Average Community College Earnings (10 Years Post Graduation)

The national average community college earnings (10 years post graduation) is approximately $33,542 (2022-23).
For public community colleges, the average community college earnings is approximately $34,004.
For private community colleges, the average community college earnings is approximately $32,583.
Student Earning Range: $25,000 $38,900 Avg. Student Earning: $32,902

Average Community College Earnings (10 Years Post Graduation) (2022-23)

State
Average Graduate Earnings
Colleges with Highest Graduate Earnings

Recent Articles

Careers: Marine Biologist
Careers: Marine Biologist
Combine underwater adventures with scientific discoveries and crystal blue waters, and you may have a dream career as a marine biologist. Learn about how you can start your marine biology training right at community college!
Cursing in the Classroom: Professor Ousted for Swearing
Cursing in the Classroom: Professor Ousted for Swearing
In a Hawaii community college philosophy course, a professor used profanity to get students' attention and inspire independent thought, but the efforts may have backfired.
Why Community Colleges Will Soon Be Accepting High School Sophomores
Why Community Colleges Will Soon Be Accepting High School Sophomores
The next wave of community college students may just be high school sophomores. Learn about the new program that allows high school sophomores to graduate at 10th grade and proceed directly to community colleges.

Did You Know?

The state with the lowest average community college earnings is West Virginia, with an average earnings of $25,000. The state with the highest average community college earnings is South Dakota, with an average earnings of $38,900.