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Average Salary for Suffolk County Community College Alumni

Selden is home to Suffolk County Community College. The figures in this overview come from the responses of Suffolk County Community College grads who took the PayScale salary survey.

Suffolk County Community College Alumni

Median Salary by Job

Job
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$0$25K$50K$75K
Executive Assistant
6 salaries
$51,650  
   
Police Officer
2 salaries
$74,064  
Regional Sales Manager
2 salaries
$53,500  
Help Desk Analyst (Computer)
2 salaries
$50,980  
Sales Associate
2 salaries
$66,000  
Registered Nurse (RN)
2 salaries
$65,000  
Occupational Therapist Assistant
2 salaries
$51,000  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 116
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Suffolk County Community College Details

533 College Rd
Selden, NY 11784-2899

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Industry

Suffolk County Community College alumni can most commonly be found in clinical care, IT services, and the medical office industry, though they are employed throughout a wide range of sectors. The most highly represented industry among alumni is the health care industry. Graduates of Suffolk County Community College typically earn $48K.

Jobs

The Suffolk County Community College alumni who make the most are Sales Associates; they report a median pay of approximately $66K. Registered Nurses and Regional Sales Managers draw in a fair amount as well — $65K and around $54K. Collecting the smallest paychecks are Retail Store Managers — they bring in about $49K.

Locations

Home to a large number of Suffolk County Community College alums, New York is by far the most attractive city for these former students. It is also not uncommon to find former Suffolk County Community College students living and working in Stamford — this top-paying city is a popular destination with a median salary of $102K. Home to the lowest median salary for Suffolk County Community College alumni is Deer Park, a popular place for former students despite its $44K average paycheck. Close-by Hauppauge and Bohemia are also desirable cities among Suffolk County Community College alumni.

Degree Major

An Associate of Applied Science (AAS), Nursing leads to the highest pay for Suffolk County Community College grads ($70K per year). Annual salaries for those with an Associate Degree (AD), Liberal Arts are the lowest of the pack, earning $35K.

Skills

Windows Operating System General Use commands a pay premium of 25 percent for Suffolk County Community College grads. Suffolk County Community College grads are usually competent in Microsoft Office, and close to a sixth of alumni continue practicing this skill in their career. Demonstrated ability in Customer Service, Microsoft Excel, and Office Administration rank among leading skills as well.

Benefits and Perks

Only about two-fifths of alumni enjoy paid vacation and one in three grads receive sick leave. Health benefits extend to most survey participants, and a majority of grads also receive dental coverage. A fair portion of alums plan for retirement by taking advantage of a company-sponsored 401(k) program. Suffolk County Community College grads also enjoy benefits like life insurance, a casual working environment, tuition reimbursement, and a company-subsidized cell phone.

Related Schools

Median pay for Bucks County Community College grads is around $48K, making their salaries most similar to those of Suffolk County Community College grads. The Union County College, Northampton County Area Community College, and Burlington County College are also similar to Suffolk County Community College.

Key Stats

Female
62 %
Male
38 %
Salary
$36,820 - $59,045
Salary
$40,521 - $80,293
Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
29%
5-9 years
20%
10-19 years
30%
20 years or more
18%
Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 58 votes.
$40,547 - $78,721
$44,219 - $81,389
$37,000 - $72,414

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