Community College Earnings in Texas

Community college graduates in Texas (10 years post graduation) earn approximately $33,800 per year (2021-22).
The community colleges in Texas with the highest earning graduates are listed below (where sufficient data available).

Community College Earnings in Texas (2021-22)

  • College Student Earnings Location
  • Rank: #11.$61,100
    8400 Datapoint Dr
    San Antonio, TX 78229
    (210) 297-9636
  • Rank: #22.$52,300
    7000 Regency Square Blvd.
    Houston, TX 77036
    (713) 785-5995
  • Rank: #33.
    American InterContinental University-Houston
    Private for-profit
    $49,800
    9999 Richmond Avenue
    Houston, TX 77042
    (832) 201-3600
  • Rank: #44.
    Lamar Institute of Technology
    Public
    $48,200
    855 E Lavaca
    Beaumont, TX 77705
    (409) 767-0290
  • Rank: #55.
    Blinn College
    Public
    $42,600
    902 College Ave
    Brenham, TX 77833
    (979) 830-4000
  • Rank: #6-76.-7.
    National American University-Austin
    Private for-profit
    $41,200
    13801 Burnet Road, Suite 300
    Austin, TX 78727
    (512) 651-4700
  • Rank: #6-76.-7.
    National American University-Mesquite
    Private for-profit
    $41,200
    18600 LBJ Freeway
    Mesquite, TX 75150
    (972) 773-8800
  • Rank: #88.
    Brookhaven College
    Public
    $41,000
    3939 Valley View Ln
    Farmers Branch, TX 75244
    (972) 860-4700
  • Rank: #99.
    Midland College
    Midland College Photo
    Public
    $40,800
    3600 N Garfield
    Midland, TX 79705
    (432) 685-4500
  • Rank: #1010.$40,400
    3452 Spur 399
    McKinney, TX 75069
    (972) 881-5790
  • Rank: #1111.
    San Jacinto Community College
    Public
    $39,800
    8060 Spencer Hwy
    Pasadena, TX 77505
    (281) 998-6150
  • Rank: #1212.
    Wharton County Junior College
    Public
    $39,700
    911 Boling Hwy
    Wharton, TX 77488
    (979) 532-4560
  • Rank: #1313.
    Alvin Community College
    Alvin Community College Photo - In June 2009, ACC opened its new Enrollment Services Center with the purpose of making the admissions process easier for students. The new ESC provides a wide range of services, including registration, admissions, financial aid, course additions and withdrawals, data requests and changes, transcript requests, graduation applications, Business Office transactions and more, to credit and continuing education students in one location.
    Public
    $39,600
    3110 Mustang Rd
    Alvin, TX 77511
    (281) 756-3500
  • Rank: #1414.
    Texas State Technical College
    Public
    $39,500
    3801 Campus Drive
    Waco, TX 76705
    (800) 792-8784
  • Rank: #15-1615.- 16.
    Richland College
    Richland College Photo
    Public
    $39,200
    12800 Abrams Rd.
    Dallas, TX 75243
    (972) 238-6100
  • Rank: #15-1615.- 16.
    Center for Advanced Legal Studies
    Private for-profit
    $39,200
    800 W Sam Houston Parkway S, Suite 100
    Houston, TX 77042
    (713) 529-2778
  • Rank: #1717.
    Victoria College
    Public
    $39,100
    2200 E Red River
    Victoria, TX 77901
    (361) 573-3291
  • Rank: #18-1918.- 19.$38,900
    5930 Middle Fiskville Rd
    Austin, TX 78752
    (512) 223-7000
  • Rank: #18-1918.- 19.
    Galen College of Nursing-San Antonio
    Private for-profit
    $38,900
    7411 John Smith Drive, Suite 300
    San Antonio, TX 78229
    (210) 733-3056
  • Rank: #2020.
    Commonwealth Institute of Funeral Service
    Private not-for-profit
    $38,500
    415 Barren Springs Dr
    Houston, TX 77090
    (281) 873-0262
  • Rank: #2121.
    Odessa College
    Public
    $38,400
    201 W University Blvd
    Odessa, TX 79764
    (432) 335-6400
  • Rank: #2222.
    Dallas Institute of Funeral Service
    Dallas Institute of Funeral Service Photo - Lovely Campus
    Private not-for-profit
    $38,200
    3909 S Buckner Blvd
    Dallas, TX 75227
    (214) 388-5466
  • Rank: #2323.
    North Lake College
    Public
    $37,900
    5001 North MacArthur Blvd.
    Irving, TX 75038
    (972) 273-3000
  • Rank: #2424.
    The Art Institute of Houston
    Private for-profit
    $37,700
    River Oaks Plaza, 4140 Southwest Freeway
    Houston, TX 77027
    (713) 623-2040
  • Rank: #2525.$37,600
    1500 Houston St
    Fort Worth, TX 76102
    (817) 515-8223
  • Rank: #2626.
    Houston Community College
    Public
    $37,500
    3100 Main Street
    Houston, TX 77002
    (877) 422-6111
  • Rank: #2727.
    Hallmark University
    Hallmark University Photo - Hallmark University, a nonprofit college located in San Antonio, TX
    Private not-for-profit
    $37,400
    10401 IH 10 W
    San Antonio, TX 78230
    (210) 690-9000
  • Rank: #2828.
    Lone Star College System
    Public
    $37,300
    5000 Research Forest Drive
    The Woodlands, TX 77381
    (832) 813-6500
  • Rank: #29-3029.- 30.
    Frank Phillips College
    Public
    $36,800
    1301 W. Roosevelt St.
    Borger, TX 79008
    (806) 457-4200
  • Rank: #29-3029.- 30.
    Galveston College
    Public
    $36,800
    4015 Ave Q
    Galveston, TX 77550
    (409) 944-1220
  • Rank: #3131.
    North Central Texas College
    Public
    $36,600
    1525 W California Street
    Gainesville, TX 76240
    (940) 668-7731
  • Rank: #3232.
    South Plains College
    Public
    $36,400
    1401 S. College Ave
    Levelland, TX 79336
    (806) 894-9611
  • Rank: #3333.
    Northwest Vista College
    Public
    $36,200
    3535 N. Ellison Drive
    San Antonio, TX 78251
    (210) 486-4000
  • Rank: #3434.
    Amarillo College
    Public
    $35,900
    2011 S. Washington
    Amarillo, TX 79109
    (806) 371-5000
  • Rank: #35-3735.- 37.
    Brazosport College
    Public
    $35,800
    500 College Dr
    Lake Jackson, TX 77566
    (979) 230-3000
  • Show 68 more community colleges in Texas (out of 103 total colleges)
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