MSTC Graduate Survey Report

2014-15

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91% of MSTC's 2015 Graduates are Employed!

This report includes information about the successes of MSTC's 2015 graduates. The information was compiled based on mail and telephone surveys conducted from September 2015 through January 2016. The survey was completed by 605 out of 984 students who graduated in 2015 for a response rate of 61%.

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 2015 MSTC Graduates
  Number Percent  
Total Graduates 984    
Total Graduates Responding 605 61%  
Not in Labor Market 116 19%  
Total Available for Employment 489 81%  
Total Respondents Employed 444 91%  
Employed in Related Occupation 340 77%  
Employed in Non-Related Occupation 104 23%  

  

  

2015 Graduates Employed

61% in District

26% Out of District

In State

2% Out of State

11% Unreported

Graduates Rate MSTC Great!
97% 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 7
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
Electrician Dakota Electric Service Marshfield
Master Electrician Omer Nelson Electric Ashland

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ABC Heavy Equipment Operator Apprenticeship Offered in Wisconsin Rapids
Number of Graduates 2
Number of Graduates Responding 0

Accounting Offered in Wisconsin Rapids, Stevens Point, Marshfield
Number of Graduates 17
Number of Graduates Responding 8

Employment

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

Salary-Related Only

Median Hourly Salary $16.00
Salary Range $9.85 - $27.42

Where Graduates are Employed

In MSTC District 6
Out of MSTC District 1
Out of State 0

Places of Employment

Title Places of Employment
Associate Accountant - Bookkeeper Becker & Kumm, CPA Wisconsin Rapids
Member Service Representative Bulls Eye Credit Union Wisconsin Rapids
Not Reported Graebel Van Lines Wausau
Payroll Processor Midwest Hardware Association Stevens Point
Parts Manager Rapids Ford Wisconsin Rapids
Assistant Accountant Unknown (Not Reported)
Cashier Walmart - Marshfield Marshfield
Staff Accountant Wipfli, LLP Marshfield

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Administrative Professional Offered in Wisconsin Rapids
Number of Graduates 10
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 $11.50
Salary Range $9.50 - $13.35

Where Graduates are Employed

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

Places of Employment

Title Places of Employment
Administrative Assistant MACCI Marshfield
Accounting Clerk/Office Assistant Omernik and Associates, Inc. Plover
Head Receptionist/Front Desk Manager Trendsetters Act II Stevens Point
Deputy Clerk/Clerk Typist Wood County Wisconsin Rapids

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Automotive Technician Offered in Wisconsin Rapids
Number of Graduates 12
Number of Graduates Responding 6

Employment

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

Salary-Related Only

Median Hourly Salary $12.00
Salary Range $9.00 - $15.01

Where Graduates are Employed

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

Places of Employment

Title Places of Employment
Technician Charles Chevrolet Coloma
Assistant Service Manager Mark Motors Plover
General Service and Tire Tech Schierl Tire - WR Wisconsin Rapids
Mechanic Unknown (Not Reported)

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Business Management Offered in Wisconsin Rapids, Stevens Point, Marshfield
Number of Graduates 79
Number of Graduates Responding 49

Employment

Employed in Related Occupation 28
Employed in Non-Related Occupation 15
Not in Labor Market (student, homemaker, etc.) 3
Seeking Employment 3

Salary-Related Only

Median Hourly Salary $13.00
Salary Range $8.50 - $20.08

Where Graduates are Employed

In MSTC District 33
Out of MSTC District 6
Out of State 1

Places of Employment

Title Places of Employment
Marketing Administrator/Assistant Alliance Collection Agencies Marshfield
Supervisor Charnaky Tents Rosholt
Front End Lead Copps Food Center Plover
Benefit Advisor Delta Dental of Wisconsin Stevens Point
Group Benefit Advisor Delta Dental of Wisconsin Stevens Point
Representative Delta Dental of Wisconsin Stevens Point
Jeweler Fletcher's Jewelry - Waupaca Waupaca
Customer Service Herrschners Stevens Point
Assistant/Assembler HHA Sports Wisconsin Rapids
Front Desk Manager Holiday Inn Marshfield
Asst. Food Service Manager Kwik Trip Marshfield
Guest Service Leader Kwik Trip Inc Appleton
Customer Service Representative Lands End Stevens Point
Tax Preparer Manager Liberty Tax Service Stevens Point
Schedule Coordinator For MA Marshfield Clinic Marshfield
Not Reported Marten Machining Stevens Point
Inventory Control Midwest Cold Storage Wisconsin Rapids
Human Resources Associate Mills Fleet Farm Stevens Point
HR Coordinator Ministry Health Care - Rice Clinic Stevens Point
Accounting Clerk/Office Assistant Omernik and Associates, Inc. Plover
Claims Service Rep. Sentry Insurance Stevens Point
Project Assistant Tweet Garot Mechanical Wisconsin Rapids
Account Manager Unknown (Not Reported)
Not Provided Unknown (Not Reported)
Head Photo Specialist Walgreens - WR Wisconsin Rapids
Material Coordinator Wausau Window and Wall Systems Stratford
Store Manager Webers Farm Store Marshfield
Shipping/Admin Coordinator West Rock Unknown

<<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 9
Number of Graduates Responding 4

Employment

Employed in Related Occupation 1
Employed in Non-Related Occupation 1
Not in Labor Market (student, homemaker, etc.) 1
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
CNA Iola Living Assistance Iola

<<Program List>>

Civil Engineering Technology - Highway Technician Offered in Wisconsin Rapids
Number of Graduates 4
Number of Graduates Responding 4

Employment

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

Salary-Related Only

Median Hourly Salary $17.75
Salary Range $15.00 - $20.50

Where Graduates are Employed

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

Places of Employment

Title Places of Employment
Field Engineer Technician Canadian National Railroad Stevens Point
Civil Engineering Technician City of Wisconsin Rapids Wisconsin Rapids
Engineering Technician Point of Beginning Stevens Point

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Clinical Research Coordinator Offered in Marshfield
Number of Graduates 5
Number of Graduates Responding 3

Employment

Employed in Related Occupation 2
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 2
Out of MSTC District 0
Out of State 0

Places of Employment

Title Places of Employment
Clinical Research Coordinator Marshfield Clinic Research Foundation Marshfield
Research Coordinator Associate Marshfield Clinic Research Foundation Marshfield

<<Program List>>

Cosmetology Offered in Wisconsin Rapids
Number of Graduates 20
Number of Graduates Responding 11

Employment

Employed in Related Occupation 5
Employed in Non-Related Occupation 1
Not in Labor Market (student, homemaker, etc.) 2
Seeking Employment 3

Salary-Related Only

Median Hourly Salary $8.00
Salary Range $7.25 - $8.00

Where Graduates are Employed

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

Places of Employment

Title Places of Employment
Stylist (2) Fantastic Sams Plover
Stylist Merle Norman Marshfield
Hair Stylist Smart Style Wisconsin Rapids
Hair Stylist Studio 2827 Stevens Point

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Criminal Justice Law Enforcement Offered in Wisconsin Rapids
Number of Graduates 21
Number of Graduates Responding 14

Employment

Employed in Related Occupation 8
Employed in Non-Related Occupation 3
Not in Labor Market (student, homemaker, etc.) 1
Seeking Employment 2

Salary-Related Only

Median Hourly Salary $12.85
Salary Range $10.00 - $25.00

Where Graduates are Employed

In MSTC District 9
Out of MSTC District 2
Out of State 0

Places of Employment

Title Places of Employment
Security Officer AIG - Travel Guard Stevens Point
Technician H&S Protection Stevens Point
Security Supervisor Per Mar Stevens Point
Security Officer Sentry Insurance Stevens Point
Police Officer Stevens Point Police Department Stevens Point
Police Officer Tomah Police Dept. Tomah
Deputy Reserve Wisconsin Rapids Police Department Wisconsin Rapids
Reserve Deputy Wood County Sheriff's Dept. Wisconsin Rapids

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Criminal Justice - Corrections Offered in Wisconsin Rapids
Number of Graduates 12
Number of Graduates Responding 9

Employment

Employed in Related Occupation 7
Employed in Non-Related Occupation 2
Not in Labor Market (student, homemaker, etc.) 0
Seeking Employment 0

Salary-Related Only

Median Hourly Salary $15.08
Salary Range $11.00 - $20.21

Where Graduates are Employed

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

Places of Employment

Title Places of Employment
Correctional Tech, Day Report Tech. Attic Correctional Stevens Point
Day Report Tech Attic Correctional Stevens Point
Security Officer Ho Chunk Nation Black River Falls
Security Officer Ho-Chunk Gaming Wittenberg
Counselor Lutheran Social Services Wittenburg
Correctional Officer Red Granite Correctional Institution Red Granite
Corrections Officer Wood County Sheriff's Dept. Wisconsin Rapids

<<Program List>>

Diesel and Heavy Equipment Technician Offered in Wisconsin Rapids
Number of Graduates 4
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
Diesel Technician HO Wolding Inc Amherst
Diesel Technician Regel Beloit Wausau

<<Program List>>

Early Childhood Education Offered in Wisconsin Rapids
Number of Graduates 13
Number of Graduates Responding 11

Employment

Employed in Related Occupation 5
Employed in Non-Related Occupation 3
Not in Labor Market (student, homemaker, etc.) 2
Seeking Employment 1

Salary-Related Only

Median Hourly Salary $9.69
Salary Range $9.25 - $15.10

Where Graduates are Employed

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

Places of Employment

Title Places of Employment
Lead Teacher Building Blocks Learning Center Wisconsin Rapids
Owner/Provider Karens Day Care Wisconsin Rapids
Lead Teacher Saint Joseph ECC Stevens Point
Lead Teacher/Student Services Specialist UWSP Stevens Point
Teacher Assistant Wood County Head Start Inc. Wisconsin Rapids

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

Employment

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

Salary-Related Only

Median Hourly Salary $31.20
Salary Range $30.31 - $32.09

Where Graduates are Employed

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

Places of Employment

Title Places of Employment
Associate System Control Operator American Transmission Company Cottage Grove
Plant Operator Trainee Dairyland Power Cooperative Alma
Lab Technician Regel Beloit Wausau

<<Program List>>

Emergency Medical Technician Offered in Wisconsin Rapids, Stevens Point, Marshfield
Number of Graduates 54
Number of Graduates Responding 30

Employment

Employed in Related Occupation 9
Employed in Non-Related Occupation 10
Not in Labor Market (student, homemaker, etc.) 9
Seeking Employment 2

Salary-Related Only

Median Hourly Salary $11.30
Salary Range $3.85 - $26.50

Where Graduates are Employed

In MSTC District 10
Out of MSTC District 5
Out of State 0

Places of Employment

Title Places of Employment
CNA Bethany Riverside La Crosse
EMT/First Aid Chula Vista Wisconsin Dells
Live In Residential Manager Roses Eldercare Marshfield
Not Reported Rosholt Fire & EMS Rosholt
RN Saint Joseph's Hospital Marshfield
EMT United Emergency Medical Response Wisconsin Rapids
Not Provided Unknown (Not Reported)
Not Reported Unknown (Not Reported)
SCT/HBOT Unknown (Not Reported)

<<Program List>>

EMT Paramedic Offered in Wisconsin Rapids
Number of Graduates 21
Number of Graduates Responding 17

Employment

Employed in Related Occupation 14
Employed in Non-Related Occupation 0
Not in Labor Market (student, homemaker, etc.) 3
Seeking Employment 0

Salary-Related Only

Median Hourly Salary $14.23
Salary Range $7.70 - $22.00

Where Graduates are Employed

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

Places of Employment

Title Places of Employment
On Call Paramedic City of Tomah Tomah
Paramedic/Supervisor City of Tomah Tomah
Paramedic Gold Cross Ambulance Service Menasha
EMT IV Tech Mauston Area Ambulance Mauston
Squad Captain EMT Mauston Area Ambulance Mauston
Paramedic Meda-Care Ambulance Milwaukee
Paramedic Ministry Health Care - Plover Plover
EMT - Basic Ryan Brothers EMS (Not Reported)
Paramedic Sparta Area Ambulance Sparta
EMT-Basic Tomah Area Ambulance Service Tomah
Paramedic (2) Tomah Area Ambulance Service Tomah
EMT United Emergency Medical Response Wisconsin Rapids
Not Reported USAF Not Reported

<<Program List>>

Energy Efficiency Technician Offered in Wisconsin Rapids
Number of Graduates 3
Number of Graduates Responding 0

Farm Operations Offered in Marshfield
Number of Graduates 6
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 $11.75
Salary Range $11.00 - $12.50

Where Graduates are Employed

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

Places of Employment

Title Places of Employment
Farm Hand/Nutritional Manager DQ Farms Arpin
Not Reported Self Employed (Not Reported)
Tractor Operator/Farm Hand Self Employed (Not Reported)

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Gerontology Offered in Stevens Point
Number of Graduates 5
Number of Graduates Responding 4

Employment

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

Salary-Related Only

Median Hourly Salary $13.50
Salary Range $10.30 - $16.00

Where Graduates are Employed

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

Places of Employment

Title Places of Employment
Activity Director Atrium Health and Senior Living Stevens Point
Admissions Director Atrium Health and Senior Living Stevens Point
Personal Care Worker Innovative Services Stevens Point

<<Program List>>

Health Informatics and Information Management Offered in Marshfield
Number of Graduates 9
Number of Graduates Responding 7

Employment

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

Salary-Related Only

Median Hourly Salary $15.25
Salary Range $10.00 - $49.62

Where Graduates are Employed

In MSTC District 6
Out of MSTC District 1
Out of State 0

Places of Employment

Title Places of Employment
Coding Trainee Iod, Inc. Wisconsin Rapids
Coding/Auditing Specialist Marshfield Clinic Marshfield
Health Services Coordinator Marshfield Clinic Marshfield
Reimbursement Auditor Marshfield Clinic Marshfield
Workers Compensation Coordinator Marshfield Clinic Marshfield
Instructor Milwaukee Area Technical College Milwaukee
HIM Team Leader Riverview Hospital Wisconsin Rapids

<<Program List>>

Individualized Tech Studies Offered in
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 0
Out of MSTC District 1
Out of State 0

Places of Employment

Title Places of Employment
Agricultural Scientist Ocean Spray Cranberries Babcock

<<Program List>>

Industrial Mechanical Tech Offered in Wisconsin Rapids
Number of Graduates 9
Number of Graduates Responding 9

Employment

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

Salary-Related Only

Median Hourly Salary $23.06
Salary Range $22.65 - $23.48

Where Graduates are Employed

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

Places of Employment

Title Places of Employment
Millwright Apprentice Domtar Port Edwards
Millwright Apprentice (2) Domtar - Nekoosa Nekoosa
Not Reported Donaldson Co Stevens Point
Facilities Technician Mid-State Technical College Wisconsin Rapids
Not Reported Verso Wisconsin Rapids

<<Program List>>

Instrumentation & Controls Engineering Technology Offered in Wisconsin Rapids
Number of Graduates 14
Number of Graduates Responding 10

Employment

Employed in Related Occupation 10
Employed in Non-Related Occupation 0
Not in Labor Market (student, homemaker, etc.) 0
Seeking Employment 0

Salary-Related Only

Median Hourly Salary $22.00
Salary Range $17.96 - $36.00

Where Graduates are Employed

In MSTC District 3
Out of MSTC District 2
Out of State 1

Places of Employment

Title Places of Employment
Shop Technician American Governor Company Not Reported
I & C Contractor BHI Energy Not Reported
E/I Apprentice Domtar - Nekoosa Nekoosa
Process Control Engineer ESE Marshfield
Instrumentation Technician Fabco Industrial Services Neenah
Instrumentation Technician Hurst Technical Services Fort Wayne (IN)
Maintenance Mechanic McCain Foods USA Plover
Maintenance Technician Mullins Cheese Mosinee
Field Service Engineer Unknown (Not Reported)
E/I Apprentice Verso

<<Program List>>

Ironworker Apprentice Apprenticeship Offered in Wisconsin Rapids
Number of Graduates 2
Number of Graduates Responding 0

IT Network Specialist Offered in Wisconsin Rapids, Stevens Point
Number of Graduates 23
Number of Graduates Responding 11

Employment

Employed in Related Occupation 6
Employed in Non-Related Occupation 1
Not in Labor Market (student, homemaker, etc.) 1
Seeking Employment 3

Salary-Related Only

Median Hourly Salary $17.00
Salary Range $13.00 - $22.12

Where Graduates are Employed

In MSTC District 2
Out of MSTC District 4
Out of State 0

Places of Employment

Title Places of Employment
IS/IT Technician Gusmer Enterprises, Inc Waupaca
IT Technician Ho-Chunk Gaming Wittenberg
Help Desk Oshkosh Corporation Oshkosh
Technical Support Representative Renaissance Learning Inc Wisconsin Rapids
Help Desk Analyst TEK Systems Appleton
Service Desk Technician Verso Wisconsin Rapids

<<Program List>>

IT Software Developer Offered in Wisconsin Rapids, Stevens Point, Marshfield
Number of Graduates 18
Number of Graduates Responding 12

Employment

Employed in Related Occupation 6
Employed in Non-Related Occupation 3
Not in Labor Market (student, homemaker, etc.) 0
Seeking Employment 3

Salary-Related Only

Median Hourly Salary $21.65
Salary Range $14.43 - $24.93

Where Graduates are Employed

In MSTC District 6
Out of MSTC District 3
Out of State 0

Places of Employment

Title Places of Employment
Software Developer Eastbay Wausau
Web Developer Mid West Communications Wausau
Software Engineer (4) Skyward, Inc. Stevens Point

<<Program List>>

Laboratory Science Technician Offered in Marshfield
Number of Graduates 2
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
Lab Technician Grassland Dairy Products Greenwood
QA/QC Lab Tech Nasonville Dairy, Inc. Marshfield

<<Program List>>

Machine Tool Technician 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 $17.00
Salary Range $14.50 - $20.00

Where Graduates are Employed

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

Places of Employment

Title Places of Employment
CNC Machinist Innovative Machining Services Marshfield
Tool & Die Maker Mayville Engineering Company Neillsville
CNC Machinist SKS Machine Inc Wisconsin Rapids
Machinist Spencer Machine Unknown

<<Program List>>

Maintenance Mechanic-Millwright Apprenticeship Offered in Wisconsin Rapids
Number of Graduates 8
Number of Graduates Responding 0

Marketing Offered in Wisconsin Rapids
Number of Graduates 17
Number of Graduates Responding 10

Employment

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

Salary-Related Only

Median Hourly Salary $14.51
Salary Range $10.00 - $18.00

Where Graduates are Employed

In MSTC District 5
Out of MSTC District 1
Out of State 1

Places of Employment

Title Places of Employment
Marketing Administrator/Assistant Alliance Collection Agencies Marshfield
Benefit Advisor Delta Dental of Wisconsin Stevens Point
Acct. Executive - Social Media/Digital Markets Fountain Forward (Not Reported) (TX)
Customer Service Herrschners Stevens Point
Data and Graphics Coordinator JHL Digital Direct Stevens Point
Marketing Coordinator Prevention Genetics Marshfield
Customer Service Representative Timberwood Bank Tomah
Advertising Specialist Unknown (Not Reported)
Network Administrator Unknown (Not Reported)

<<Program List>>

Medical Assistant Offered in Stevens Point, Marshfield
Number of Graduates 45
Number of Graduates Responding 38

Employment

Employed in Related Occupation 20
Employed in Non-Related Occupation 9
Not in Labor Market (student, homemaker, etc.) 3
Seeking Employment 6

Salary-Related Only

Median Hourly Salary $13.62
Salary Range $10.39 - $15.12

Where Graduates are Employed

In MSTC District 23
Out of MSTC District 3
Out of State 0

Places of Employment

Title Places of Employment
Certified Medical Assistant Aspirus Doctors Clinic Wisconsin Rapids
Certified Medical Assistant Aspirus Wausau Hospital Wausau
Medication Technician Crystal Fountain LLC Wisconsin Rapids
Certified Medical Assistant (5) Marshfield Clinic Marshfield
Dermatology Tech Marshfield Clinic Marshfield
Medical Assistant Marshfield Clinic Marshfield
Pre-Op Assistant Marshfield Clinic Marshfield
Registered Medical Assistant Marshfield Clinic Marshfield
Certified Medical Assistant Memorial Medical Center Neillsville
Medical Assistant Memorial Medical Center Neillsville
Medical Assistant (3) Ministry Medical Group Stevens Point
Medical Assistant Ministry Medical Group - Rice Clinic Stevens Point
Medical Assistant MMG - Hoover Stevens Point
Not Reported Unknown (Not Reported)

<<Program List>>

Medical Coder Offered in Wisconsin Rapids
Number of Graduates 2
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
Workers Compensation Coordinator Marshfield Clinic Marshfield

<<Program List>>

Metering Technician Apprenticeship Offered in Wisconsin Rapids
Number of Graduates 7
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
Electric Meter Tech Madison Gas and Electric Madison
Meter Technician Marshfield Utilities Marshfield

<<Program List>>

Nursing Offered in Wisconsin Rapids
Number of Graduates 59
Number of Graduates Responding 45

Employment

Employed in Related Occupation 42
Employed in Non-Related Occupation 2
Not in Labor Market (student, homemaker, etc.) 0
Seeking Employment 1

Salary-Related Only

Median Hourly Salary $23.75
Salary Range $16.40 - $32.69

Where Graduates are Employed

In MSTC District 30
Out of MSTC District 10
Out of State 0

Places of Employment

Title Places of Employment
RN Aspirus Riverview Hospital Wisconsin Rapids
RN Aspirus Wausau Hospital Wausau
GN Bethel Nursing & Rehab Center Arpin
RN Black River Memorial Hospital Black River Falls
RN Crossroads Care Center At Crystal River Waupaca
RN Divine Savior Healthcare Portage
RN Memorial Medical Center Neillsville
RN Ministry Health Care - Plover Plover
RN (2) Ministry Health Care - Saint Josephs Marshfield
RN (2) Ministry Home Health - WR Wisconsin Rapids
RN (2) Norwood Health Care Center Marshfield
RN Riverview Hospital Wisconsin Rapids
Caregiver/RN Robert Millican MD Plover
Staff RN Saint Elizabeth Hospital Appleton
Not Reported Saint Joseph's Hospital Marshfield
Nurse Saint Joseph's Hospital Marshfield
RN (11) Saint Joseph's Hospital Marshfield
RN (2) Saint Michael's Hospital - Stevens Point Stevens Point
RN Self Employed (Not Reported)
Licensed Practical Nurse Strawberry Lane Medical & Rehab Center Wisconsin Rapids
RN (2) ThedaCare Appleton
Not Reported Unknown (Not Reported)
RN (2) Unknown (Not Reported)
RN Villa Pines Living Center - Adams Friendship
RN Wild Rose Community Memorial Hospital Wild Rose
LPN Wisconsin Veterans Home King

<<Program List>>

Nursing Assistant Offered in Wisconsin Rapids, Stevens Point, Marshfield
Number of Graduates 296
Number of Graduates Responding 159

Employment

Employed in Related Occupation 46
Employed in Non-Related Occupation 36
Not in Labor Market (student, homemaker, etc.) 73
Seeking Employment 4

Salary-Related Only

Median Hourly Salary $10.25
Salary Range $8.74 - $14.49

Where Graduates are Employed

In MSTC District 53
Out of MSTC District 20
Out of State 0

Places of Employment

Title Places of Employment
CNA Arborview Court Wisconsin Rapids
CNA Aster Retirement Community Marshfield
CNA Atrium Health and Senior Living Stevens Point
CNA Atrium Post Acute Care of Wisconsin Rapids Wisconsin Rapids
CNA Bethel Nursing & Rehab Center Arpin
Resident Assistant Brookdale Senior Living LaCrosse
Resident Assistant/CNA Brookdale Senior Living LaCrosse
Resident Assistant Browns Living Marshfield
Patient Service Representative CHN/Thedacare Berlin
CNA Clark County Rehab Owen
CNA/Med Tech Emeritus At Oakridge Stevens Point
Not Reported Engineered Specialties Arpin
CNA Fond du Lac Lutheran Home, Inc Fond du Lac
CNA (2) Harmony Assisted Living Stevens Point
CNA Harmony Living Center, LLC Wisconsin Rapids
Nursing Assistant Iris Financial Services Marshfield
Resident Assistant Kourtland House Greenwood
CNA Lullington Barron
CNA Meriter Hospital Madison
Certified Nursing Assistant/OB Tech Ministry Home Care Marshfield
CNA Neillsville Care and Rehab Neillsville
CNA/RA Neillsville Retirement Community Neillsville
CNA North Haven Assisted Living Stevens Point
CNA Northcrest Stevens Point
CNA Oakridge Senior Living Stevens Point
CNA Pine Crest Nursing Home Merrill
Caregiver Pine Ridge Assisted Living Wisconsin Rapids
Caregiver/CNA Pine Ridge Assisted Living Wisconsin Rapids
CNA Pine Ridge Assisted Living Wisconsin Rapids
CNA Portage County Health and Human Services Stevens Point
CNA Retirement Community of Nekoosa Nekoosa
CNA Riverview Hospital Wisconsin Rapids
CNA Saint Agnes Home Kirkwood (MO)
Central Service Technician Saint Joseph's Hospital Marshfield
CNA Saint Joseph's Hospital Marshfield
CNA Stoney River Assisted Living Marshfield
CNA Tanglewood Assisted Living Plover
CNA Unknown (Not Reported)
Homehealth Caregiver Unknown (Not Reported)
Not Provided Unknown (Not Reported)
Not Reported Unknown (Not Reported)
CNA/HUC/ER Tech Wild Rose Community Memorial Hospital Wild Rose
Not Reported Wild Rose Community Memorial Hospital Wild Rose
Patient Assistance, CNA Willow Haven Mosinee
Nursing Assistant Wisconsin King Veterans Home King

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Office Support Specialist Offered in Wisconsin Rapids, Stevens Point, Marshfield
Number of Graduates 8
Number of Graduates Responding 4

Employment

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

Places of Employment

Title Places of Employment
Loan Clerk Nekoosa Port Edwards State Bank Nekoosa

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Paramedic Technician Offered in Wisconsin Rapids
Number of Graduates 12
Number of Graduates Responding 8

Employment

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

Salary-Related Only

Median Hourly Salary $15.56
Salary Range $11.00 - $26.00

Where Graduates are Employed

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

Places of Employment

Title Places of Employment
Emergency Department Technician Mayo Clinic Health Systems Eau Claire
RN Moundview Memorial Hospital & Clinics Friendship
Paramedic Nekoosa Ambulance Service Nekoosa
EMT - Paramedic Ryan Brothers EMS (Not Reported)
Paramedic Saint Michael's Hospital - Stevens Point Stevens Point
EMT-P Tomah Area Ambulance Service Tomah
Paramedic Unknown (Not Reported)

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Phlebotomy Technician Offered in Stevens Point, Marshfield
Number of Graduates 29
Number of Graduates Responding 21

Employment

Employed in Related Occupation 8
Employed in Non-Related Occupation 5
Not in Labor Market (student, homemaker, etc.) 4
Seeking Employment 4

Salary-Related Only

Median Hourly Salary $12.83
Salary Range $11.65 - $14.45

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 Aspirus Wausau Hospital Wausau
CNA Atrium Post Acute Care of Wisconsin Rapids Wisconsin Rapids
Phlebotomist Blood Center of Wisconsin Stevens Point
Phlebotomist DTC - Weston - St. Claire Weston
Phlebotomist Marshfield Clinic Marshfield
CNA Pine Crest Nursing Home Merrill
Phlebotomy Technician Saint Michael's Hospital - Stevens Point Stevens Point
Clinical Lab Technician ThedaCare - Waupaca Waupaca

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Practical Nursing Offered in Wisconsin Rapids
Number of Graduates 5
Number of Graduates Responding 3

Employment

Employed in Related Occupation 1
Employed in Non-Related Occupation 0
Not in Labor Market (student, homemaker, etc.) 2
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
LPN Aspirus Plaza Drive Lab Wausau

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Renewable Energy Specialist Offered in Wisconsin Rapids
Number of Graduates 8
Number of Graduates Responding 5

Employment

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

Places of Employment

Title Places of Employment
Electrical Pro Lowes Stevens Point
Design Consultant Northwind Renewable Energy LLC Stevens Point

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Respiratory Therapist Offered in Marshfield
Number of Graduates 16
Number of Graduates Responding 14

Employment

Employed in Related Occupation 14
Employed in Non-Related Occupation 0
Not in Labor Market (student, homemaker, etc.) 0
Seeking Employment 0

Salary-Related Only

Median Hourly Salary $21.08
Salary Range $12.50 - $25.35

Where Graduates are Employed

In MSTC District 2
Out of MSTC District 9
Out of State 2

Places of Employment

Title Places of Employment
Respiratory Therapist Aspirus (Not Reported)
Respiratory Therapist (2) Aspirus Wausau Hospital Wausau
Respiratory Therapist Assistant Aspirus Wausau Hospital Wausau
Respiratory Therapist HealthEast - Saint John Hospital Campus Maplewood (MN)
Respiratory Therapist Mayo Clinic Rochester
Respiratory Therapist Mayo Clinic Health Systems Eau Claire
Respiratory Care Practionier Sacred Heart Hospital Eau Claire
Respiratory Therapist Sacred Heart Hospital Eau Claire
CRT/RRT Saint Joseph's Hospital Marshfield
Respiratory Therapist Saint Joseph's Hospital Marshfield
Respiratory Therapist Saint Mary's Hospital Rhinelander
Respiratory Therapist Saint Vincent Hospital Green Bay Green Bay
RRT Wissota Health Chippewa Falls

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Server Automation & Mobile Technology Synchronization Offered in
Number of Graduates 8
Number of Graduates Responding 7

Employment

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

Salary-Related Only

Median Hourly Salary $13.25
Salary Range $13.00 - $17.00

Where Graduates are Employed

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

Places of Employment

Title Places of Employment
IS/IT Technician Gusmer Enterprises, Inc Waupaca
Technical Support Representative Renaissance Learning Inc Wisconsin Rapids
Help Desk Analyst TEK Systems Appleton
IT Consultant TEK Systems Appleton
Service Desk Technician Verso Wisconsin Rapids

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Solar Electric Technician Offered in Wisconsin Rapids
Number of Graduates 12
Number of Graduates Responding 8

Employment

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

Salary-Related Only

Median Hourly Salary $14.50
Salary Range $11.50 - $17.55

Where Graduates are Employed

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

Places of Employment

Title Places of Employment
Electro-Mechanical Technician Cumberland Healthcare Cumberland
Electro-Mechanical Technician Cummins Filtration Neillsville
Electrical Pro Lowes Stevens Point
Electrician Helper McMillan Electric (Not Reported)
PV Installer Northwind Renewable Energy LLC Stevens Point

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Steamfitting Apprenticeship Offered in Wisconsin Rapids
Number of Graduates 10
Number of Graduates Responding 0

Supervisory Management Offered in Wisconsin Rapids, Stevens Point, Marshfield
Number of Graduates 4
Number of Graduates Responding 3

Employment

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

Salary-Related Only

Median Hourly Salary $21.31
Salary Range $18.55 - $24.06

Where Graduates are Employed

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

Places of Employment

Title Places of Employment
Supervisor - 2nd Shift Donaldson Co Stevens Point
HR Generalist Ocean Spray Cranberries Wisconsin Rapids
Not Reported Unknown (Not Reported)

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Surgical Technologist Offered in Marshfield
Number of Graduates 13
Number of Graduates Responding 9

Employment

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

Salary-Related Only

Median Hourly Salary $18.26
Salary Range $14.12 - $22.34

Where Graduates are Employed

In MSTC District 1
Out of MSTC District 5
Out of State 1

Places of Employment

Title Places of Employment
Cardiovascular Surgical Technologist Aspirus Wausau Hospital Wausau
Surgical Technologist Aspirus Wausau Hospital Wausau
Surgical Technologist Hess Memorial Hospital, Inc Mauston
GI Tech Marshfield Clinic - Wausau Center Wausau
Surgical Technologist - GGU Ministry Health Care - Saint Josephs Marshfield
Surgical Technologist Unknown (Not Reported)
Neuro Tech UW Health Madison
Operating Room Technician Vail Valley Surgery Center Vail (CO)

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Sustainable Heating and Cooling Technician Offered in Wisconsin Rapids
Number of Graduates 2
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
Not Reported Marshfield Furniture Marshfield
Design Consultant Northwind Renewable Energy LLC Stevens Point

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Tech Plumbing Apprenticeship Offered in Wisconsin Rapids
Number of Graduates 2
Number of Graduates Responding 0

Urban Forestry Technician Offered in Wisconsin Rapids
Number of Graduates 8
Number of Graduates Responding 7

Employment

Employed in Related Occupation 4
Employed in Non-Related Occupation 1
Not in Labor Market (student, homemaker, etc.) 2
Seeking Employment 0

Salary-Related Only

Median Hourly Salary $17.00
Salary Range $13.00 - $17.00

Where Graduates are Employed

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

Places of Employment

Title Places of Employment
Arborist Ranger Services Appleton
Arborist Selner Tree and Shrub Care (Not Reported)
Climber Swingle Lawn, Tree, and Landscape Care Denver (CO)
Not Reported Unknown (Not Reported)

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Welding Offered in Wisconsin Rapids
Number of Graduates 18
Number of Graduates Responding 13

Employment

Employed in Related Occupation 7
Employed in Non-Related Occupation 2
Not in Labor Market (student, homemaker, etc.) 1
Seeking Employment 3

Salary-Related Only

Median Hourly Salary $14.75
Salary Range $13.55 - $26.00

Where Graduates are Employed

In MSTC District 2
Out of MSTC District 4
Out of State 1

Places of Employment

Title Places of Employment
Welder/Fabricator A & B Process Systems Stratford
Millwright/Laborer AGRA Construction Merrill
Welder Cummins Filtration Neillsville
Welder Erskine Attachment (Not Reported) (MI)
Lab Assistant Mid-State Technical College Wisconsin Rapids
Boiler Maker Apprentice Unknown (Not Reported)
Laborer/Welder Walker Stainless New Lisbon

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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 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 $25.36
Salary Range $20.00 - $35.09

Where Graduates are Employed

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

Places of Employment

Title Places of Employment
Electrician Dakota Electric Service Marshfield
Electric Meter Tech Madison Gas and Electric Madison
Meter Technician Marshfield Utilities Marshfield
Master Electrician Omer Nelson Electric Ashland

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Report Summary
Total Graduates 984    
Total Graduates Responding 605 61%  
Not in Labor Market 116 19%  
Total Available for Employment 489 81%  
Total Respondents Employed 444 91%  
Employed in Related Occupation 340 77%  
Employed in Non-Related Occupation 104 23%  
       
Respondents Seeking Employment at Survey Time 45 7%  

Graduates Were Asked the Primary Reason They Attended MSTC

Preparation for Getting a Job   43%  
Career Change   23%  
Improvement of Existing Job Skills   9%  
Preparation for Further Education   15%  
Personal Interest   7%  
Other   3%  

Median Monthly Salary by Program Level

Associate Degree $2,771  
Short-Term $1,247  
1-Year Diploma $2,200  
2-Year Diploma $2,599  
Apprenticeship $4,391  


Graduates Very Satisfied,
or Satisfied with Training
529 97%  
(Based on 544 replies)  

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