Gender

Female
77 %
Male
23 %
Hourly Rate
$10 - $21
Hourly Rate
$19
Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
29%
5-9 years
23%
10-19 years
35%
20 years or more
6%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 8 votes.

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