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Average Salary for University of Maryland University College (UMUC) Employees

Operating out of College Park, Maryland, University of Maryland University College (UMUC) employs talent in positions ranging from Academic Advisor to Veterans Contact Representative. The median income for University of Maryland University College (UMUC) employees is $46K per year. What you do at the company primarily drives compensation; however, your experience level and your city are also reported as secondary influences on salary at University of Maryland University College (UMUC). The data for this snapshot was collected from individuals who took PayScale's salary survey.

How This Employer Pays

University of Maryland University College (UMUC) typically pays:
below market

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Employer: University of Maryland University College (UMUC)
Average Salary Range by Job
Job (Number Reporting)
National Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
[-]Academic Advisor (5)
$29,004 - $59,865  
[-]Academic Advisor (5)
Salary$31,775 - $56,517  
Total Pay$29,004 - $59,865  
[+]Veterans Contact Representative (2)
$24,084 - $46,622  
[+]Veterans Contact Representative (2)
Salary$25,328 - $45,261  
Total Pay$24,084 - $46,622  
[+]Associate Professor, Postsecondary / Higher Education (2)
$51,418 - $121,930  
[+]Associate Professor, Postsecondary / Higher Education (2)
Salary$53,090 - $117,420  
Total Pay$51,418 - $121,930  
[+]Senior Systems Engineer (2)
$83,356 - $149,030  
[+]Senior Systems Engineer (2)
Salary$83,515 - $141,730  
Total Pay$83,356 - $149,030  
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Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 9 Nov 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 39
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University of Maryland University College (UMUC) Details

1132 Regents Drive
College Park, Maryland 20740


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The highest average salaries go to Senior Systems Engineers, who bring in close to $112K, though Associate Professors are not far behind at approximately $88K along with Academic Advisors (around $41K) and Veterans Contact Representatives ($30K).

Years of Experience

A tenure of five to ten years results in average pay of $50K. For those with one to four years of experience, paychecks typically reach about $44K. When we consider tenure, a substantial portion of employees (38 percent) have been working for 10-19 years and make $50K annually.


When it comes to location, the highest average paycheck (about $85K per year) can be spotted in the company's headquarter city of College Park; Largo (approximately $53K), Washington, DC (around $52K), and Adelphi ($42K) are the next top-paying cities. Approaching the lower end of the pay scale (at $29K) is San Antonio. By state, the highest compensation levels appear in District of Columbia, where the average salary is $52K annually.

Certifications and Degrees

Those with a Master of Business Administration (MBA), Business Administration at University of Maryland University College (UMUC) come out on top, and their salaries approach $105K per year.


The highest-paying skill to have may be VMware ESX; employees who claim proficiency also report a higher average salary of $112K. A common skill in University of Maryland University College (UMUC)'s work force is Oral / Verbal Communication; slightly less than a third of survey participants report using it on the job. Counseling, Organizing, and Customer Relationship Management are also desirable skills.

Benefits and Perks

The company is somewhat lacking in the benefits department, and only one in four workers report compensation for sick days and vacation time. It's easy to build up retirement reserves here with programs such as a 401(k) plan and a 403(b) plan. A fair portion of workers can count on health insurance, and most workers have dental coverage as a benefit. Employees can also look forward to tuition reimbursement, life insurance, and flexible hours.

Key Stats

65 %
35 %
$29,135 - $55,915
$18,383 - $113,641
1-4 years
5-9 years
10-19 years
20 years or more
Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 16 votes.

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