Average Salary for Brooklyn College Alumni

Graduates of Brooklyn College on average end up making between about $43K at the bottom of the spectrum and approximately $113K at the top. This snapshot results from replies to PayScale's salary survey.

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Brooklyn College 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.
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Senior Accountant
4 salaries
$63,500  
   
Elementary School Teacher
4 salaries
$69,500  
Administrative Assistant
3 salaries
$43,000  
Application Developer
3 salaries
$70,000  
Human Resources (HR) Coordinator
3 salaries
$42,800  
Chief Financial Officer (CFO)
2 salaries
$127,500  
Inside Sales Representative
2 salaries
$45,500  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 16 Apr 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 187

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Industry

The financial services industry registers as the most common industry among alumni.

Jobs

Among Brooklyn College alumni, those working as VPs of Operations report the highest median pay of $113K, followed by Executive Assistants and Application Developers (both around $70K). Human Resources Coordinators face rather mediocre compensation — average salaries are actually the lowest at $43K.

Locations

New York, N.Y. is a hub for Brooklyn College graduates — a large number call this city home. The top-paying city popular with Brooklyn College alumni is Secaucus, N.J., which offers a median salary of $98K. On the other hand, Brooklyn College alumni who end up in Washington, DC receive the lowest median salary of $34K. Atlanta, Ga. and Charlotte, N.C. are popular choices as well.

Degree Major

Brooklyn College grads who hold a Bachelor's Degree, Psychology can expect to fare better than most fellow alumni, earning an average around $114K per year. Average annual salaries for those with a Master of Education (MEd), Elementary Education are the lowest of the pack, earning $34K.

Skills

Microsoft Excel is a common skill among Brooklyn College alumni — nearly one in ten grads mention using it at work. Operations Management commands a pay premium of 29 percent for Brooklyn College grads. Also considered top-notch skills are Microsoft Office, Customer Service, and Project Management.

Benefits and Perks

Only about two-fifths of alumni enjoy paid vacation and one in three grads receive sick leave. A strong majority of alums set aside retirement funds in an employer-sponsored 401(k). Health coverage is awarded to a strong majority of graduates, and dental insurance is issued to a majority of the survey participants as well. Additional benefits handed to Brooklyn College alumni include life insurance, a casual working environment, a company-subsidized cell phone, and flexible hours.

Key Stats for Brooklyn College

Gender

Female
62 %
Male
38 %
Salary
$35,968 - $71,668
Salary
$39,453 - $98,679
Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
31%
5-9 years
26%
10-19 years
22%
20 years or more
18%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 63 votes.
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