Binghamton University Alumni Average Salary

Binghamton University grads can expect to earn between approximately $28K on the low end and $108K at the high end. Figures cited in this summary are based on graduates' replies to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

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Binghamton University Alumni

Median Salary by Job

Job
National Salary Data 
$0$50K$100K$150K
Software Engineer
46 salaries
$81,993  
   
Mechanical Engineer
24 salaries
$62,768  
Electrical Engineer
20 salaries
$71,290  
Software Developer
11 salaries
$73,418  
Accountant
11 salaries
$61,013  
Financial Analyst
11 salaries
$61,599  
Senior Software Engineer
10 salaries
$113,991  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 13 Jun 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 944
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Industry

A large chunk of former Binghamton University students are employed in the software development industry; in fact, this is the most popular job sector for this population.

Gender

There is a sizable difference between men's post-college salaries and women's: the median for the former is about $81K, but the median for the latter is only $56K.

Jobs

In the Binghamton University alumni professional community, Senior Software Engineers make the highest median pay (around $108K), though Senior Software Engineers ($96K), and Senior Marketing Managers ($83K) are close competitors. Relative to other positions, compensation dwindles for Administrative Assistants; alumni in this role face average salaries of approximately $28K.

Locations

A large number of students head to Stamford, Conn. after college. It is no surprise that New York, N.Y., which hands out the biggest paychecks (the average salary is about $73K), is another of the most popular spots for former Binghamton University students. On the far end of the pay scale, Binghamton University alumni often reside in Binghamton, N.Y., which is home to the lowest pay at $50K. Houston, Texas is also a common pick among Binghamton University grads, along with Washington, DC.

Degree Major

Among the highest-paid Binghamton University alumni are those with a Master of Science (MS), Mechanical Engineering (ME) — they earn close to $94K on average per year. A B.A. in Bachelor of Arts (BA) is less advantageous in terms of earnings; alums with this degree are the lowest earners with a median annual pay of around $44K.

Skills

Binghamton University grads with Microsoft SQL Server experience garner salaries that are double other grads' salaries. HTML is a popular skill among Binghamton University alumni, with roughly a sixth of workers reporting using it on the job. SQL, Microsoft Excel, and Project Management are desirable skills as well.

Benefits and Perks

Only about one-third of alumni enjoy paid vacation and one-sixth of alumni receive sick leave. Nearly all alumni receive health insurance, and a fair number of graduates get dental coverage. Nearly all former students allocate some part of their earnings to a company-sponsored 401(k) savings plan. Binghamton University alumni are also on the receiving end of life insurance, a casual working environment, tuition reimbursement, and a company-subsidized cell phone.

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Key Stats for Binghamton University

Gender

Female
31 %
Male
69 %
Salary
$25,532 - $95,257
Salary
$37,680 - $106,260
Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
35%
5-9 years
22%
10-19 years
28%
20 years or more
9%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 2 votes.

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