Average Salary for Binghamton University Alumni

Students who graduate from Binghamton University earn between $75K to $193K. The data in this summary come from Binghamton University alumni who took the PayScale salary survey.

Binghamton University Alumni

Median Salary by Job

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.
)
$0$70K$140K$210K
Chief Financial Officer (CFO)
3 salaries
$192,896  
   
Sr. Test / Quality Assurance (QA) Engineer, (Computer Software)
2 salaries
$100,500  
Senior Software Engineer
2 salaries
$95,500  
Project Manager, Information Technology (IT)
2 salaries
$79,497  
Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer
2 salaries
$89,501  
Application Developer
2 salaries
$75,000  
Information Technology (IT) Director
2 salaries
$107,963  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Feb 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 106
United States (change)

Industry

The majority of alumni accept jobs in the aerospace and defense industry. Graduates of Binghamton University typically earn about $74K.

Gender

In the Binghamton University alumni community, men make a median salary of $77K compared to their female counterparts, who earn $62K.

Jobs

The most lucrative professionals among Binghamton University alumni are Chief Financial Officers; they earn a median annual salary of around $193K. Also approaching the top of the pay scale at approximately $101K and $96K are Quality Assurance Engineers and Senior Software Engineers. Relative to other positions, compensation dwindles for Application Developers; alumni in this role face average salaries of $75K.

Locations

Many Binghamton University students are New York-bound following college. The top-paying city popular with Binghamton University alumni is Atlanta, which offers median salaries of $98K. For comparison, the lowest-paying city popular with Binghamton University alumni is Vestal, which offers median salaries of around $51K. Binghamton and Washington, DC are also desirable cities.

Degree Major

Binghamton University students with a Bachelor of Accountancy (BAcc), Accounting can expect to make the most money (about $190K per year) compared to their fellow graduates. On the other end of the spectrum, those with a Bachelor of Science in Human Development tend to do the worst in terms of salary, making $38K per year.

Skills

Binghamton University grads with HTML experience garner salaries that are 23 percent more than other grads' salaries. Slightly less than a fifth of Binghamton University grads wind up using Microsoft Excel at their job, which is one of the most common skills among alumni. Other top skills include Project Management, Microsoft Office, and SQL.

Benefits and Perks

A lucky minority (about two-fifths of alumni) are fortunate enough to be compensated for vacation while just one in four survey participants get sick time. Health benefits extend to a solid majority of alumni, and most alums also receive dental coverage. A strong majority of respondents participate in a 401(k) retirement savings plan. Binghamton University grads are also lucky enough to receive a casual working environment, life insurance, a company-subsidized cell phone, and tuition reimbursement.

Key Stats for Binghamton University

Gender

Female
31 %
Male
69 %
Salary
$29,661 - $92,869
Salary
$39,385 - $100,500
Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
31%
5-9 years
23%
10-19 years
28%
20 years or more
14%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 26 votes.

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