American Public University System Alumni Average Salary

Nestled away in Charles Town, W.Va., American Public University System, a school, has a student population of roughly 44,000. This summary is derived from information given by American Public University System grads who completed the PayScale salary survey.

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College Salary Report

618th

Early Career Salary 

$50,900

Mid-Career Salary 

$78,400

% High Meaning 

69 %

Compare to Other Graduate Schools

American Public University System Alumni

Median Salary by Years Experience

Job
National Salary Data 
$0$30K$60K$90K
Intelligence Analyst
40 salaries
$73,260  
   
Security Manager
14 salaries
$78,632  
Operations Manager
10 salaries
$69,516  
Logistics Manager
9 salaries
$70,000  
Project Manager, Information Technology (IT)
8 salaries
$90,000  
Information Security Manager
7 salaries
$75,782  
Human Resources (HR) Manager
7 salaries
$65,000  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 26 May 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 707
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About This School

111 W Congress St
Charles Town, WV 25414

www.apus.edu

43,964

Private School, For Profit

42 %

1 %

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Industry

Former American Public University System students are professionally suited for a wide range of fields including the insurance and financial services industry, clinical care, and the military or armed forces industry. The most popular professional field seems to be the consulting industry. Those with an education from American Public University System earn an average of approximately $48K.

Gender

Male graduates of American Public University System out-earn their female counterparts significantly, earning an average of $60K versus around $47K for women.

Degree Major

A graduate with a Bachelor of Science in Bachelor of Science (BS / BSc) from American Public University System can rake in a whopping average $67K per year, more than any other degree from this school. An Associate's Degree commands less pay, and these degree-holders face median pay of about $33K.

Skills

Security Policies and Procedures commands a pay premium of 93 percent for American Public University System grads. Microsoft Excel is a popular skill among American Public University System alumni, with roughly one in six workers reporting using it on the job. Other top skills include Microsoft Office, Project Management, and Customer Service.

Benefits and Perks

When it comes to benefits, there is room for improvement — only one in three grads are paid for vacation and just one in four survey participants for sick time. A fair number of survey participants save up for retirement through a 401(k) plan. Benefits are rather generous for graduates of this school; a strong majority of survey participants are rewarded with health insurance and a fair number of alums report dental coverage, too. American Public University System graduates also take advantage of life insurance, tuition reimbursement, a casual working environment, and flexible hours.

Related Schools

Though American Public University System grads make less money on average than grads at related schools, they bring in salaries closest to Stratford University alumni (who earn $90K on average). The University of Phoenix-Metro Detroit Campus, American InterContinental University-Online, and the University of Phoenix-Atlanta Campus are also similar to American Public University System.

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Key Stats for American Public University System

Gender

Female
59 %
Male
41 %
Salary
$29,224 - $68,552
Salary
$35,752 - $90,793
Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
23%
5-9 years
25%
10-19 years
39%
20 years or more
9%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 2 votes.

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