CUNY - Hunter College Alumni Average Salary

Attending CUNY Hunter College, a university can pay off very well in the long run. The school is based in New York, N.Y., and it is ranked in the top 28 percent of universities by return on investment. The data in this summary come from Hunter alumni who took the PayScale salary survey.

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College ROI Report

479th

20 Year Net ROI 

$304,000

Annual ROI 

8.3%

Total 4 Year Cost 

$79,800

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College Salary Report

498th

Early Career Salary 

$45,700

Mid-Career Salary 

$73,900

% High Meaning 

63 %

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CUNY - Hunter College Alumni

Median Salary by Years Experience

Job
National Salary Data 
$0$24K$48K$72K
Social Worker
25 salaries
$53,725  
   
Executive Assistant
21 salaries
$51,723  
Administrative Assistant
13 salaries
$40,758  
Data Analyst
13 salaries
$55,014  
Accounting Manager
9 salaries
$71,653  
Financial Analyst
9 salaries
$53,252  
Registered Nurse (RN)
9 salaries
$67,273  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 3 Dec 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 727
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About This School

695 Park Ave
New York, NY 10065

Hunter College - The City University of New York (CUNY)

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State School

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Industry

Graduates of Hunter go into the early childhood education industry, the coalition for non-profit organization industry, and the retail industry, not to mention a variety of other lines of work. The medical office industry is the sector most highly represented among alumni. The average salary for a grad from Hunter is around $51K.

Locations

Many Hunter alumni seem to stick around New York after wrapping up their studies; most grads remain to find permanent work.

Degree Major

A graduate with a B.A. in Economics from Hunter can rake in a whopping average about $70K per year, more than any other degree from this school. Graduates holding a B.A. in Psychology fare the worst in terms of compensation with an average yearly salary of $36K.

Skills

Former Hawks with Financial Analysis experience garner salaries that are 51 percent more than other grads' salaries. Many Hunter grads have knowledge of Microsoft Excel, with nearly one-fourth of alumni using this program on the clock. Competency in Microsoft Office, Office Administration, and Customer Service also warrants excellent remuneration.

Benefits and Perks

Only one-fourth of alumni earn paid vacation and just one in four survey participants get paid sick time. A fair number of former students set up a 401(k) to save for retirement. It is no small feat that a fair number of grads are given health coverage, and a fair number of alums accept dental insurance. CUNY Hunter College graduates also take advantage of 403(b), a company-subsidized cell phone, tuition reimbursement, and a casual working environment.

Related Schools

CUNY Bernard M Baruch College graduates, who earn $66K on average, make a similar amount to Hunter grads. Other schools similar to Hunter include CUNY City College, CUNY Queens College, and New Jersey City University.

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Key Stats for CUNY - Hunter College

Gender

Female
58 %
Male
42 %
Salary
$22,468 - $54,971
Salary
$52,359 - $94,000
Less than 1 year
8%
1-4 years
36%
5-9 years
38%
10-19 years
15%
20 years or more
3%
$40,950 - $94,000

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