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 figures in this overview come from the responses of Bates grads who took the PayScale salary survey.

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Bates College Alumni

Median Salary by Years Experience

National Salary Data 
Marketing Manager
4 salaries
Data Analyst
2 salaries
Vice President (VP), Business Development
2 salaries
Data Engineer
2 salaries
Sr. Product Manager, Software
2 salaries
Brand Strategist
2 salaries
Operations Manager
2 salaries
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 27 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 127

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About This School

2 Andrews Road
Lewiston, ME 04240


Private School, Liberal Arts

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The software development industry registers as the most common industry among alumni. Former Bates graduates bring in about $49K on average.


Female graduates on average earn more than male graduates; the first group banks around $79K per year, but the second group takes home only $41K.

Degree Major

A graduate with a Bachelor's Degree from Bates can rake in a whopping average $44K per year, more than any other degree from this school.


Roughly one-half of Bates grads wind up using Operations Management at their job, which is one of the most common skills among alumni. Bates College grads with Operations Management experience garner salaries that are 30 percent more than other grads' salaries.

Benefits and Perks

Some graduates are faced with an attractive benefits package; more than half of alums are paid for both vacation time and sick days. Health insurance benefits extend to nearly all respondents, and about two in five alumni sign up for dental plans. To plan for old age, the vast majority of graduates maintain savings accounts through a company's 401(k) plan.

Related Schools

Median pay for Gordon College grads is approximately $50K, making their salaries most similar to those of Bates grads. Other schools similar to Bates include Bowdoin College, Colby College, and College of the Atlantic.

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