California State University - Monterey Bay (CSUMB) Alumni Average Salary

California State University, a school in Seaside, Calif., has roughly 5,000 undergrads. This report is based on the answers of California State University-Monterey Bay graduates who responded to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

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California State University - Monterey Bay (CSUMB) Alumni

Median Salary by Job

Job
National Salary Data 
$0$32K$64K$96K
Marketing Manager
4 salaries
$51,981  
   
Data Scientist, IT
3 salaries
$93,350  
Information Technology (IT) Manager
3 salaries
$71,614  
Project Manager, Information Technology (IT)
3 salaries
$61,042  
Executive Assistant
3 salaries
$50,000  
Database Administrator (DBA)
2 salaries
$67,228  
Project Manager, Operations
2 salaries
$70,750  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Aug 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 113
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About This School

100 Campus Center
Seaside, CA 93955-8001

California State University Monterey Bay, California State University, Monterey Bay (CSUMB)

5,306

State School

38 %

3 %

94 %

49 %


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Industry

The most popular professional field seems to be the staffing agency industry. Though California State University-Monterey Bay grads score high on the SAT, below-average pay in the workforce is common for this demographic. Those with a degree from California State University-Monterey Bay make an average of $40K.

Gender

There is a sizable difference between men's post-college salaries and women's: the median for the former is $55K, but the median for the latter is only $40K.

Jobs

Among California State University-Monterey Bay graduates, the biggest earners are Human Resources Specialists, who haul in $38K on average.

Locations

Monterey, Calif. is filled with California State University-Monterey Bay grads. It is no surprise that San Francisco, Calif., which hands out the biggest paychecks (the average salary is about $90K), is another of the most popular spots for former California State University-Monterey Bay students. Orange, Calif. is a popular spot for former California State University-Monterey Bay students at the opposite end of the pay scale; in fact, average salaries there are the lowest at around $38K.

Degree Major

With a median annual earnings of approximately $48K per year, California State University grads who have a Bachelor's Degree are the best paid among the alumni population. A Master of Business Administration (MBA), Business Administration is less advantageous in terms of earnings; alums with this degree are the lowest earners with a median annual pay of $38K.

Skills

Competency in Human Resources Information System (HRIS) translates into above-average pay for California State University grads — they earn 3 percent more than their fellow graduates. California State University-Monterey Bay grads are usually competent in Customer Service, and slightly less than one-fifth of alumni continue practicing this skill in their career. Also considered top-notch skills are Data Analysis, Human Resources Information System (HRIS), and Customer Relationship Management (CRM).

Benefits and Perks

Only about two-fifths of alumni enjoy paid vacation and two-fifths of alumni receive sick leave. The larger part of graduates have medical plans, and more than half of alumni have dental insurance. More than half of graduates plan for retirement by taking advantage of a company-sponsored 401(k) program. Other benefits awarded to California State University alumni include life insurance, gym / health club / fitness membership, flexible hours, and a casual working environment.

Related Schools

Colorado Mesa University grads report the most similar salaries to California State University-Monterey Bay alums, earning $42K on average. Evergreen State College, Coastal Carolina University, and Christopher Newport University are also similar to California State University-Monterey Bay.

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Key Stats for California State University - Monterey Bay (CSUMB)

Gender

Female
52 %
Male
48 %
Salary
$37,391 - $45,781
Salary
$47,170 - $66,129
Less than 1 year
8%
1-4 years
76%
5-9 years
8%
10-19 years
4%
20 years or more
4%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 3 votes.

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