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Average Salary for Brooklyn College Alumni

Brooklyn College grads can expect to earn between approximately $43K and about $72K. Alumni responses to PayScale's salary questionnaire form the basis for this outline.

Brooklyn College 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.
Internal Auditor
7 salaries
Senior Accountant
5 salaries
Executive Assistant
5 salaries
Elementary School Teacher
4 salaries
Human Resources (HR) Coordinator
3 salaries
Application Developer
3 salaries
Administrative Assistant
3 salaries
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 16 Dec 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 247
United States (change)


The most highly represented industry among alumni is the financial services industry. Graduates of Brooklyn College typically earn around $58K.


After college, a notable gender gap appears: the average female graduate makes $56K where the average male graduate hauls home $68K.


In the Brooklyn College alumni professional community, Senior Accountants and Video Editors make the highest median pay ($72K). Close runners up are Application Developers ($70K). Sliding in near the bottom are Human Resources Coordinators, who report earnings of around $43K.


Many Brooklyn College students are New York-bound following college. Brooklyn College grads also flock to Boston, which is home to salaries significantly above average (typical pay is approximately $126K). Brooklyn College alumni in Washington, DC can often be found sliding in at the lower end of the pay scale, where median paychecks are the smallest at $34K. In addition, grads flock to Atlanta as well as Charlotte.

Degree Major

A B.A. in Communication earns Brooklyn College students the most money after college ($118K per year). The degree that warrants the lowest level of financial compensation is a Master of Education (MEd), Elementary Education ($34K annually).


Brooklyn College grads with Financial Reporting experience garner salaries that are 29 percent more than other grads' salaries. Roughly one in eight Brooklyn College grads wind up using Microsoft Excel at their job, which is one of the most common skills among alumni. Proficiency in Microsoft Office, Customer Service, and Project Management command top-of-the-line rewards as well.

Benefits and Perks

Only two-fifths of alumni for this school enjoy paid vacation days and about one in three grads get paid sick time. A fair portion of grads set aside retirement funds in an employer-sponsored 401(k). Most survey participants enjoy benefits like health insurance, while a majority of alumni receive dental plans, too. Alumni of Brooklyn College also take in a casual working environment, life insurance, company pension plan, and flexible hours.

Test Scores

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Key Stats

56 %
44 %
$36,762 - $73,606
$40,399 - $93,654
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 92 votes.

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