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Average Salary for Binghamton University Alumni

Binghamton University grads can expect to earn between $71K and $193K. This overview is derived from alumni replies to PayScale's salary survey.

Binghamton University Alumni

Median Salary by Job

National Salary Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are the gross, national median (50th percentile). Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
Chief Financial Officer (CFO)
3 salaries
Senior Software Engineer
2 salaries
Project Manager, Information Technology (IT)
2 salaries
Sr. Test / Quality Assurance (QA) Engineer, (Computer Software)
2 salaries
Senior Marketing Manager
2 salaries
Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer
2 salaries
Application Developer
2 salaries
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 14 Dec 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 118
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Among Binghamton University grads, the aerospace and defense industry is a commonly chosen career field. Typical pay for those who graduated from Binghamton University amounts to $75K.


Male graduates do tend to earn more than female graduates; the first group banks about $78K per year, but the second group takes home only around $62K.


Binghamton University grads who become Chief Financial Officers garner financial rewards beyond any other job type for this group — these alumni rake in $193K annually. However, Quality Assurance Engineers and Senior Software Engineers also rank as top-earners (bringing in approximately $101K and around $96K, respectively). Marketing Directors face rather mediocre compensation — average salaries are actually the lowest at $71K.


Many Binghamton University students are New York-bound following college. Binghamton University alumni seeking the highest salaries end up in Atlanta, which offers median salaries of about $98K. Binghamton University alumni in San Francisco can often be found sliding in at the lower end of the pay scale, where median paychecks are the smallest at $45K. Other common destinations include Binghamton and Washington, DC.

Degree Major

A Bachelor of Accountancy (BAcc), Accounting will compensate Binghamton University grads at a much higher rate than other fields — these alums tend to rake in approximately $190K per year. Graduates holding a Bachelor of Science in Human Development fare the worst in terms of compensation with yearly salaries of $38K.


Binghamton University grads are usually competent in Microsoft Excel, and nearly one in six alumni continue practicing this skill in their career. Binghamton University grads with HTML experience garner salaries that are 22 percent more than other grads' salaries. Also considered top-notch skills are Project Management, Microsoft Office, and SQL.

Benefits and Perks

Just two-fifths of alumni enjoy paid vacation and merely one-fourth of alumni get paid sick time. A solid majority of respondents receive health insurance, and most former students get dental coverage. The greater part of respondents set up a 401(k) to save for retirement. Other benefits awarded to Binghamton University alumni include a casual working environment, life insurance, a company-subsidized cell phone, and tuition reimbursement.

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Key Stats

32 %
68 %
$29,799 - $91,887
$39,451 - $99,893
Less than 1 year
1-4 years
5-9 years
10-19 years
20 years or more
Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 27 votes.

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