Unfortunately, former Austin College students — a population with excellent SAT results — report salaries on the lower end of the pay scale. Those with an education from Austin College earn an average of about $48K.
After graduation, disparities in salary rise to the surface — females earn an average around $58K per year compared to males' $40K.
A Bachelor's Degree earns Austin College students the most money after college (an average approximately $46K per year). Ranking last in the compensation department are those holding a Master of Business Administration (MBA) — their annual income amounts to $44K on average.
Benefits and Perks
Dental insurance applies to nearly all survey participants, and a fair number of alumni report health coverage. A strong majority of alums take advantage of a 401(k) plan. Other benefits that Austin College alumni receive are life insurance, a casual working environment, a company-subsidized cell phone, and free drinks.
Compensation averages $48K for Talladega College alumni, making their earnings most comparable to Austin College grads. Other schools similar to Austin College include Hendrix College, Tougaloo College, and Millsaps College.