Average Salary for Armstrong Atlantic State University (AASU) Alumni

Armstrong Atlantic State University is a university based in Savannah, Ga. that is home to around 6,000 undergraduates. Replies from former Armstrong students to PayScale's salary questionnaire form the basis for this summary.

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Armstrong Atlantic State University (AASU) Alumni

Median Salary by Job

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Software Developer
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Registered Nurse (RN)
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Applications Programmer
2 salaries
Adult Nurse Practitioner (ANP)
2 salaries
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About This School

11935 Abercorn St
Savannah, GA 31419-1997


State School

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Graduates of Armstrong are found working in a number of different fields including clinical care, the radiology industry, and the health care services industry. The most popular professional field seems to be the health care industry. Armstrong graduates in the orthopedist's office industry are hard pressed to find, with less than five percent of former students taking up work in this field. Former Armstrong graduates bring in $54K on average.


Male graduates on average earn more than female graduates; the first group banks about $75K per year, but the second group takes home only $47K.


The Armstrong alumni who make the most are Adult Nurse Practitioners; they report a median pay of $99K. Software Developers and Applications Programmers draw in a fair amount as well — approximately $73K and around $68K, respectively. Collecting the smallest paychecks are Registered Nurses — they bring in $44K.


Graduates of Armstrong seem to enjoy living in Savannah, and roughly one-half of grads wind up living and working there after graduation. Armstrong grads also flock to Atlanta, Ga., which is home to salaries significantly above average (median pay is approximately $75K). Armstrong alumni in Statesboro, Ga. can often be found sliding in at the lower end of the pay scale, where median paychecks are the smallest at $40K. Other cities of interest include Tampa, Fla. and Jacksonville, Fla.

Degree Major

Financial compensation is highest for Armstrong grads with a Master of Science in Nursing (MSN), Adult Nurse Practitioner Studies (average earnings climb to about $99K per year). A Bachelor's Degree offers the lowest median annual financial reward ($59K).


C# is a common skill among Armstrong alumni — around one in ten grads mention using it at work. Former Pirates who have experience with .NET can expect to make 29 percent more than other alumni ($69K on average). In addition, those who are savvy in Customer Service, Microsoft Excel, and Medicine / Surgery are also considered highly skilled.

Benefits and Perks

Just two-fifths of alumni enjoy paid vacation and merely one in four survey participants get paid sick time. A strong majority of former students save up for retirement through a 401(k) plan. Health benefits extend to a strong majority of alums, and a majority of alumni also receive dental coverage. Armstrong Atlantic State University alumni are rewarded with additional benefits, such as life insurance, a casual working environment, a company-subsidized cell phone, and tuition reimbursement.

Related Schools

Augusta State University grads report the most similar salaries to Armstrong alums, earning around $56K on average. Citadel Military College of South Carolina, Georgia College & State University, and Valdosta State University are also similar to Armstrong.

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Test Scores

Academics 25th Percentile 75th Percentile
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910 1090
ACT Scores 19 23

Key Stats for Armstrong Atlantic State University (AASU)


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$23,175 - $66,977
$58,175 - $85,193
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Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 17 votes.

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