MSTC Graduate Survey Report

2012-13

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88% of MSTC's 2013 Graduates are Employed!

This report includes information about the successes of MSTC's 2013 graduates. The information was compiled based on mail and telephone surveys conducted from September 2013 through January 2014. The survey was completed by 527 out of 916 students who graduated in 2013 for a response rate of 58%.

Salary figures are based on those respondents who report being employed in occupations related to their training. The median salary reflects the midpoint of salaries reported for each career program. Survey highlights follow:

Survey Highlights

Employment Status of 2013 MSTC Graduates
  Number Percent  
Total Graduates 916    
Total Graduates Responding 527 58%  
Not in Labor Market 85 16%  
Total Available for Employment 442 84%  
Total Respondents Employed 388 88%  
Employed in Related Occupation 315 81%  
Employed in Non-Related Occupation 73 19%  

  

  

2013 Graduates Employed

68% in District

23% Out of District

In State

2% Out of State

7% Unreported

Graduates Rate MSTC Great!
98% of the responding graduates gave MSTC high marks when rating satisfaction with their training.

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ABC Electrician Apprenticeship Offered in Wisconsin Rapids
Number of Graduates 1
Number of Graduates Responding 0

ABC Heavy Equipment Operator Apprenticeship Offered in Wisconsin Rapids
Number of Graduates 6
Number of Graduates Responding 2

Employment

Employed in Related Occupation 2
Employed in Non-Related Occupation 0
Not in Labor Market (student, homemaker, etc.) 0
Seeking Employment 0

Salary-Related Only

Median Hourly Salary Not Reported
Salary Range Not Reported

Where Graduates are Employed

In MSTC District 0
Out of MSTC District 2
Out of State 0

Places of Employment

Title Places of Employment
Not Reported Scott Construction Lake Delton
Pine Valley Foreman Scott Construction Lake Delton

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Accounting Offered in Wisconsin Rapids, Stevens Point, Marshfield
Number of Graduates 26
Number of Graduates Responding 17

Employment

Employed in Related Occupation 11
Employed in Non-Related Occupation 3
Not in Labor Market (student, homemaker, etc.) 0
Seeking Employment 3

Salary-Related Only

Median Hourly Salary $12.75
Salary Range $10.00 - $16.50

Where Graduates are Employed

In MSTC District 12
Out of MSTC District 2
Out of State 0

Places of Employment

Title Places of Employment
Community Development Specialist City of Wausau Wausau
Account Assistant Energy Cafe Stevens Point
Accounting I First Phoenix Group Arpin
Office Assistant Manilla Gorilla Wisconsin Rapids
Office Assistant McMillan Electric (Not Reported)
Accounting Clerk Member's Advantage Credit Union Wisconsin Rapids
Accounting Assistant Midwest Hardware Association Stevens Point
Accounting Clerk Pointe Precision Stevens Point
Retail Support Representative Team Schierl Company Stevens Point
Chiropractic Tech/Billing Insurance Twit Chiropractic Clinic Stevens Point
Accounting Technician Wood County - Highway Wisconsin Rapids

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Administrative Professional Offered in Wisconsin Rapids
Number of Graduates 7
Number of Graduates Responding 5

Employment

Employed in Related Occupation 2
Employed in Non-Related Occupation 2
Not in Labor Market (student, homemaker, etc.) 1
Seeking Employment 0

Salary-Related Only

Median Hourly Salary Not Reported
Salary Range Not Reported

Where Graduates are Employed

In MSTC District 3
Out of MSTC District 0
Out of State 0

Places of Employment

Title Places of Employment
Sales/Administrative Professional Magic Moment Bridal & Formal Marshfield
Claims Data Administration Technician Sentry Insurance Stevens Point

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Automotive Technician Offered in Wisconsin Rapids
Number of Graduates 3
Number of Graduates Responding 2

Employment

Employed in Related Occupation 2
Employed in Non-Related Occupation 0
Not in Labor Market (student, homemaker, etc.) 0
Seeking Employment 0

Salary-Related Only

Median Hourly Salary Not Reported
Salary Range Not Reported

Where Graduates are Employed

In MSTC District 2
Out of MSTC District 0
Out of State 0

Places of Employment

Title Places of Employment
Lube Tech Auto Select Stevens Point
General Service Technician Schierl Tire - WR Wisconsin Rapids

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Biorefinery Technology Offered in Wisconsin Rapids
Number of Graduates 1
Number of Graduates Responding 0

Biomedical Informatics Technician Offered in Marshfield
Number of Graduates 9
Number of Graduates Responding 5

Employment

Employed in Related Occupation 5
Employed in Non-Related Occupation 0
Not in Labor Market (student, homemaker, etc.) 0
Seeking Employment 0

Salary-Related Only

Median Hourly Salary $13.10
Salary Range $12.01 - $16.56

Where Graduates are Employed

In MSTC District 2
Out of MSTC District 2
Out of State 0

Places of Employment

Title Places of Employment
Claims Dept. Secretary Church Mutual Insurance Company Merrill
Coding/Auditing Specialist Marshfield Clinic (Not Reported)
Analyst Navigant Consulting / Alleviant Mitchell
Registration Specialist Riverview Hospital Wisconsin Rapids
Customer Service Agent Security Health Plan Marshfield

<<Program List>>

Business Administration Offered in Wisconsin Rapids, Stevens Point, Marshfield
Number of Graduates 2
Number of Graduates Responding 1

Employment

Employed in Related Occupation 1
Employed in Non-Related Occupation 0
Not in Labor Market (student, homemaker, etc.) 0
Seeking Employment 0

Salary-Related Only

Median Hourly Salary Not Reported
Salary Range Not Reported

Where Graduates are Employed

In MSTC District 1
Out of MSTC District 0
Out of State 0

Places of Employment

Title Places of Employment
Activities Director Harmony Assisted Living Stevens Point

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Business Management Offered in Wisconsin Rapids, Stevens Point, Marshfield
Number of Graduates 63
Number of Graduates Responding 33

Employment

Employed in Related Occupation 15
Employed in Non-Related Occupation 10
Not in Labor Market (student, homemaker, etc.) 4
Seeking Employment 4

Salary-Related Only

Median Hourly Salary $11.50
Salary Range $8.35 - $18.27

Where Graduates are Employed

In MSTC District 17
Out of MSTC District 2
Out of State 1

Places of Employment

Title Places of Employment
Manager Baltus Full Service Carwash (Not Reported)
General Partner C&H Sprinklers & Landscaping Wisconsin Rapids
Accounting Tech Edgewater Haven Nursing Home Port Edwards
Assistant Manager Hancock Fabrics Stevens Point
Night Manager IGA Quality Foods Wisconsin Rapids
1st Assistant McDonalds (Not Reported)
Guest Services Menards Plover
Division Assistant Mid-State Technical College Marshfield
Recreation Coordinator Oregon School District Oregon
Customer Service Rep. Paper Cities Savings (Not Reported)
Operations Clerk Paper Cities Savings (Not Reported)
Property Manager Premier Real Estate LLC (Not Reported)
Yard Manager Skaw Pre-Cast ND Tioga (ND)
Asst. Manager Walmart - Wausau Wausau
Loan Processor Wood Trust Bank Wisconsin Rapids

<<Program List>>

Carpentry (Construction) Apprenticeship Offered in Wisconsin Rapids
Number of Graduates 1
Number of Graduates Responding 0

Central Service Technician Offered in Marshfield
Number of Graduates 14
Number of Graduates Responding 10

Employment

Employed in Related Occupation 3
Employed in Non-Related Occupation 1
Not in Labor Market (student, homemaker, etc.) 5
Seeking Employment 1

Salary-Related Only

Median Hourly Salary $11.74
Salary Range $11.47 - $11.74

Where Graduates are Employed

In MSTC District 3
Out of MSTC District 1
Out of State 0

Places of Employment

Title Places of Employment
Central Service Technician Saint Claires - Weston Weston
Central Service Technician Saint Joseph's Hospital Marshfield
Central Sterilizing Technician Saint Joseph's Hospital Marshfield

<<Program List>>

Civil Engineering Technology - Highway Technician Offered in Wisconsin Rapids
Number of Graduates 6
Number of Graduates Responding 5

Employment

Employed in Related Occupation 5
Employed in Non-Related Occupation 0
Not in Labor Market (student, homemaker, etc.) 0
Seeking Employment 0

Salary-Related Only

Median Hourly Salary $17.44
Salary Range $14.43 - $18.28

Where Graduates are Employed

In MSTC District 2
Out of MSTC District 3
Out of State 0

Places of Employment

Title Places of Employment
Survey Crew Chief All Land Data Wausau
Civil Engineer Tech Becher Hoppe Associates Wausau
Seasonal Engineering Technician City of Wisconsin Rapids Wisconsin Rapids
Not Reported Kunkel Engineering Group Beaver Dam
Engineering Specialist Draftsman Solarus Wisconsin Rapids

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Clinical Research Coordinator Offered in Marshfield
Number of Graduates 2
Number of Graduates Responding 2

Employment

Employed in Related Occupation 0
Employed in Non-Related Occupation 1
Not in Labor Market (student, homemaker, etc.) 0
Seeking Employment 1

Salary-Related Only

Median Hourly Salary Not Reported
Salary Range Not Reported

Where Graduates are Employed

In MSTC District 1
Out of MSTC District 0
Out of State 0

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Cosmetology & Barbering Offered in Wisconsin Rapids
Number of Graduates 28
Number of Graduates Responding 12

Employment

Employed in Related Occupation 8
Employed in Non-Related Occupation 1
Not in Labor Market (student, homemaker, etc.) 2
Seeking Employment 1

Salary-Related Only

Median Hourly Salary $8.00
Salary Range $4.69 - $10.67

Where Graduates are Employed

In MSTC District 7
Out of MSTC District 1
Out of State 0

Places of Employment

Title Places of Employment
Hair Stylist Blonde and Beyond Stevens Point
Not Reported Blues Hair Studio Marshfield
Barber/Cosmetologist Fantastic Sams Wisconsin Rapids
Hair Stylist New Kreations Stevens Point
Hair Stylist Regis Salon - Plover Plover
Hairstylist Regis Salon - Plover Plover
Hair Stylist Smart Style Wisconsin Rapids
Stylist Studio Z Coloma

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Criminal Justice - Corrections Offered in Wisconsin Rapids
Number of Graduates 8
Number of Graduates Responding 6

Employment

Employed in Related Occupation 3
Employed in Non-Related Occupation 1
Not in Labor Market (student, homemaker, etc.) 0
Seeking Employment 2

Salary-Related Only

Median Hourly Salary $10.00
Salary Range $7.63 - $11.95

Where Graduates are Employed

In MSTC District 3
Out of MSTC District 1
Out of State 0

Places of Employment

Title Places of Employment
Office Manager - Dispatch ADM Grain Stevens Point
Professional Facilitator Choices To Change Stevens Point
Dispatcher Clark Co Sheriff's Dept. Neillsville

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Criminal Justice - Law Enforcement Offered in Wisconsin Rapids
Number of Graduates 23
Number of Graduates Responding 9

Employment

Employed in Related Occupation 6
Employed in Non-Related Occupation 1
Not in Labor Market (student, homemaker, etc.) 0
Seeking Employment 2

Salary-Related Only

Median Hourly Salary $15.50
Salary Range $7.50 - $17.50

Where Graduates are Employed

In MSTC District 4
Out of MSTC District 3
Out of State 0

Places of Employment

Title Places of Employment
LTE Patrol Deputy & Boat Patrol Jackson County Sheriff's Department (Not Reported)
Police Officer Nekoosa Police Dept. Nekoosa
Police Officer Pittsville Police Department Pittsville
Part-Time Patrol Officer Waupaca County Sheriff Dept. Waupaca
Corrections Officer Wisconsin Department of Corrections New Lisbon
Reserve Deputy Wood County Sheriff's Dept. Wisconsin Rapids

<<Program List>>

Diesel and Heavy Equipment Technician Offered in Wisconsin Rapids
Number of Graduates 6
Number of Graduates Responding 3

Employment

Employed in Related Occupation 2
Employed in Non-Related Occupation 0
Not in Labor Market (student, homemaker, etc.) 0
Seeking Employment 1

Salary-Related Only

Median Hourly Salary Not Reported
Salary Range Not Reported

Where Graduates are Employed

In MSTC District 1
Out of MSTC District 1
Out of State 0

Places of Employment

Title Places of Employment
Truck Mechanic / Truck Driver / Shop Manager Paradise Trucking Corp Almond
Diesel Tech Valley Truck Leasing Inc Appleton

<<Program List>>

Early Childhood Education Offered in Wisconsin Rapids
Number of Graduates 18
Number of Graduates Responding 13

Employment

Employed in Related Occupation 11
Employed in Non-Related Occupation 1
Not in Labor Market (student, homemaker, etc.) 1
Seeking Employment 0

Salary-Related Only

Median Hourly Salary $9.44
Salary Range $7.25 - $11.21

Where Graduates are Employed

In MSTC District 10
Out of MSTC District 2
Out of State 0

Places of Employment

Title Places of Employment
Infant Teacher Bright Days Pewaukee
Preschool Teacher Building Blocks Learning Center Wisconsin Rapids
Teacher Building Blocks Learning Center Wisconsin Rapids
Teacher Assistant Head Start Wisconsin Rapids
Teacher Kid Korner Reedsburg
Teacher Tiny Tigers Marshfield
Lead Teacher Trinity Learning Center & Preschool Stevens Point
Lead Teacher (2) Wood County Head Start Inc. Wisconsin Rapids
Substitute Teacher's Aide WRPS Wisconsin Rapids
Assistant Teacher YMCA Stevens Point

<<Program List>>

Electrical Power Engineering Technician Offered in Wisconsin Rapids
Number of Graduates 5
Number of Graduates Responding 1

Employment

Employed in Related Occupation 0
Employed in Non-Related Occupation 0
Not in Labor Market (student, homemaker, etc.) 1
Seeking Employment 0

Salary-Related Only

Median Hourly Salary Not Reported
Salary Range Not Reported

Where Graduates are Employed

In MSTC District 0
Out of MSTC District 0
Out of State 0

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Electricity Apprenticeship Offered in Wisconsin Rapids
Number of Graduates 1
Number of Graduates Responding 1

Employment

Employed in Related Occupation 1
Employed in Non-Related Occupation 0
Not in Labor Market (student, homemaker, etc.) 0
Seeking Employment 0

Salary-Related Only

Median Hourly Salary Not Reported
Salary Range Not Reported

Where Graduates are Employed

In MSTC District 1
Out of MSTC District 0
Out of State 0

Places of Employment

Title Places of Employment
Electrician/Instrumentation Tech Domtar - Nekoosa Nekoosa

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Emergency Medical Technician - Basic Offered in Wisconsin Rapids, Stevens Point, Marshfield
Number of Graduates 17
Number of Graduates Responding 1

Employment

Employed in Related Occupation 0
Employed in Non-Related Occupation 0
Not in Labor Market (student, homemaker, etc.) 0
Seeking Employment 1

Salary-Related Only

Median Hourly Salary Not Reported
Salary Range Not Reported

Where Graduates are Employed

In MSTC District 0
Out of MSTC District 0
Out of State 0

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EMT Paramedic Offered in Wisconsin Rapids
Number of Graduates 6
Number of Graduates Responding 5

Employment

Employed in Related Occupation 4
Employed in Non-Related Occupation 1
Not in Labor Market (student, homemaker, etc.) 0
Seeking Employment 0

Salary-Related Only

Median Hourly Salary $14.50
Salary Range $10.02 - $14.60

Where Graduates are Employed

In MSTC District 2
Out of MSTC District 3
Out of State 0

Places of Employment

Title Places of Employment
EMT Aurora Healthcare - St. Luke's Milwaukee
EMT - Basic Hull EMS (Not Reported)
NKEMT - Paramedic Ministry Health Care - Plover Plover
EMT Waushara County EMS Wautoma

<<Program List>>

Energy Efficiency Technician Offered in Wisconsin Rapids
Number of Graduates 3
Number of Graduates Responding 2

Employment

Employed in Related Occupation 0
Employed in Non-Related Occupation 1
Not in Labor Market (student, homemaker, etc.) 1
Seeking Employment 0

Salary-Related Only

Median Hourly Salary Not Reported
Salary Range Not Reported

Where Graduates are Employed

In MSTC District 1
Out of MSTC District 0
Out of State 0

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Farm Operations Offered in Marshfield
Number of Graduates 5
Number of Graduates Responding 2

Employment

Employed in Related Occupation 2
Employed in Non-Related Occupation 0
Not in Labor Market (student, homemaker, etc.) 0
Seeking Employment 0

Salary-Related Only

Median Hourly Salary Not Reported
Salary Range Not Reported

Where Graduates are Employed

In MSTC District 2
Out of MSTC District 0
Out of State 0

Places of Employment

Title Places of Employment
Laborer D, F Hobby Farm (Not Reported)
Owner TKG Holstein Not Reported

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Health Unit Coordinator Offered in Stevens Point, Marshfield
Number of Graduates 10
Number of Graduates Responding 5

Employment

Employed in Related Occupation 3
Employed in Non-Related Occupation 2
Not in Labor Market (student, homemaker, etc.) 0
Seeking Employment 0

Salary-Related Only

Median Hourly Salary $11.95
Salary Range $11.77 - $14.93

Where Graduates are Employed

In MSTC District 3
Out of MSTC District 1
Out of State 1

Places of Employment

Title Places of Employment
Scheduler Lakewalk Surgery Center Duluth (MN)
Appointment Coordinator Marshfield Clinic Marshfield
Patient Access Rep Saint Joseph's Hospital Marshfield

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Individualized Tech Studies Offered in
Number of Graduates 2
Number of Graduates Responding 2

Employment

Employed in Related Occupation 0
Employed in Non-Related Occupation 1
Not in Labor Market (student, homemaker, etc.) 0
Seeking Employment 1

Salary-Related Only

Median Hourly Salary Not Reported
Salary Range Not Reported

Where Graduates are Employed

In MSTC District 1
Out of MSTC District 0
Out of State 0

<<Program List>>

Instrumentation Technology Offered in Wisconsin Rapids
Number of Graduates 6
Number of Graduates Responding 5

Employment

Employed in Related Occupation 5
Employed in Non-Related Occupation 0
Not in Labor Market (student, homemaker, etc.) 0
Seeking Employment 0

Salary-Related Only

Median Hourly Salary $23.50
Salary Range $20.00 - $24.45

Where Graduates are Employed

In MSTC District 1
Out of MSTC District 4
Out of State 0

Places of Employment

Title Places of Employment
E&I Apprentice Domtar - Nekoosa Nekoosa
IC Tech Level 1 Kohler Company Kohler
Instrument Tech I Kohler Company Kohler
Instrumentation & Controls Technician I Kohler Company Kohler
Maintenance Technician Mullins Cheese Mosinee

<<Program List>>

Ironworker Apprentice Apprenticeship Offered in Wisconsin Rapids
Number of Graduates 2
Number of Graduates Responding 1

Employment

Employed in Related Occupation 1
Employed in Non-Related Occupation 0
Not in Labor Market (student, homemaker, etc.) 0
Seeking Employment 0

Salary-Related Only

Median Hourly Salary Not Reported
Salary Range Not Reported

Where Graduates are Employed

In MSTC District 0
Out of MSTC District 1
Out of State 0

Places of Employment

Title Places of Employment
Journeyman Ironworker Azco Inc Appleton

<<Program List>>

IT Network Specialist Offered in Wisconsin Rapids, Stevens Point
Number of Graduates 26
Number of Graduates Responding 14

Employment

Employed in Related Occupation 11
Employed in Non-Related Occupation 1
Not in Labor Market (student, homemaker, etc.) 0
Seeking Employment 2

Salary-Related Only

Median Hourly Salary $16.00
Salary Range $10.00 - $21.65

Where Graduates are Employed

In MSTC District 7
Out of MSTC District 3
Out of State 0

Places of Employment

Title Places of Employment
Broadband Technician Amherst Telephone Company Amherst
IT Support Specialist Encore Unlimited (Not Reported)
Technical Services Analyst Foot Locker Wausau
Client Services Analyst Info Group Marshfield
Hardware Technician Marshfield Clinic (Not Reported)
IT Network Analyst Moundview Memorial Hospital & Clinics Friendship
Network Intern NewPage Wisconsin Rapids
IT Helpdesk Technician Paradise Solutions Stevens Point
IT Support Schuette Metals Weston
Technician Stevens Point Area School District Stevens Point
System Administrator Wausau Financial Systems Mosinee

<<Program List>>

IT Programmer/Analyst Offered in Marshfield, Stevens Point and Wisconsin Rapids
Number of Graduates 16
Number of Graduates Responding 8

Employment

Employed in Related Occupation 4
Employed in Non-Related Occupation 1
Not in Labor Market (student, homemaker, etc.) 0
Seeking Employment 3

Salary-Related Only

Median Hourly Salary $15.00
Salary Range $13.21 - $16.84

Where Graduates are Employed

In MSTC District 1
Out of MSTC District 2
Out of State 0

Places of Employment

Title Places of Employment
Associate Developer Collaborative Consulting Wausau
Quality Assurance User Acceptance Testing/Developing Analyst Collaborative Consulting Wausau
QA Technician Renaissance Learning Inc Wisconsin Rapids
Vantage Business Process Analyst and Programmer Unknown Not Reported

<<Program List>>

Laboratory Science Technician Offered in Marshfield
Number of Graduates 5
Number of Graduates Responding 5

Employment

Employed in Related Occupation 2
Employed in Non-Related Occupation 2
Not in Labor Market (student, homemaker, etc.) 0
Seeking Employment 1

Salary-Related Only

Median Hourly Salary Not Reported
Salary Range Not Reported

Where Graduates are Employed

In MSTC District 4
Out of MSTC District 0
Out of State 0

Places of Employment

Title Places of Employment
Q.C. Tech CARBO Ceramics Marshfield
R&D Laboratory Associate Prevention Genetics Marshfield

<<Program List>>

Machine Tool Technician Offered in Wisconsin Rapids
Number of Graduates 11
Number of Graduates Responding 10

Employment

Employed in Related Occupation 8
Employed in Non-Related Occupation 1
Not in Labor Market (student, homemaker, etc.) 1
Seeking Employment 0

Salary-Related Only

Median Hourly Salary $14.50
Salary Range $10.00 - $17.10

Where Graduates are Employed

In MSTC District 8
Out of MSTC District 1
Out of State 0

Places of Employment

Title Places of Employment
Machinist Innovative Machining Services Marshfield
CNC Machinist Jacoby Custom Cues Nekoosa
CNC Lathe Operator Pointe Precision Stevens Point
Machinist Schuette Metals Weston
CNC Machinist SKS Machine Inc Wisconsin Rapids
CNC Machinist (2) SKS Machine Inc Wisconsin Rapids
Machinist SKS Machine Inc Wisconsin Rapids

<<Program List>>

Maintenance Mechanic-Millwright Apprenticeship Offered in Wisconsin Rapids
Number of Graduates 3
Number of Graduates Responding 1

Employment

Employed in Related Occupation 1
Employed in Non-Related Occupation 0
Not in Labor Market (student, homemaker, etc.) 0
Seeking Employment 0

Salary-Related Only

Median Hourly Salary Not Reported
Salary Range Not Reported

Where Graduates are Employed

In MSTC District 1
Out of MSTC District 0
Out of State 0

Places of Employment

Title Places of Employment
Millwright/Mechanic Automated Products Inc Marshfield

<<Program List>>

Marketing Offered in Wisconsin Rapids
Number of Graduates 15
Number of Graduates Responding 5

Employment

Employed in Related Occupation 1
Employed in Non-Related Occupation 4
Not in Labor Market (student, homemaker, etc.) 0
Seeking Employment 0

Salary-Related Only

Median Hourly Salary Not Reported
Salary Range Not Reported

Where Graduates are Employed

In MSTC District 3
Out of MSTC District 2
Out of State 0

Places of Employment

Title Places of Employment
Manager Buffalo Wild Wings Not Reported

<<Program List>>

Medical Assistant Offered in Stevens Point, Marshfield
Number of Graduates 43
Number of Graduates Responding 36

Employment

Employed in Related Occupation 25
Employed in Non-Related Occupation 4
Not in Labor Market (student, homemaker, etc.) 1
Seeking Employment 6

Salary-Related Only

Median Hourly Salary $13.67
Salary Range $8.66 - $14.71

Where Graduates are Employed

In MSTC District 24
Out of MSTC District 5
Out of State 0

Places of Employment

Title Places of Employment
Certified Medical Assistant Aspirus Doctors Clinic Wisconsin Rapids
Donor Specialists Blood Center of Wisconsin Stevens Point
Medical Assistant Chain O Lakes Clinic Ministry Medical Group Waupaca
Medical Assistant Jackson Electric Coop Black River Falls
Certified Medical Assistant (3) Marshfield Clinic Marshfield
Dermatology Technician (3) Marshfield Clinic Marshfield
Medical Assistant (3) Marshfield Clinic Wisconsin Rapids
Not Reported (4) Marshfield Clinic Marshfield
Ophthalmic Assistant (3) Marshfield Clinic Marshfield
Medical Assistant Ministry Health Care Rhinelander
Certified Medical Assistant Ministry Medical Group Stevens Point
Not Reported MMG Stevens Point
Optometry Technician / Office Manager Pittsville Vision Center Pittsville
ER Tech Saint Michael's Hospital Stevens Point

<<Program List>>

Metering Technician Apprenticeship Offered in Wisconsin Rapids
Number of Graduates 7
Number of Graduates Responding 5

Employment

Employed in Related Occupation 5
Employed in Non-Related Occupation 0
Not in Labor Market (student, homemaker, etc.) 0
Seeking Employment 0

Salary-Related Only

Median Hourly Salary $26.60
Salary Range $21.64 - $31.00

Where Graduates are Employed

In MSTC District 0
Out of MSTC District 5
Out of State 0

Places of Employment

Title Places of Employment
Warehouse/Asst. Meterman Dunn Energy Cooperative Menomonie
Lineman, Meter Tech Eagle River Light and Water Eagle River
Metering/Load Mgmt Jackson Electric Coop Black River Falls
Meter Tech Jefferson Utilities Jefferson
Meter Tech Shawano Medical Utility Shawano

<<Program List>>

Nursing Offered in Wisconsin Rapids
Number of Graduates 67
Number of Graduates Responding 55

Employment

Employed in Related Occupation 50
Employed in Non-Related Occupation 3
Not in Labor Market (student, homemaker, etc.) 1
Seeking Employment 1

Salary-Related Only

Median Hourly Salary $23.61
Salary Range $17.00 - $29.46

Where Graduates are Employed

In MSTC District 38
Out of MSTC District 11
Out of State 2

Places of Employment

Title Places of Employment
RN Biolife Plasma Services Stevens Point
Staff Nurse Capitol Lakes Madison
RN Chain O Lakes Clinic Ministry Medical Group Waupaca
LPN Edgewater Haven Nursing Home Port Edwards
RN Edgewater Haven Nursing Home Port Edwards
LPN Family Heritage Care Center Black River Falls
Manager Harris Villa Assisted Living Westfield
Registered Nurse Marshfield Care Center LLC Marshfield
LPN Memorial Health Center Medford
RN (2) Memorial Medical Center Neillsville
RN Mile Bluff Medical Center Adams
RN (3) Ministry Health Care Marshfield
RN Minneapolis VA Medical Center Minneapolis (MN)
RN (2) Moundview Memorial Hospital & Clinics Friendship
RN Onalaska Care Center Onalaska
RN Oregon Manor (Not Reported)
Registered Nurse Portage County Health Care Center Stevens Point
Registered Nurse Riverview Hospital Wisconsin Rapids
RN (3) Riverview Hospital Wisconsin Rapids
RN Saint Claires - Weston Weston
Not Reported Saint Joseph's Hospital Marshfield
RN Saint Joseph's Hospital Marshfield
RN Saint Joseph's Hospital Marshfield
RN (10) Saint Joseph's Hospital Marshfield
RN - Oncology Saint Joseph's Hospital Marshfield
Graduate Nurse/RN Saint Michael's Hospital Stevens Point
RN (2) Saint Michael's Hospital Stevens Point
Registered Nurse Stevens Point Care Center Stevens Point
RN Stevens Point Care Center Stevens Point
RN (2) Strawberry Lane Medical & Rehab Center Wisconsin Rapids
RN II Trinity Community Clinic Newton (ND)
RN Wisconsin King Veterans Home King
RN Wisconsin Veterans Home King

<<Program List>>

Nursing Assistant Offered in Wisconsin Rapids, Stevens Point, Marshfield
Number of Graduates 290
Number of Graduates Responding 131

Employment

Employed in Related Occupation 56
Employed in Non-Related Occupation 9
Not in Labor Market (student, homemaker, etc.) 60
Seeking Employment 6

Salary-Related Only

Median Hourly Salary $10.75
Salary Range $8.00 - $16.25

Where Graduates are Employed

In MSTC District 48
Out of MSTC District 11
Out of State 3

Places of Employment

Title Places of Employment
Home Care Aide Advantage Home Care Wisconsin Rapids
CNA Arborwood Lodge Assisted Living Wisconsin Rapids
Supportive Homecare Worker Aspirus VNA Wisconsin Rapids
CNA Aspirus VNA Marshfield Marshfield
Community Living Assistant Aurora Residential Mosinee
CNA (3) Bethel Nursing & Rehab Center Arpin
CNA Brillion West Haven Brillion
Resident Associate Brookdale Senior Living LaCrosse
CNA Brown's Living Arpin
CNA Crystal Fountain LLC Wisconsin Rapids
CNA Golden Living/Three Oaks Marshfield
Res. Assistant Harmony Assisted Living Stevens Point
CNA Harmony Living Center- WR Wisconsin Rapids
CNA Harris Villa Assisted Living Westfield
Home Health Aide Interum Healthcare - MN Roseville (MN)
CNA Iola Living Assistance Iola
Home Health Aid Jeffrey Reamer Grand Marsh
CNA La Crosse Assisted Living Center La Crosse
Certified Nursing Assistant Liberty Manor Adams
CNA (2) Marshfield Care Center LLC Marshfield
Certified Medical Assistant Marshfield Clinic Marshfield
CNA-Home Health Aide Ministry Health Care Marshfield
Personal Care Worker Ministry Home Care Marshfield
ER Tech Moundview Memorial Hospital & Clinics Friendship
Not Reported Norwood Health Care Center Marshfield
Psychiatric Technician Norwood Health Care Center Marshfield
Caregiver Pine Ridge Assisted Living Wisconsin Rapids
CNA Portage County Health Care Center Stevens Point
Nutritional Assistant Portage County Health Care Center Stevens Point
CNA Retirement Community of Nekoosa Nekoosa
Certified Nursing Assistant Saint Joseph's Hospital Marshfield
CNA (4) Saint Joseph's Hospital Marshfield
Emergency Room Technician Saint Joseph's Hospital Marshfield
EMT Saint Joseph's Hospital Marshfield
CNA Saint Michael's Hospital Stevens Point
CNA St. Ann's Assisted Living Duluth
CNA St. Clare Meadows Care Center Baraboo
CNA (2) Stevens Point Care Center Stevens Point
Resident Assistant Stoney River Assisted Living Marshfield
CNA (2) Strawberry Lane Medical & Rehab Center Wisconsin Rapids
CNA Three Oaks at Marshfield Marshfield
Unknown Not Reported
CNA Unknown Not Reported
Not Reported Unknown Not Reported
CNA Veterans Affairs Medical Center Tomah
CNA (2) Wellington Place Wisconsin Rapids
CNA Wisconsin Veterans Home King

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Office Support Specialist Offered in Wisconsin Rapids, Stevens Point, Marshfield
Number of Graduates 4
Number of Graduates Responding 4

Employment

Employed in Related Occupation 1
Employed in Non-Related Occupation 2
Not in Labor Market (student, homemaker, etc.) 1
Seeking Employment 0

Salary-Related Only

Median Hourly Salary Not Reported
Salary Range Not Reported

Where Graduates are Employed

In MSTC District 2
Out of MSTC District 1
Out of State 0

Places of Employment

Title Places of Employment
Business Outfitters Sales & Service Consultant Lands End Stevens Point

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Oil Lubricator Apprenticeship Offered in Wisconsin Rapids
Number of Graduates 4
Number of Graduates Responding 2

Employment

Employed in Related Occupation 1
Employed in Non-Related Occupation 0
Not in Labor Market (student, homemaker, etc.) 1
Seeking Employment 0

Salary-Related Only

Median Hourly Salary Not Reported
Salary Range Not Reported

Where Graduates are Employed

In MSTC District 1
Out of MSTC District 0
Out of State 0

Places of Employment

Title Places of Employment
Lubrication Technician NewPage Corp Wisconsin Rapids

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Paramedic Technician Offered in Wisconsin Rapids
Number of Graduates 5
Number of Graduates Responding 3

Employment

Employed in Related Occupation 2
Employed in Non-Related Occupation 1
Not in Labor Market (student, homemaker, etc.) 0
Seeking Employment 0

Salary-Related Only

Median Hourly Salary Not Reported
Salary Range Not Reported

Where Graduates are Employed

In MSTC District 3
Out of MSTC District 0
Out of State 0

Places of Employment

Title Places of Employment
Chiropractic Technician Allied Health Chiropractic Center Nekoosa
Paramedic III Saint Michael's Hospital Stevens Point

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Phlebotomy Technician Offered in Stevens Point, Marshfield
Number of Graduates 29
Number of Graduates Responding 24

Employment

Employed in Related Occupation 10
Employed in Non-Related Occupation 7
Not in Labor Market (student, homemaker, etc.) 1
Seeking Employment 6

Salary-Related Only

Median Hourly Salary $11.77
Salary Range $11.00 - $14.25

Where Graduates are Employed

In MSTC District 9
Out of MSTC District 4
Out of State 0

Places of Employment

Title Places of Employment
Phlebotomist (2) Aspirus Wausau Hospital Wausau
CNA/Phlebotomy Tech Marshfield Care Center LLC Marshfield
Not Reported Marshfield Clinic Marshfield
Phlebotomist Marshfield Clinic Marshfield
Phlebotomist Memorial Health Center Medford
Phlebotomist Monroe Clinic Monroe
Phlebotomist (2) Saint Michael's Hospital Stevens Point
Phlebotomist Technician Wheaton Franciscan Healthcare Racine

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Practical Nursing Offered in Wisconsin Rapids
Number of Graduates 6
Number of Graduates Responding 2

Employment

Employed in Related Occupation 2
Employed in Non-Related Occupation 0
Not in Labor Market (student, homemaker, etc.) 0
Seeking Employment 0

Salary-Related Only

Median Hourly Salary Not Reported
Salary Range Not Reported

Where Graduates are Employed

In MSTC District 2
Out of MSTC District 0
Out of State 0

Places of Employment

Title Places of Employment
LPN Ministry Living Well Marshfield
LPN Wisconsin Rapids Nursing & Rehab Center Wisconsin Rapids

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Renewable Electricity Technician Offered in Wisconsin Rapids
Number of Graduates 5
Number of Graduates Responding 3

Employment

Employed in Related Occupation 0
Employed in Non-Related Occupation 2
Not in Labor Market (student, homemaker, etc.) 0
Seeking Employment 1

Salary-Related Only

Median Hourly Salary Not Reported
Salary Range Not Reported

Where Graduates are Employed

In MSTC District 1
Out of MSTC District 0
Out of State 0

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Renewable Energy Specialist Offered in Wisconsin Rapids
Number of Graduates 14
Number of Graduates Responding 9

Employment

Employed in Related Occupation 2
Employed in Non-Related Occupation 3
Not in Labor Market (student, homemaker, etc.) 2
Seeking Employment 2

Salary-Related Only

Median Hourly Salary Not Reported
Salary Range Not Reported

Where Graduates are Employed

In MSTC District 2
Out of MSTC District 0
Out of State 1

Places of Employment

Title Places of Employment
Quality Control, Heavy Equipment Operator Completion Industrial Minerals Marshfield
Assistant Coordinator MJ Electric LLC Glen Ellyn (IL)

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Renewable Thermal Energy Technician Offered in Wisconsin Rapids
Number of Graduates 3
Number of Graduates Responding 2

Employment

Employed in Related Occupation 0
Employed in Non-Related Occupation 1
Not in Labor Market (student, homemaker, etc.) 1
Seeking Employment 0

Salary-Related Only

Median Hourly Salary Not Reported
Salary Range Not Reported

Where Graduates are Employed

In MSTC District 1
Out of MSTC District 0
Out of State 0

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Respiratory Care Practitioner Offered in Marshfield
Number of Graduates 14
Number of Graduates Responding 13

Employment

Employed in Related Occupation 7
Employed in Non-Related Occupation 1
Not in Labor Market (student, homemaker, etc.) 0
Seeking Employment 5

Salary-Related Only

Median Hourly Salary $20.31
Salary Range $19.74 - $23.01

Where Graduates are Employed

In MSTC District 3
Out of MSTC District 5
Out of State 0

Places of Employment

Title Places of Employment
Respiratory Therapist Howard Young Medical Center Woodruff
Respiratory Therapist Saint Claires - Weston Weston
Respiratory Therapist (3) Saint Joseph's Hospital Marshfield
Respiratory Therapist Saint Nicholas Hospital Sheboygan
Respiratory Therapist UW Hospitals & Clinics Madison

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Sheet Metal Construction Apprenticeship Offered in Wisconsin Rapids
Number of Graduates 2
Number of Graduates Responding 0

Steamfitter Service Apprenticeship Offered in Wisconsin Rapids
Number of Graduates 2
Number of Graduates Responding 1

Employment

Employed in Related Occupation 1
Employed in Non-Related Occupation 0
Not in Labor Market (student, homemaker, etc.) 0
Seeking Employment 0

Salary-Related Only

Median Hourly Salary Not Reported
Salary Range Not Reported

Where Graduates are Employed

In MSTC District 0
Out of MSTC District 0
Out of State 0

Places of Employment

Title Places of Employment
Not Reported Trane Not Reported

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Steamfitting Apprenticeship Offered in Wisconsin Rapids
Number of Graduates 7
Number of Graduates Responding 4

Employment

Employed in Related Occupation 4
Employed in Non-Related Occupation 0
Not in Labor Market (student, homemaker, etc.) 0
Seeking Employment 0

Salary-Related Only

Median Hourly Salary $34.45
Salary Range $34.45 - $36.70

Where Graduates are Employed

In MSTC District 3
Out of MSTC District 0
Out of State 0

Places of Employment

Title Places of Employment
Service Tech Complete Control Wisconsin Rapids
Not Reported Trane Not Reported
BTJ Steamfitter/Welder Tweet Garot Mechanical Wisconsin Rapids
Tweet Garot Central Wisconsin Shop Foreman Tweet Garot Mechanical Wisconsin Rapids

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Supervisory Management Offered in Wisconsin Rapids, Stevens Point, Marshfield
Number of Graduates 10
Number of Graduates Responding 8

Employment

Employed in Related Occupation 7
Employed in Non-Related Occupation 1
Not in Labor Market (student, homemaker, etc.) 0
Seeking Employment 0

Salary-Related Only

Median Hourly Salary $19.69
Salary Range $14.00 - $26.94

Where Graduates are Employed

In MSTC District 6
Out of MSTC District 2
Out of State 0

Places of Employment

Title Places of Employment
Assistant Vice President Community First Bank Rosholt
Production Coordinator/Assistant Manager Guardian Building Products Marshfield
Surveillance Director - HCE - Wittenberg Ho-Chunk North Casino Wittenberg
Client Services Analyst Info Group Marshfield
Assistant Manager Marshfield Clinic Marshfield
Telecommunications - Call Center Manager Ministry Health Care - Rice Clinic Stevens Point
Executive Assistant Ministry Health Care - Saint Michaels Stevens Point

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Surgical Technologist Offered in Marshfield
Number of Graduates 12
Number of Graduates Responding 7

Employment

Employed in Related Occupation 5
Employed in Non-Related Occupation 0
Not in Labor Market (student, homemaker, etc.) 0
Seeking Employment 2

Salary-Related Only

Median Hourly Salary $17.46
Salary Range $16.50 - $18.06

Where Graduates are Employed

In MSTC District 4
Out of MSTC District 1
Out of State 0

Places of Employment

Title Places of Employment
Surgical Technologist Cumberland Healthcare Cumberland
CST Riverview Hospital Wisconsin Rapids
Ortho Tech and Certified Surg. Tech Saint Joseph's Hospital Marshfield
Surgical Technician Saint Joseph's Hospital Marshfield
Surgical Technologist Saint Joseph's Hospital Marshfield

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Tech Plumbing Apprenticeship Offered in Wisconsin Rapids
Number of Graduates 3
Number of Graduates Responding 2

Employment

Employed in Related Occupation 2
Employed in Non-Related Occupation 0
Not in Labor Market (student, homemaker, etc.) 0
Seeking Employment 0

Salary-Related Only

Median Hourly Salary Not Reported
Salary Range Not Reported

Where Graduates are Employed

In MSTC District 1
Out of MSTC District 1
Out of State 0

Places of Employment

Title Places of Employment
Journeyman Plumber Bobs Plumbing and Heating of CWI Amherst
Journeyman Plumber Jakel Plumbing, Heating and Electrical Inc Abbotsford

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Urban Forestry Technician Offered in Wisconsin Rapids
Number of Graduates 19
Number of Graduates Responding 13

Employment

Employed in Related Occupation 9
Employed in Non-Related Occupation 3
Not in Labor Market (student, homemaker, etc.) 0
Seeking Employment 1

Salary-Related Only

Median Hourly Salary $13.55
Salary Range $10.00 - $19.00

Where Graduates are Employed

In MSTC District 5
Out of MSTC District 4
Out of State 0

Places of Employment

Title Places of Employment
Arborist American Tree Experts New Berlin
Arborist Bartlett Tree Experts Not Reported
Facilities and Ground Maintenance DNR Whiting
Arborist First Choice Tree Care Junction City
Paramedic Goldcross Ambulance Menasha
Landscape Fertilizer Landscape Associates De Pere
Horticulturist Intern Unknown Not Reported
Arborist Wachtel Tree Science Merton
LTE II Wood County - Highway Wisconsin Rapids

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Welding Offered in Wisconsin Rapids
Number of Graduates 13
Number of Graduates Responding 10

Employment

Employed in Related Occupation 7
Employed in Non-Related Occupation 1
Not in Labor Market (student, homemaker, etc.) 1
Seeking Employment 1

Salary-Related Only

Median Hourly Salary $14.70
Salary Range $12.00 - $15.00

Where Graduates are Employed

In MSTC District 6
Out of MSTC District 2
Out of State 0

Places of Employment

Title Places of Employment
Welder A & B Process Systems Stratford
Welder / Fabricator CFR Marshfield
Welder/Fabricator CFR Marshfield
Welder / Fabricator Custom Fabrication Marshfield
Steamfitter Apprentice Haza Mechanical Wisconsin Rapids
Welder Steel King Stevens Point
Welder / Fabricator Wisconsin Metals Reedsburg

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Apprenticeship Summary
These statistics include survey replies from the following apprenticeship programs:
  ABC Bricklaying/Masonry Industrial Electrician
  ABC Carpenter Ironworker Apprentice
  ABC Electrician Maintenance Mechanic/Millwright
  ABC Heavy Equipment Operator Pipefitting
  Carpentry Construction Sheet Metal Construction
  Cosmetology Barbering Apprentice Steamfitting
  Electrical/Instrumentation Apprentice Tech Plumbing

Number of Graduates 39
Number of Graduates Responding 19

Employment

Employed in Related Occupation 18
Employed in Non-Related Occupation 0
Not in Labor Market (student, homemaker, etc.) 1
Seeking Employment 1

Salary-Related Only

Median Hourly Salary $29.70
Salary Range $15.00 - $36.70

Where Graduates are Employed

In MSTC District 7
Out of MSTC District 9
Out of State 0

Places of Employment

Title Places of Employment
Millwright/Mechanic Automated Products Inc Marshfield
Journeyman Ironworker Azco Inc Appleton
Journeyman Plumber Bobs Plumbing and Heating of CWI Amherst
Service Tech Complete Control Wisconsin Rapids
Electrician/Instrumentation Tech Domtar - Nekoosa Nekoosa
Warehouse/Asst. Meterman Dunn Energy Cooperative Menomonie
Lineman, Meter Tech Eagle River Light and Water Eagle River
Metering/Load Mgmt Jackson Electric Coop Black River Falls
Journeyman Plumber Jakel Plumbing, Heating and Electrical Inc Abbotsford
Meter Tech Jefferson Utilities Jefferson
Lubrication Technician NewPage Corp Wisconsin Rapids
Not Reported Scott Construction Lake Delton
Pine Valley Foreman Scott Construction Lake Delton
Meter Tech Shawano Medical Utility Shawano
Not Reported (2) Trane Not Reported
BTJ Steamfitter/Welder Tweet Garot Mechanical Wisconsin Rapids
Tweet Garot Central Wisconsin Shop Foreman Tweet Garot Mechanical Wisconsin Rapids

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Report Summary
Total Graduates 916    
Total Graduates Responding 527 58%  
Not in Labor Market 85 16%  
Total Available for Employment 442 84%  
Total Respondents Employed 388 88%  
Employed in Related Occupation 315 81%  
Employed in Non-Related Occupation 73 19%  
       
Respondents Seeking Employment at Survey Time 55 10%  

Graduates Were Asked the Primary Reason They Attended MSTC

Preparation for Getting a Job   49%  
Career Change   26%  
Improvement of Existing Job Skills   7%  
Preparation for Further Education   13%  
Personal Interest   3%  
Other   2%  

Median Monthly Salary by Program Level

Associate Degree $2,774  
Short-Term $1,390  
1-Year Diploma $2,245  
2-Year Diploma $2,338  
Apprenticeship $5,369  


Graduates Very Satisfied,
or Satisfied with Training
473 98%  
(Based on 483 replies)  

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