Average Salary for Brooklyn College Alumni

Brooklyn College grads can expect to earn between approximately $43K on the low end and $128K at the high end. This outline is based on answers to PayScale's salary survey.

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Brooklyn College Alumni

Median Salary by Job

Job
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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  
   
Application Developer
3 salaries
$70,000  
Human Resources (HR) Coordinator
3 salaries
$42,800  
Elementary School Teacher
3 salaries
$59,000  
Senior Executive Assistant
2 salaries
$67,407  
Dietitian
2 salaries
$49,000  
Chief Financial Officer (CFO)
2 salaries
$127,500  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 172

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Industry

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

Jobs

Among Brooklyn College graduates, the biggest earners are Chief Financial Officers, who haul in $128K on average. Next on the list are Application Developers and Senior Executive Assistants, bringing in around $70K and $67K, respectively. Human Resources Coordinators get the short end of the stick when it comes to salary; grads report making an average of about $43K in this job.

Locations

New York, N.Y. is a hub for Brooklyn College graduates — a large number call this city home. Brooklyn College grads also flock to Secaucus, N.J., which is home to salaries significantly above average (median pay is $98K). On the far end of the pay scale, Brooklyn College alumni often reside in Washington, DC, which is home to the lowest pay at $34K. In addition, grads flock to Tampa, Fla. as well as Charlotte, N.C.

Degree Major

Among the highest-paid Brooklyn College alumni are those with a B.A. in Communication — they earn close to $118K on average per year. A Master of Education (MEd), Elementary Education commands less pay, and these degree-holders face median pay of $34K.

Skills

Customer Service is a common skill among Brooklyn College alumni — roughly a tenth of grads mention using it at work. Financial Reporting commands a pay premium of 33 percent for Brooklyn College grads. Demonstrated ability in Microsoft Office, Microsoft Excel, and Project Management rank among leading skills as well.

Benefits and Perks

Just one-third of alumni enjoy paid vacation and merely one-third of alumni get paid sick time. A strong majority of alumni take advantage of a 401(k) plan. A strong majority of respondents have medical plans, and the larger part of grads have dental insurance. Graduates of Brooklyn College are also recipients of life insurance, a casual working environment, a company-subsidized cell phone, and tuition reimbursement.

Key Stats for Brooklyn College

Gender

Female
62 %
Male
38 %
Salary
$35,680 - $68,817
Salary
$39,013 - $98,832
Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
32%
5-9 years
28%
10-19 years
21%
20 years or more
16%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 57 votes.
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