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Salary and Labor Market

 

Labor Market Information

Estimated Regional Employment 2013 Entry Level  Annual  Wage      2013 Median Annual Wage 2013 Projected Growth Rate    2010-20 Projected Regional Job Opening 2010-20
Bookkeeping, Accounting & Auditing Clerks 3,150 $22,173 $35,027 +16.3% +1,010
Tax Preparers 50 $23,608 $48,298 +12.9% +30
Accountants & Auditors 1,600 $40,872 $57,450 +19.7% +690
Billing & Posting Clerks​ 810 $23,670 $34,133 +21.0% +310
Payroll & Timekeeping Clerks 440 $28,392 $40,394 +24.9% +150
Procurement Clerks 150 $27,352 $36,026 +80
Budget Analysts 20 $40,456 $48,922 +15.4% +20
Credit Analysts 200 $36,046 $47,278 +25.4% +30
Tax Examiners & Collectors 70 $45,531 $62,899 +4.3% +10
Financial Analysts 120​ ​​$49,317 $69,160 +17.5% +20
Loan Officers 480 $40,602 $69,243 +19.3% +260
Tellers 820 $19,677 $25,459 +8.6% +600
Bill & Account Collectors 560 $19,032 $29,619 +25.7% +370
Credit Authorizers, Checkers & Clerks 60 $20,238 $28,995 +9.7% +10
 Source: DEED Labor Market Information Office, www.mn.gov/deed/data/
 
Ridgewater College Placement Statistics 
Number of Total Graduates /
Related Placement Rate

2012 2011 2010
Accounting Careers  22 / 82% 28 / 53% 17 / 50%
 
Source: Ridgewater College Career Services  
  
Ridgewater College Related Job Postings
Number of Job Postings

2013 2012 2011
Business 107 71 34
Accounting 38 35 13
Finance/Financial Management Services 8 ​0 ​0
Source: Ridgewater College Career Services 
           
Past Job Postings on Ridgewater's Career Services Jobs Website for Ridgewater Graduates
      Business Name                         Position(s)                           Location
Hutchinson Area Health Care Accounting Clerk Hutchinson MN
Steffes Auctioneers Clerk – Office Accounting Litchfield MN
CMI Equipment & Engineering Accounting Clerk Glencoe MN
Rice Memorial Hospital Financial Counselor Willmar MN
GradStaff Corporate Finance Analyst, Accounts Payable Minneapolis MN
Klein Bank Mortgage Banking Officer Montevideo MN
MnSCU Business Analyst / MIS Intern Minneapolis MN
QC Supply Inventory Assistant Willmar MN
Northland Group Collection Agents Willmar MN
Home State Bank Part Time Teller Willmar MN
Jennie-O Turkey Store Accounting Clerk, Senior Payroll Clerk Willmar MN
Upper MN Valley Regional Dev. Comm. Loan Officer Appleton MN
Christensen Farms Supply Chain Administrator Sleepy Eye MN
Border States Management Office Assistant Willmar MN
The Home Depot Back Office Associate Willmar MN
Forstrom Bancorporation Bank Teller, Internal Auditor Clara City MN
West Central Steel Staff Accountant Willmar MN
Wells Fargo Personal Banker Willmar MN
Whitcomb Brothers Grain Systems, Inc. Accounting Clerk / Admin. Assistant Atwater MN
Marketing Concepts/Ability Commerce Credit Department Technician Spicer MN
KEYC12/FOX Mankato Accounting Clerk Mankato MN
Hanson Communications Inc. Accountant Willmar MN
United FCS Accounting Assistant Willmar MN
Schwieters Chevrolet Office Manager Willmar MN
RELCO Accounts Payable Clerk Willmar MN​
 Source: Ridgewater College Career Services   
 




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