Northern Virginia Community College Alumni Average Salary

Based in Annandale, Va., Northern Virginia Community College is a university. Replies from former Northern Virginia Community College students to PayScale's salary questionnaire form the basis for this summary.

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College Salary Report

14th

Early Career Salary 

$39,400

Mid-Career Salary 

$64,900

% High Meaning 

58 %

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Northern Virginia Community College School Alumni

Median Salary by Years Experience

Years Experience
National Salary Data 
$0$28K$56K$84K
1-4 years
3 salaries
$48,000  
   
5-9 years
3 salaries
$84,000  
10-19 years
6 salaries
$73,500  
20 years or more
3 salaries
$51,311  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 20 May 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 15

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About This School

4001 Wakefield Chapel Rd
Annandale, VA 22003-3796

Northern Virginia Communitiy College


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Industry

IT consulting registers as the most common industry among alumni. The average salary for a grad from Northern Virginia Community College is $52K.

Locations

Washington, DC is filled with Northern Virginia Community College grads. It is no surprise that Mclean, Va., which hands out the biggest paychecks (the average salary is $84K), is another of the most popular spots for former Northern Virginia Community College students. The city with the lowest median paycheck frequented by Northern Virginia Community College alumni is Alexandria, Va., where earnings average about $40K. Graduates of Northern Virginia Community College also relocate to Reston, Va., which is not far away, and Manassas, Va.

Degree Major

Among the highest-paid Northern Virginia Community College alumni are those with an Associate's Degree, Business Administration — they earn close to approximately $85K on average per year. An Associate of Science (AS) is less advantageous in terms of earnings; alums with this degree are the lowest earners with a median annual pay of $57K.

Skills

Knowledge of Project Management seems to be related to bigger paychecks; in fact, skilled alumni bring in salaries that are nearly double their former classmates' salaries ($101K). Many Northern Virginia Community College grads have knowledge of Microsoft Office, with close to a sixth of alumni using this program on the clock. Customer Relations, Project Management, and Customer Service are among other dominant skills.

Benefits and Perks

More than half of respondents opt for a 401(k) to save for retirement. A majority of respondents have medical plans, and just over half of the former students have dental insurance. Northern Virginia Community College alumni are rewarded with additional benefits, such as a company-subsidized cell phone, gym / health club / fitness membership, free drinks, life insurance, and tuition reimbursement.

Related Schools

Among alumni of similar schools, Montgomery College grads (who make an average of around $50K) earn salaries most similar to Northern Virginia Community College alumni. Other schools similar to Northern Virginia Community College include College of Southern Maryland, Community College of Baltimore County, and Rappahannock Community College.

Key Stats for Northern Virginia Community College

Gender

Female
66 %
Male
34 %
Salary
$51,580 - $93,000
Salary
$47,166 - $85,459
1-4 years
45%
5-9 years
17%
10-19 years
24%
20 years or more
14%

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