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Average Salary for Suny Upstate Employees

Compensation for Suny Upstate employees is around $55K annually on average. The most important factor affecting pay for Suny Upstate employees is how long you've been working, though your job title and where you live play a role as well. This overview is based on answers to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

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Suny Upstate typically pays:
below market
Similar employers pay:
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Employer: Suny Upstate
Average Salary Range by Job
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National Data (?
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[-]Registered Nurse (RN) (6)
$39,481 - $73,375  
[-]Registered Nurse (RN) (6)
Salary$36,347 - $75,772  
Total Pay$39,481 - $73,375  
[+]Assistant Professor, Postsecondary / Higher Education (3)
$50,170 - $117,130  
[+]Assistant Professor, Postsecondary / Higher Education (3)
Salary$49,526 - $109,672  
Total Pay$50,170 - $117,130  
[+]Nurse Case Manager (2)
$62,899 - $91,434  
[+]Nurse Case Manager (2)
Salary$61,474 - $93,914  
Total Pay$62,899 - $91,434  
[+]Office Manager (2)
$31,425 - $61,665  
[+]Office Manager (2)
Salary$31,148 - $59,169  
Total Pay$31,425 - $61,665  
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Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 Apr 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 60

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Years of Experience

Survey participants who have worked at Suny Upstate for between five and 10 years earn $47K per year on average. Those with one to four years of experience at the company can expect to make $46K annually on average. Overall, the greater share of Suny Upstate folks have 10-19 years of experience and earn an average $63K per year.


The highest average salaries go to Nurse Case Managers, who bring in close to about $79K annually, though Assistant Professors are not far behind at approximately $69K along with Registered Nurses (around $60K) and Cardiac Sonographers ($58K). With salaries averaging around $51K, Office Managers are among the lowest paid at Suny Upstate.

Certifications and Degrees

Being a Physician Assistant-Certified certainly has its perks — salaries approach about $104K per year and far exceed the paychecks of those without certification. Becoming an Advanced Cardiac Life Support Specialist can certainly pay off here; those folks make $97K on average. Regarding salaries and education, Suny Upstate pays those with a Bachelor's Degree the most — $76K.


The highest-paying skill to have in this role seems to be Case Management; employees claiming this as part of the toolbox earn a median of approximately $79K annually. It's pretty common to find people here who know Microsoft Office; slightly less than a fifth consider it a key competency. Many workers usually know Microsoft Excel, Scheduling, and Organizing as well.


The number of female employees who completed the survey outweighs the number of men; the female-to-male ratio is more than 3 to 1.

Benefits and Perks

Paid time off is scarce, with only about half of employees receiving paid vacation and roughly two-fifths of workers receiving sick leave. Those seeking to set aside retirement funds can rely on several savings options such as a 401(k) plan and a 403(b) plan. Most survey participants report having health insurance, and most workers report having dental coverage. A few more workplace perks are tuition reimbursement, life insurance, and defined contribution (dc) retirement plan.

Key Stats for Suny Upstate


84 %
16 %
$37,256 - $68,264
$30,521 - $92,000
Less than 1 year
1-4 years
5-9 years
10-19 years
20 years or more

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 9 votes.
$55,000 - $80,229
$49,623 - $60,695
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