Paterson, NJ (population: 145,162) has seventeen data management schools within a 100-mile radius of its city center. Central Career Institute LLC, the highest ranked school in this group with a data management program, has a total student population of 161. It is the 949th highest ranked school in the USA and the 23rd highest in the state of New Jersey (#1 is Rutgers University-New Brunswick).
Data Management students from Paterson schools who go on to become data management managers, database administrators, database engineers, database technicians, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 108,080 people working as database administrators alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $74,290. Also, Data entry keyers make on average $28,000 per year and there are about 243,550 of them employed in the US today. In fact, in the New York-White Plains-Wayne-NJ Metropolitan area alone, there are 10,520 employed data entry keyers earning an average salary of $30,010. Database administrators in this area earn $87,600/yr and there are 6,360 employed.
Paterson lies in Passaic county, which is one of the 11 counties in New Jersey. Overall, the New York-White Plains-Wayne-NJ Metropolitan area has 5,063,390 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 0.4% unemployment rate, $27.05/hr average worker wage, and a $56,250 average annual salary. Thus, about 1.257 out of every 1000 jobs in Paterson are held by database administrators, and 2.079/1000 are held by data entry keyers.
Of the 17 data management schools with a 100-mile radius of Paterson, only 8 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Pace University-New York comes out as the most expensive ($25,156/yr) for data management students, with Gloucester County College as the lowest, reported at only $5,271/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Paterson|
|West Paterson||NJ||-||1||20.7455||20||2.3 miles|
|West Orange||NJ||49,330||0||-||0||9.8 miles|
|North Bergen||NJ||59,771||0||-||0||10.7 miles|
|South Orange||NJ||-||1||63.933||113||12.3 miles|
|West New York||NJ||47,282||1||33.6373||6||13.5 miles|
|Jersey City||NJ||242,594||10||25.9195||190||14.8 miles|
|Long Island City||NY||-||4||18.9499||59||15.9 miles|
|Mount Vernon||NY||68,747||8||36.4632||259||17.3 miles|
|Jackson Heights||NY||-||1||28.2916||7||17.9 miles|
|New Rochelle||NY||74,592||3||35.7163||149||19.9 miles|