Average Hourly Rate for Minnesota West Community & Technical College Alumni

Minnesota West Community and Technical College is located in Granite Falls. The information for this snapshot was generated by alumni responses to the PayScale salary survey.

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Minnesota West Community & Technical 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.
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$0$7$14$21
Registered Nurse (RN)
$18.00  
   
Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN)
$15.45  
Certified Nurse Assistant (CNA)
$10.50  
Medical Laboratory Technician
$18.33  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 27 Mar 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 27
United States (change)

About This School

1593 11th Ave
Granite Falls, MN 56241

www.mnwest.edu/admissions/


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Industry

The school district industry, the long-term care or rehabilitation facility industry, and the city government industry are just a few of the areas in which Minnesota West Community and Technical College grads find work. The health care industry is the sector most highly represented among alumni. Following graduation, Minnesota West Community and Technical College students earn an average of about $37K.

Gender

After college, a notable gender gap appears: the average female graduate makes $34K where the average male graduate hauls home $56K.

Locations

Many Minnesota West Community and Technical College students are Sioux Falls-bound following college. Fairmont and Pipestone are also desirable cities.

Degree Major

With annual earnings of approximately $38K per year, Minnesota West Community and Technical College grads who have an Associate's Degree are the best paid among the alumni population. An Associate of Applied Science (AAS), Accounting offers the lowest annual financial reward (around $29K).

Skills

For Minnesota West Community and Technical College grads, proficiency in Network Management / Administration warrants a paycheck that is 35 percent more than other alumni salaries. Close to one-sixth Minnesota West Community and Technical College grads wind up using Customer Service at their job, which is one of the most common skills among alumni. Proficiency in Microsoft Office, Accounts Payable, and Bookkeeping command top-of-the-line rewards as well.

Benefits and Perks

It is no small feat that a majority of graduates are given health coverage, and slightly more than two-fifths of survey participants accept dental insurance. A majority of former students allocate some part of their earnings to a company-sponsored 401(k) savings plan. Minnesota West Community and Technical College grads are also lucky enough to receive 403(b), a casual working environment, flexible hours, a company-subsidized cell phone, and life insurance.

Related Schools

Alumni of South Central College pick up average paychecks of $43K, which is closest to the amount made by Minnesota West Community and Technical College grads among similar schools. Ridgewater College, St Cloud Technical and Community College, and Alexandria Technical & Community College are also similar to Minnesota West Community and Technical College.

Key Stats for Minnesota West Community & Technical College

Gender

Female
76 %
Male
24 %
Hourly Rate
$10 - $22
Hourly Rate
$13 - $20
Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
27%
5-9 years
20%
10-19 years
33%
20 years or more
14%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 17 votes.

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