Average Hourly Rate for Monroe Community College (MCC) Alumni

Based in Rochester, N.Y., Monroe Community College is a university. Figures cited in this summary are based on graduates' replies to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

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Monroe Community College (MCC) Alumni

Median Hourly Rate by Job

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Registered Nurse (RN)
Medical Transcriptionist
Dental Assistant (Certified)
Administrative Assistant
Registered Dental Hygienist (RDH)
Retail Store Assistant Manager
Manufacturing Technician
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 20 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 114

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About This School

1000 E Henrietta Rd
Rochester, NY 14623

Monroe Community College

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Graduates of Monroe Community College work in a variety of sectors including the manufacturing industry, the health care industry, and clinical care. The majority of Monroe Community College alumni wind up in the dentist's office industry. Median pay for those who graduated from Monroe Community College amounts to $41K.


After graduation, disparities in salary rise to the surface — males earn an average about $58K per year compared to females' $43K.


Former Monroe Community College students with an interest in making money consider becoming Operations Managers, the highest-paying gig (average earnings amount to $62K) among this alumni group. Other well-paid jobs include Registered Nurses and Production Supervisors (around $52K each). On the lower end, Interior Designers report making approximately $20K.


Upon earning their degrees, many Monroe Community College grads prefer to remain in Rochester; in fact, a little over a half of grads appreciate the area so much that they find permanent jobs there. It is no surprise that New York, N.Y., which hands out the biggest paychecks (the average salary is $57K), is another of the most popular spots for former Monroe Community College students. On the far end of the pay scale, Monroe Community College alumni often reside in Naples, Fla., which is home to the lowest pay at approximately $33K. In addition, grads flock to Toledo, Ohio as well as Buffalo, N.Y.

Degree Major

Among the highest-paid Monroe Community College alumni are those with an Associate Degree Nursing (ADN), Associate Degree in Nursing — they earn close to $63K on average per year. The degree that warrants the lowest level of financial compensation is an Associate's Degree, Liberal Arts ($36K on average annually).


Monroe Community College grads with Project Management abilities can expect to make 68 percent more than their former classmates (around $69K). Many Monroe Community College grads have knowledge of Customer Service, with one in six alumni using this program on the clock. In addition, those who are savvy in Microsoft Office, Microsoft Excel, and Microsoft Word are also considered highly skilled.

Benefits and Perks

Benefits include paid time off, but vacation days are more heavily handed out than sick days; close to a half of former students report receiving the former, but only one in five survey participants report receiving the latter. Health insurance benefits extend to a fair number of grads, and a majority of alumni sign up for dental plans. A strong majority of graduates take advantage of a 401(k) plan. Monroe Community College grads also enjoy benefits like life insurance, a company-subsidized cell phone, a casual working environment, and tuition reimbursement.

Related Schools

Onondaga Community College grads report the most similar salaries to Monroe Community College alums, earning about $47K on average. Erie Community College, Cuyahoga Community College District, and Wayne County Community College District are also similar to Monroe Community College.

Key Stats for Monroe Community College (MCC)


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Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 60 votes.

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