The majority of alumni accept jobs in the marketing, advertising, and media management industry. Those with an education from Belmont earn an average of $55K.
After graduation, women go on to earn an average of $43K per year compared to men, who earn approximately $62K.
Many Belmont alumni seem to stick around Nashville after wrapping up their studies; about one in three grads remain to find permanent work.
Among the highest-paid Belmont alumni are those with a Master of Business Administration (MBA) — they earn close to around $59K on average per year. Graduates holding a Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA) fare the worst in terms of compensation with an average yearly salary of $43K.
For former Bruins, proficiency in Organizational Development warrants a paycheck that is 14 percent more than other alumni salaries. Project Management is a popular skill among Belmont alumni, with just under a third of workers reporting using it on the job. Other top skills include Microsoft Office, Customer Service, and People Management.
Benefits and Perks
Health benefits extend to a fair number of survey participants, and a fair number of former students also receive dental coverage. A strong majority of graduates save up for retirement through a 401(k) plan. Belmont University grads are also lucky enough to receive a casual working environment, a company-subsidized cell phone, flexible hours, life insurance, and tuition reimbursement.
Schools similar to Belmont include Lincoln Memorial University, Bellarmine University, and Brenau University.