Average Salary for Argosy University - Chicago, IL Alumni

Around zero people attend Argosy University, a institution based in Chicago, Ill. The information for this snapshot was generated by alumni responses to the PayScale salary survey.

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Argosy University - Chicago, IL Alumni

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Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 22 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 23

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About This School

225 N. Michigan Ave, Ste 1300
Chicago, IL 60601

Argosy University



Private School, For Profit

85 %

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The majority of alumni accept jobs in the education industry. Those with a degree from Argosy University-Chicago make an average of around $47K.


It's worth noting that female graduates earn a median salary of $48K whereas the men's median is $62K.


Argosy University-Chicago grads who become Accounting Managers are compensated well above average — these folks are top-earners among their graduating class, making a median salary of approximately $58K yearly.


Rather than relocating after graduation, many Argosy University-Chicago alumni (more than two-fifths of) end up finding permanent jobs in Chicago.

Degree Major

Among the highest-paid Argosy University-Chicago alumni are those with a Master of Business Administration (MBA), Business Administration — they earn close to $68K on average per year. The degree that warrants the lowest level of financial compensation is a Master of Arts (MA), Mental Health Counseling ($36K on average annually).


Strategic Planning commands a pay premium of 32 percent for Argosy University grads. Proficiency in Counseling is common among Argosy University-Chicago alumni, and when it comes to using it on the job, slightly less than one-fifth of former students report doing so. Other prime know-hows include Clinical Psychology, Microsoft Excel, and Community Health.

Benefits and Perks

A little less than half of the survey participants are allowed to take paid time off for vacation, but only about one in five survey participants get paid sick leave. A fair number of former students set up a 401(k) to save for retirement. A fair number of graduates enjoy benefits like health insurance, while a majority of alums receive dental plans, too. Argosy University graduates also take advantage of flexible hours, 403(b), tuition reimbursement, and a company-subsidized cell phone.

Related Schools

Capella University graduates, who earn about $62K on average, make a similar amount to Argosy University-Chicago grads. Argosy University-Atlanta, the Pacifica Graduate Institute, and Argosy University-Schaumburg are also similar to Argosy University-Chicago.

Key Stats for Argosy University - Chicago, IL


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$30,639 - $71,619
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Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 6 votes.

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