Average Salary for Briar Cliff University Alumni

Around 1,000 people attend Briar Cliff University, a Roman Catholic institution based in Sioux City, Iowa. This outline is based on answers to PayScale's salary survey.

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About This School

3303 Rebecca St
Sioux City, IA 51104


Private School, Religious

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The majority of Briar Cliff University alumni wind up in the telecommunications industry. The average salary for a grad from Briar Cliff University is around $50K.


It is typical for many Briar Cliff University grads (just under a third of former students) to remain in Sioux City, Iowa, which may come as a shock given the city's depressed salaries (median pay is $34K). For those seeking more money, Englewood, Colo. is a popular destination for former Briar Cliff University students; median pay is about $65K.

Degree Major

Financial compensation is highest for Briar Cliff University grads with a B.A. in Business Administration (average earnings climb to $57K per year). A Master of Arts (MA), Human Resources Management (HRM) commands less pay, and these degree-holders face median pay of $28K.


Nearly one in seven Briar Cliff University grads wind up using Project Management at their job, which is one of the most common skills among alumni. Project Management commands a pay premium of 30 percent for Briar Cliff University grads. Demonstrated ability in Benefits Administration, Strategic Marketing, and Process Improvement rank among leading skills as well.

Benefits and Perks

Health coverage is awarded to a large number of alums, and dental insurance is issued to a majority of respondents as well. Most former students set up a 401(k) to save for retirement. Briar Cliff University grads are also lucky enough to receive life insurance, gym / health club / fitness membership, a company-subsidized cell phone, flexible hours, and tuition reimbursement.

Related Schools

York College grads report the most similar salaries to Briar Cliff University alums, earning approximately $52K on average. Other schools similar to Briar Cliff University include Morningside College, Northwestern College, and Buena Vista University.

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Key Stats for Briar Cliff University


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$20,134 - $57,379
$34,000 - $65,000
Less than 1 year
1-4 years
5-9 years
10-19 years
20 years or more

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 9 votes.
$27,219 - $50,868

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