The most popular career sector among alumni is the restaurant industry. Median pay for those who graduated from Houston Community College amounts to $39K.
A gender wage gap becomes apparent after college, with female graduates earning only approximately $39K on average compared to around $47K for male graduates.
Houston is a popular place for Houston Community College students to settle after graduation, and most grads find steadfast employment in the city.
Customer Service is a popular skill among Houston Community College alumni, with just over two-fifths of grads reporting using it on the job. Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Word, and Scheduling are among other dominant skills.
Benefits and Perks
A fair number of grads set up a 401(k) to save for retirement. Health coverage is awarded to a strong majority of graduates, and dental insurance is issued to the larger part of survey participants as well.
Other schools similar to Houston Community College include St Philip's College, San Antonio College, and Palo Alto College.