Average Salary for Augustana College - Rock Island, IL Alumni

Around 3,000 people attend Augustana College, an Evangelical Lutheran Church institution based in Rock Island, Ill. Many students here pick up classes in the liberal arts and sciences. This summary is derived from information given by Augustana grads who completed the PayScale salary survey.

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Overall College ROI Rank

1147
out of 1223
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ROI Rank for Private not-for-profit Universities

369
out of 402
 

Mid-Career Salary Rank for Liberal Arts

95
out of 119

Typical Early Career Salary

$40,600
Augustana College - Rock Island, IL Alumni

Median Salary by Job

Job
National Salary Data 
$0$18K$36K$54K
National Sales Manager
2 salaries
$52,981  
   
Account Manager
2 salaries
$40,000  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Jul 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 30
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About This School

639 38th St
Rock Island, IL 61201-2296

Augustana College, Augustana College, Illinois

www.augustana.edu/admissions

2,524

Private School, Liberal Arts, Religious

78 %

24 %

69 %

24 %


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Industry

Graduates of Augustana are found working in a number of different fields including the insurance and financial services industry, the software development industry, and the health care services industry. The most popular field is the manufacturing industry. Former Augustana graduates bring in around $53K on average.

Jobs

The most lucrative professionals among Augustana alumni are National Sales Managers; they earn a median annual salary of $53K.

Locations

Davenport, Iowa is a hub for Augustana graduates — a large number call this city home. Augustana alumni seeking the highest salaries end up in Chicago, Ill., which offers a median salary of about $109K. On the far end of the pay scale, Augustana alumni often reside in Schaumburg, Ill., which is home to the lowest pay at $51K. Other cities of interest among Augustana alumni include nearby Plano, Ill. and Chicago Heights, Ill.

Degree Major

A B.A. in Accounting & Finance leads to the highest pay for Augustana grads ($58K on average per year). Average annual salaries for those with a B.A. in Psychology are the lowest of the pack, earning approximately $31K.

Skills

Many former Augustana students are familiar with Project Management, and nearly one-fifth of grads move on to positions where this experience is utilized. Augustana College grads with General Ledger Accounting experience garner salaries that are 3 percent more than other grads' salaries. Proficiency in Microsoft Office, Microsoft Excel, and Customer Relationship Management (CRM) command top-of-the-line rewards as well.

Benefits and Perks

Only two-fifths of alumni earn paid vacation and just one in three grads get paid sick time. A large number of former students receive health insurance, and a strong majority of alums get dental coverage. Most graduates report contributing to a 401(k). Augustana College alumni are rewarded with additional benefits, such as life insurance, a company-subsidized cell phone, a casual working environment, and flexible hours.

Related Schools

Alumni of Cornell College pick up average paychecks of $53K, which is closest to the amount made by Augustana grads among similar schools. Knox College, Monmouth College, and Coe College are also similar to Augustana.

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Key Stats for Augustana College - Rock Island, IL

Gender

Female
34 %
Male
66 %
Salary
$28,383 - $70,000
Salary
$32,492 - $69,767

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 16 votes.

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