Average Salary for Campbell University Alumni

Campbell University is a Baptist university based in Buies Creek, N.C. that is home to around 4,000 undergraduates. The school attracts plenty of sports fans (Go Fighting Camels!) to its rural campus, though graduates go on to find employment in nearby cities like Raleigh, N.C., Sanford, N.C., and Durham, N.C. Replies from former Campbell students to PayScale's salary questionnaire form the basis for this summary.

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Campbell University Alumni

Median Salary by Job

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Clinical Research Associate (CRA)
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Staff Accountant
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High School Teacher
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Logistics Manager
2 salaries
Project Manager, Operations
2 salaries
Office Manager
2 salaries
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 17 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 95

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About This School

450 Leslie Campbell Ave
Buies Creek, NC 27506



Private School, Religious, For Sports Fans

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Graduates of Campbell go into the pharmaceutical manufacturing industry, the education industry, and the insurance and financial services industry, not to mention a variety of other lines of work. Among Campbell grads, the retail pharmacy or drugstore industry is a commonly chosen career field. The average starting salary for a graduate of Campbell is around $57K.


Among Campbell alumni, those working as Pharmacists report the highest median pay of about $99K, followed by Operations Project Managers ($85K), and Logistics Managers (approximately $80K). Sliding in near the bottom are High School Teachers, who report earnings of $31K.


Home to a large number of Campbell alums, Fayetteville, N.C. is by far the most attractive city for these former students. Morrisville, N.C. is also a common destination for Campbell grads and offers the best pay with a median salary of $108K. On the other hand, Campbell alumni who end up in Raleigh, N.C. receive the lowest median salary of $45K. Nearby Sanford, N.C. is also a top pick for Campbell grads, as is Cary, N.C.

Degree Major

An Associate's Degree will compensate Campbell grads at a much higher rate than other degrees — these alums rake in about $116K on average per year. Graduates holding a Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA), Accounting fare the worst in terms of compensation with an average yearly salary of $45K.


Contract Negotiation commands a pay premium of 95 percent for former Fighting Camels. Project Management is a common skill among Campbell alumni — around an eighth of grads mention using it at work. In addition, those who are savvy in Customer Service, Microsoft Excel, and Microsoft Office are also considered highly skilled.

Benefits and Perks

A lucky minority (about two-fifths of alumni) are fortunate enough to be compensated for vacation while just one in three grads get sick time. Health insurance benefits extend to a strong majority of grads, and a majority of respondents sign up for dental plans. A strong majority of respondents opt for a 401(k) to save for retirement. Other benefits awarded to Campbell University alumni include a casual working environment, life insurance, a company-subsidized cell phone, and tuition reimbursement.

Related Schools

Brenau University graduates, who earn $56K on average, make a similar amount to Campbell grads. Gardner-Webb University, Liberty University, and Lincoln Memorial University are also similar to Campbell.

Test Scores

Academics 25th Percentile 75th Percentile
SAT Scores 1155 1950
ACT Scores 17 27

Key Stats for Campbell University


51 %
49 %
$30,136 - $76,841
$35,064 - $93,564
Less than 1 year
1-4 years
5-9 years
10-19 years
20 years or more

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 23 votes.
$31,735 - $71,562
$98,576 - $135,665
$98,576 - $135,665
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