Butler University Alumni Average Salary

Around 4,000 people attend Butler University, a institution based in Indianapolis, Ind. Enthusiasm for athletics forms a core part of campus culture (Go Bulldogs!), and students supplement the sports fun by taking full advantage of their school's urban environment. The figures in this rundown were provided by Butler alumni who took the PayScale salary questionnaire.

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College ROI Report

536th

20 Year Net ROI 

$285,000

Annual ROI 

4.8%

Total 4 Year Cost 

$194,000

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198th

Early Career Salary 

$45,100

Mid-Career Salary 

$90,300

% High Meaning 

58 %

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Butler University Alumni

Median Salary by Job

Job
National Salary Data 
$0$50K$100K$150K
Financial Analyst
10 salaries
$49,522  
   
Pharmacist
8 salaries
$108,331  
Attorney / Lawyer
7 salaries
$80,000  
Marketing Manager
6 salaries
$50,250  
Marketing Director
5 salaries
$70,000  
Physician Assistant (PA)
5 salaries
$84,000  
Content Manager
4 salaries
$45,950  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 8 Dec 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 394
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About This School

4600 Sunset Ave
Indianapolis, IN 46208

4,051

Private School, For Sports Fans

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Industry

The health care industry is the sector most highly represented among alumni. The average salary for a grad from Butler is $57K.

Gender

After college, a notable gender gap appears: the average female graduate makes $47K where the average male graduate hauls home around $90K.

Locations

Infamous for its meager salaries (average pay is the lowest at about $49K), around half of Butler students still call Indianapolis, Ind. their home after graduation. On the flipside, Butler grads seeking above-average pay can find soaring salaries in Houston, Texas where median pay is $95K.

Degree Major

Among the highest-paid Butler alumni are those with a Master of Business Administration (MBA) — they earn close to approximately $76K on average per year. On the other end of the spectrum, those with a Bachelor of Science in Business & Marketing tend to do the worst in terms of salary, making an average $35K per year.

Skills

Former Bulldogs with Energy Conservation & Efficiency abilities can expect to make 32 percent more than their former classmates ($75K). Butler grads are usually competent in Project Management, and just under a fifth of alumni continue practicing this skill in their career. Other prime know-hows include Team Leadership, Energy Conservation & Efficiency, and Data Analysis.

Benefits and Perks

Although more than half of alumni are compensated for vacation days, only one-third of alumni are paid for sick time. It is no small feat that most alums are given health coverage, and most grads accept dental insurance. A large number of grads participate in a 401(k) retirement savings plan. Other benefits that Butler University alumni receive are a casual working environment, life insurance, a company-subsidized cell phone, and tuition reimbursement.

Related Schools

Schools similar to Butler include Antioch University-Midwest, North Central College, and Columbia College-Chicago.

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Key Stats for Butler University

Gender

Female
55 %
Male
45 %
Salary
$30,201 - $50,971
Salary
$68,977 - $98,732
Less than 1 year
8%
1-4 years
56%
5-9 years
12%
10-19 years
16%
20 years or more
8%

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