Wake Technical Community College Rankings by Salary Score

Wake Technical Community College's Top Rankings

Wake Technical Community College is ranked on 5 lists of the best colleges by earnings one year out of college.


Salary and Debt by Major at Wake Technical Community College

We calculated a salary score for each of Wake Technical Community College's programs by comparing program-specific median alumni earnings to median alumni earnings for the same program across all schools that provide this data. This way, students can compare the relative salary strength of a specific major at Wake Technical Community College to the same major at other schools. A school's overall score by level is based on the school's by-program performance weighted by student enrollment in each program. Data is sourced from the December 2020 release of the U.S. Department of Education's College Scorecard and reflects median alumni debt upon graduation and median alumni earnings in the year after graduation for students who received federal financial aid. Debt and salary numbers are shown rounded to the nearest $10.

Wake Tech Associate Degree Salary Score

Field of Study Salary Score Employment Rate Median Debt Median Salary Salary Score
Accounting and Related Services 84 91% $18,140 $36,940 84
Allied Health and Medical Assisting Services 27 94% $18,110 $30,190 27
Allied Health Diagnostic, Intervention, and Treatment Professions 45 96% $17,990 $45,500 45
Architectural Engineering Technologies/Technicians 12 100% Not Reported $28,020 12
Building/Construction Finishing, Management, and Inspection 64 100% Not Reported $45,720 64
Business Administration, Management and Operations 56 90% $21,000 $31,650 56
Clinical/Medical Laboratory Science/Research and Allied Professions 35 100% Not Reported $38,290 35
Computer and Information Sciences, General 97 78% $18,720 $47,260 97
Computer Programming 76 89% Not Reported $44,170 76
Computer Systems Networking and Telecommunications 98 90% $23,250 $54,040 98
Computer/Information Technology Administration and Management 85 100% $20,000 $43,800 85
Cosmetology and Related Personal Grooming Services 81 100% Not Reported $22,330 81
Criminal Justice and Corrections 56 95% $24,750 $33,280 56
Culinary Arts and Related Services 85 89% $24,000 $30,770 85
Dental Support Services and Allied Professions 67 94% $12,000 $52,730 67
Design and Applied Arts 77 86% $13,820 $30,230 77
Electrical and Power Transmission Installers 22 92% Not Reported $33,990 22
Engineering, General 70 87% $12,000 $37,750 70
Fire Protection 31 100% Not Reported $39,370 31
Health and Medical Administrative Services 52 89% $28,300 $29,310 52
Health and Physical Education/Fitness 53 100% Not Reported $21,960 53
Heating, Air Conditioning, Ventilation and Refrigeration Maintenance Technology/Technician (HAC, HACR, HVAC, HVACR) 59 97% Not Reported $41,730 59
Heavy/Industrial Equipment Maintenance Technologies 12 86% Not Reported $37,570 12
Hospitality Administration/Management 32 94% Not Reported $25,190 32
Human Resources Management and Services 43 95% $25,250 $33,640 43
Industrial Production Technologies/Technicians 59 92% Not Reported $55,150 59
Information Science/Studies 71 78% Not Reported $38,290 71
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities 74 92% $12,000 $29,450 74
Management Sciences and Quantitative Methods 93 100% Not Reported $57,440 93
Mental and Social Health Services and Allied Professions 49 87% $34,880 $28,600 49
Registered Nursing, Nursing Administration, Nursing Research and Clinical Nursing 43 98% $20,000 $56,690 43
Security Science and Technology 89 90% Not Reported $32,570 89
Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Levels and Methods 48 82% $16,000 $21,360 48
Vehicle Maintenance and Repair Technologies 41 92% $11,810 $36,040 41

Wake Tech Bachelor's Degree Salary Score

Field of Study Salary Score Employment Rate Median Debt Median Salary Salary Score
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities 33 89% Not Reported $29,690 33

Wake Tech Certificate Degree Salary Score

Field of Study Salary Score Employment Rate Median Debt Median Salary Salary Score
Allied Health Diagnostic, Intervention, and Treatment Professions 28 100% Not Reported $34,530 28
Dental Support Services and Allied Professions 94 89% $11,750 $34,600 94

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Elena Simmering 3/18/2017

I am originally from Ukraine, and have my Masters in Finance degree from there. I moved to United States in 2010, and wanted to pursue my career in accounting, and then obtain my CPA license. I was accepted to Masters of Accounting program with North Carolina State University. However, having all of my educational credentials in Ukraine, I had to have 8 pre-requisite courses done before starting my Masters program. I did some research and asked my friends about the best college to go and get these courses... Read More

Angeliz Rivera 8/5/2014

My experience at Wake Tech Community College has been grand. It has been difficult in terms of balancing school and work, but the majority of my professors understood my situation and tried their best to help me and make it easier for me to handle both. Wake Tech is a great school for students that want to save money, to go to a University. In my case, I am in the transfer program and Wake Tech is preparing me to transfer to a Bigger school.