Northern Virginia Community College Alumni Average Salary

Northern Virginia Community College is a university based in Annandale, Va. This overview is derived from alumni replies to PayScale's salary survey.

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College Salary Report

14th

Early Career Salary 

$39,400

Mid-Career Salary 

$64,900

% High Meaning 

58 %

Compare to Other 2-Year Schools

Northern Virginia Community College Alumni

Median Salary by Years Experience

Job
National Salary Data 
$0$34K$68K$102K
Administrative Assistant
12 salaries
$40,870  
   
Executive Assistant
7 salaries
$54,349  
Office Manager
6 salaries
$48,980  
Executive Assistant to CEO
5 salaries
$81,559  
Information Technology (IT) Manager
4 salaries
$99,450  
Chief Estimator
4 salaries
$73,320  
Staff Accountant
4 salaries
$52,153  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 22 Feb 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 339

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About This School

4001 Wakefield Chapel Rd
Annandale, VA 22003-3796

Northern Virginia Communitiy College


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Industry

A large chunk of former Northern Virginia Community College students are employed in the hotel management industry; in fact, this is the most popular job sector for this population. Those with an education from Northern Virginia Community College earn an average of $54K.

Gender

After graduation, men go on to earn an average of $54K per year compared to women, who earn around $74K.

Locations

Washington, DC is filled with Northern Virginia Community College grads. It is also not uncommon to find former Northern Virginia Community College students living and working in Mclean, Va. — this top-paying city is a popular destination with a median salary of $84K. For comparison, the lowest-paying city popular with Northern Virginia Community College alumni is Alexandria, Va., which offers a median salary of $40K. In addition, Northern Virginia Community College grads flock to neighboring Reston, Va. as well as Manassas, Va.

Degree Major

Northern Virginia Community College grads who fare the best in terms of salary hold an Associate's Degree, Business Administration and earn a median salary of about $85K 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 approximately $57K.

Skills

Competency in Project Management translates into above-average pay for Northern Virginia Community College grads — they earn 89 percent more than their fellow graduates. Northern Virginia Community College grads are usually competent in Microsoft Office, and approximately one-seventh of alumni continue practicing this skill in their career. Other top skills include Customer Relations, Project Management, and Customer Service.

Benefits and Perks

Just one-third of alumni enjoy paid vacation and merely one in three grads get paid sick time. A fair number of alumni participate in a 401(k) program. A strong majority of grads enjoy benefits like health insurance, while slightly more than half of the survey participants receive dental plans, too. Northern Virginia Community College grads are also lucky enough to receive life insurance, a company-subsidized cell phone, tuition reimbursement, and gym / health club / fitness membership.

Related Schools

Alumni of John Tyler Community College pick up average paychecks of around $55K, which is closest to the amount made by Northern Virginia Community College grads among similar schools. Other schools similar to Northern Virginia Community College include Montgomery College, College of Southern Maryland, and Community College of Baltimore County.

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Key Stats for Northern Virginia Community College

Gender

Female
63 %
Male
37 %
Salary
$49,620 - $99,643
Salary
$48,000 - $108,507
1-4 years
40%
5-9 years
20%
10-19 years
27%
20 years or more
13%

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