Bates College Alumni Average Salary

Bates College, a school in Lewiston, Maine, has roughly 2,000 undergrads. Students here receive a well-rounded education — undergraduate study in the liberal arts and sciences is common. The data for this synopsis comes from former Bates students who took the PayScale salary survey.

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Marketing Manager
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Director of Operations
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Operations Manager
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Account Director
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Data Analyst
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Business Intelligence Manager
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Product Manager, Software
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Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 20 May 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 145

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About This School

2 Andrews Road
Lewiston, ME 04240


Private School, Liberal Arts

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The most highly represented industry among alumni is the software development industry. Graduates of Bates earn about $49K on average.


A gender wage gap becomes apparent after college, with male graduates earning only $41K on average compared to $79K for female graduates.

Degree Major

A Bachelor's Degree leads to the highest pay for Bates grads ($44K on average per year).


For Bates College grads, proficiency in Operations Management warrants a paycheck that is 30 percent more than other alumni salaries. Operations Management is a popular skill among Bates alumni, with close to one-half of workers reporting using it on the job.

Benefits and Perks

Some graduates are faced with an attractive benefits package; more than half of graduates are paid for both vacation time and sick days. It is no small feat that the vast majority of survey participants are given health coverage, and roughly two-fifths of alumni accept dental insurance. Almost all grads participate in a 401(k) retirement savings plan.

Related Schools

Gordon College graduates, who earn approximately $50K on average, make a similar amount to Bates grads. Other schools similar to Bates include Bowdoin College, Colby College, and College of the Atlantic.

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