Average Salary for Nassau Community College (NCC) Alumni

Nassau Community College is a university based in Garden City, N.Y. This overview is derived from alumni replies to PayScale's salary survey.

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Nassau Community College (NCC) Alumni

Median Salary by Job

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Administrative Assistant
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Funeral Director
2 salaries
Registered Nurse (RN)
2 salaries
Compliance Officer
2 salaries
Senior Account Manager
2 salaries
Office Manager
2 salaries
ISO Coordinator
2 salaries
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 26 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 87

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About This School

One Education Dr
Garden City, NY 11530-6793

Nassau Community College


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Graduates of Nassau Community College work in a variety of sectors including the health care industry, clinical care, and the home health care industry. The majority of alumni accept jobs in the retail industry. Nassau Community College graduates see an average starting salary of $52K.


The most generous salaries among Nassau Community College alumni are reportedly earned by Executive Directors, whose median earnings come to $145K, followed by Senior Account Managers (around $80K) and Registered Nurses (approximately $72K). Administrative Assistants face rather mediocre compensation — average salaries are actually the lowest at $34K.


A large number of students head to New York, N.Y. after college. Mineola, N.Y. is another hot spot for Nassau Community College grads, where salaries rank at the top of the pay scale (compensation averages out to $83K). On the other end, Nassau Community College grads flock to Woodbury, N.Y., which actually offers the weakest median salary of about $34K. Nearby Garden City, N.Y. is also a top pick for Nassau Community College grads, as is Plainview, N.Y.

Degree Major

Among the highest-paid Nassau Community College alumni are those with an Associate's Degree, Construction Management — they earn close to $140K on average per year. An Associate of Applied Science (AAS), Paralegal Studies commands less pay, and these degree-holders face median pay of $36K.


Nassau Community College grads with Office Management abilities can expect to make 27 percent more than their former classmates (around $66K). About one in five grads report using Customer Service as part of their job, making it the most popular skill. Other top skills include Microsoft Office, Microsoft Excel, and Operations Management.

Benefits and Perks

A lucky minority (about two-fifths of alumni) are fortunate enough to be compensated for vacation while just one in four survey participants get sick time. Health insurance benefits extend to the larger part of alumni, and approximately half of the survey participants sign up for dental plans. A majority of graduates opt for a 401(k) to save for retirement. Nassau Community College alumni are rewarded with additional benefits, such as a company-subsidized cell phone, life insurance, tuition reimbursement, and a casual working environment.

Related Schools

Among alumni of similar schools, Raritan Valley Community College grads (who make an average of approximately $52K) earn salaries most similar to Nassau Community College alumni. Passaic County Community College, Bergen Community College, and SUNY Westchester Community College are also similar to Nassau Community College.

Key Stats for Nassau Community College (NCC)


66 %
34 %
$33,613 - $72,837
$33,800 - $90,479
Less than 1 year
1-4 years
5-9 years
10-19 years
20 years or more

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 42 votes.

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