94% of 2012 SAIT grads surveyed secure employment

June 3, 2013

In a survey of more than 2,500 SAIT Polytechnic 2012 graduates, 94% said they were able to secure employment after completing their program. Of the respondents in the labour force, 84% reported being employed in training-related positions. The survey shows graduates are working close to home -- 79% remained in Calgary and a total of 95% stayed in Alberta. The results also indicate that graduates are seeing a continual increase in salaries. The median annual wage is more than $49,000, up 19% since the 2008-09 survey results. SAIT News