Average Salary for Nassau Community College (NCC) Alumni

Located in Garden City, N.Y., Nassau Community College is a university. Figures cited in this summary are based on graduates' replies to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

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Nassau Community College (NCC) Alumni

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Administrative Assistant
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Registered Nurse (RN)
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Compliance Officer
2 salaries
Executive Director
2 salaries
Funeral Director
2 salaries
ISO Coordinator
2 salaries
Senior Account Manager
2 salaries
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 30 Jun 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 76
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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 are found working in a number of different fields including clinical care, the retail industry, and the insurance and financial services industry. The majority of alumni accept jobs in the health care industry. Former Nassau Community College graduates bring in about $53K on average.


The most lucrative professionals among Nassau Community College alumni are Executive Directors; they earn a median annual salary of $145K. Also approaching the top of the pay scale at $80K and around $72K, respectively, are Senior Account Managers and Registered Nurses. Administrative Assistants get the short end of the stick when it comes to salary; grads report making an average of approximately $34K in this job.


Home to a large number of Nassau Community College alums, New York, N.Y. is by far the most attractive city for these former students. 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). Home to the lowest median salary for Nassau Community College alumni is Woodbury, N.Y., a popular place for former students despite its $34K average paycheck. Nearby Garden City, N.Y. and Great Neck, N.Y. also rank high on the list of cities for Nassau Community College grads.

Degree Major

An Associate of Applied Science (AAS), Radiation Therapy earns Nassau Community College students the most money after college (an average approximately $103K per year). An Associate Degree (AD), Business Administration offers the lowest median annual financial reward (about $37K).


Knowledge of Inventory Management seems to be related to bigger paychecks; in fact, skilled alumni bring in salaries that are 16 percent more than their former classmates' salaries ($62K). Between a fifth and a fourth of Nassau Community College grads wind up using Customer Service at their job, which is one of the most common skills among alumni. Proficiency in Microsoft Office, Microsoft Excel, and Operations Management command top-of-the-line rewards as well.

Benefits and Perks

Just two-fifths of alumni enjoy paid vacation and merely one in three grads get paid sick time. The larger part of alums set aside retirement funds in an employer-sponsored 401(k). Health benefits extend to a majority of alumni, and just over half of the respondents also receive dental coverage. Graduates of Nassau Community College are also recipients of life insurance, a company-subsidized cell phone, tuition reimbursement, and a casual working environment.

Related Schools

Alumni of Middlesex County College pick up average paychecks of $53K, which is closest to the amount made by Nassau Community College grads among similar schools. Passaic County Community College, Bergen Community College, and SUNY Westchester Community College are also similar to Nassau Community College.

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Key Stats for Nassau Community College (NCC)


66 %
34 %
$34,779 - $73,094
$39,732 - $88,928
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 27 votes.

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