salary And Labor Market

Labor Market Information

Estimated Regional Employment 2014 Entry Level  Annual  Wage      2014 Median Annual Wage 2014 Projected Growth Rate    2010-20 Projected Regional Job Opening 2010-20
Web Developers  70 $39,000 $56,160 N/A N/A
Computer Support Specialists 720 $22,818 $41,600 +19.6% +260
Computer Network Specialists N/A $37,294 $59,550 +14.9% +80
​Information Security Analysists ​50 $39,603 ​$78,354 ​N/A ​​N/A
 Source: DEED Labor Market Information Office,
Ridgewater College Placement Statistics 
Number of Total Graduates /
Related Placement Rate

​20142013 2012
Web Programming / Web Design Technology 1/100%​7/100% 5/50%
Source: Ridgewater College Career Services  
Ridgewater College Related Job Postings
Number of Job Postings

2013 2012 2011
Information Systems 24 17 17
Computer Programming 18 12 11
Website Development 7 3 1
Communications - Multimedia 7 4 3
Film / Video / Multimedia Production 4 3 1
Technical Services 4 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
Action Companies Marketing & Website Developer Maple Grove, Minnesota
Advance Services Inc. Graphic Designer / Web Artist Willmar, Minnesota
Affiliated Community Medical Center Digital Media Specialist Willmar, Minnesota
Crow River Habitat for Humanity Web Designer - Volunteer Hutchinson, Minnesota
Custom Chocolate LLC Electronic Marketing Specialist Waconia, Minnesota
Custom Studio Sleepers Web Designer Brooten, Minnesota
Dura Supreme Cabinetry Marketing Assistant Howard Lake, Minnesota
E*Tap Marketing Website Designer Willmar, Minnesota
GradStaff Graphic Designer Assistant St. Paul, Minnesota
Guthrie Theater Multimedia Communication Internship Minneapolis, Minnesota
Herald Journal Publishing Web Developer Winsted, Minnesota
Jackpot Junction Casino Hotel Multimedia Specialist Redwood Falls, Minnesota
Marketing Concepts / Ability Commerce Software Support Analyst; QA Analyst Spicer, Minnesota
Marketing Concepts / Ability Commerce Email Marketing Project Manager Spicer, Minnesota
Masterson Staffing Solutions Multimedia Design Willmar, Minnesota
Studio 78 Web Developer Alexandria, Minnesota
Torgerson Properties Web Design Trailer Willmar, Minnesota
United Farmers Cooperative IT Support Specialist Winthrop, Minnesota
Upper MN Valley Regional Dev. Comm. Communications Assistant Appleton, Minnesota
 Source: Ridgewater College Career Services   

Ridgewater College is an equal opportunity employer and educator.