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Average Salary for California Institute of Technology (Caltech) Alumni

Overall College ROI Rank
out of 1312
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ROI Rank for Private not-for-profit Universities
out of 476
Mid-Career Salary Rank for Engineering
out of 34
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Typical Early Career Salary
California Institute of Technology (Caltech) Alumni
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Software Engineer
10 salaries
Electrical Engineer
6 salaries
Mechanical Engineer
6 salaries
Professor, Postsecondary / Higher Education
4 salaries
Principal Mechanical Engineer
3 salaries
Chief Technology Officer (CTO)
3 salaries
Senior Software Engineer
3 salaries
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 22 Nov 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 128
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California Institute of Technology (Caltech) Details


1200 E California Blvd
Pasadena, CA 91125

Also Known As:

California Institute of Technology (CIT)

Admissions Website:

Students Enrolled:



Private Schools, Research Universities, Engineering, Sober Schools

Graduation Rate:

92 %


93 %

% Stay In State:

65 %

% Receiving Pell Grants:

11 %


The California Institute of Technology (commonly referred to as Caltech) is a private research university located in Pasadena, California, United States. Caltech has six academic divisions with strong emphases on science and engineering. Its 124 acre (50 ha) primary campus is located approximately 11 mi (18 km) northeast of downtown…
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SAT Scores 2160 2380
ACT Scores 33 35

Key Stats



20 %

female alumni


80 %

male alumni
$55,903 - $127,216
$75,503 - $137,510

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Rated 5 out of 5
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