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. The figures in this rundown were provided by Armstrong alumni who took the PayScale salary questionnaire.

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Armstrong Atlantic State University (AASU) Alumni

Median Salary by Job

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

11935 Abercorn St
Savannah, GA 31419-1997


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Graduates of Armstrong head into a range of vocations when it comes to work; clinical care, the radiology industry, and the health care services industry are just a few professional areas popular among alumni. The most popular field is the health care industry. Former Armstrong students do not typically enter the adult education facility industry; in fact, less than five percent of graduates find work in this area, making it the least likely field for this group to enter. The average starting salary for a graduate of Armstrong is $53K.


A gender wage gap becomes apparent after college, with female graduates earning only $46K on average compared to $76K for male graduates.


The most generous salaries among Armstrong alumni are reportedly earned by Adult Nurse Practitioners, whose median earnings come to approximately $99K, followed by Software Developers (around $73K) and Applications Programmers (about $68K). On the lower end, Registered Nurses report making $44K.


Armstrong alumni seem to appreciate living in Savannah, and close to one-half of grads actually choose to stay and find employment here after completing their coursework. The top-paying city popular with Armstrong alumni is Atlanta, Ga., which offers a median salary of $75K. On the other end, Armstrong grads flock to Statesboro, Ga., which actually offers the weakest median salary of about $40K. Tampa, Fla. and Jacksonville, Fla. also rank high on the list of cities.

Degree Major

Among the highest-paid Armstrong alumni are those with a Master of Science in Nursing (MSN), Adult Nurse Practitioner Studies — they earn close to around $99K on average per year. A Bachelor's Degree offers the lowest median annual financial reward ($58K).


Java commands a pay premium of 34 percent for former Pirates. Roughly one in eight Armstrong grads wind up using Customer Service at their job, which is one of the most common skills among alumni. Proficiency in C#, Microsoft Excel, and Acute Care command top-of-the-line rewards as well.

Benefits and Perks

A lucky minority (about two-fifths of alumni) are fortunate enough to be compensated for vacation while just one-third of alumni get sick time. A strong majority of alumni set aside retirement funds in an employer-sponsored 401(k). A strong majority of grads receive health insurance, and a majority of the survey participants get dental coverage. Armstrong Atlantic State University alumni are also on the receiving end of life insurance, a casual working environment, a company-subsidized cell phone, and tuition reimbursement.

Related Schools

Among alumni of similar schools, Valdosta State University grads (who make an average of $50K) earn salaries most similar to Armstrong alumni. Other schools similar to Armstrong include Citadel Military College of South Carolina, Georgia College & State University, and Augusta State University.

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Test Scores

Academics 25th Percentile 75th Percentile
SAT Scores*
* SAT writing score is not included.
910 1090
ACT Scores 19 23

Key Stats for Armstrong Atlantic State University (AASU)


71 %
29 %
$21,701 - $67,319
$39,156 - $88,820

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 17 votes.
$19,369 - $75,264

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