Capital University Alumni Average Salary

Nestled away in Columbus, Ohio, Capital University, an Evangelical Lutheran Church school, has a student population of roughly 3,000. The numbers in this rundown were provided by the Capital University grads who participated in PayScale's salary survey.

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Capital University Alumni

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General Counsel
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Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 20 Apr 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 242

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About This School

1 College and Main
Columbus, OH 43209-2394


Private School, Religious

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Capital University graduates see an average starting salary of $53K.


After graduation, women go on to earn an average of $45K per year compared to men, who earn around $65K.


Columbus is a popular place for Capital University students to settle after graduation, and a large number of grads find steadfast employment in the city.

Degree Major

A Master of Business Administration (MBA) will compensate Capital University grads at a much higher rate than other degrees — these alums rake in about $57K on average per year. Those with a Bachelor's Degree face salaries on the lower end, coming in at an average approximately $42K per year.

Benefits and Perks

Some students — a majority of former students — are paid for vacation time as well as sick leave. Benefits are rather generous for graduates of this school; more than half of respondents are rewarded with health insurance and a large number of former students report dental coverage, too. More than half of former students plan for retirement by taking advantage of a company-sponsored 401(k) program. Capital University graduates also take advantage of life insurance, free drinks, a casual working environment, and flexible hours.

Related Schools

Schools similar to Capital University include the University of Rio Grande, College of Mount St. Joseph, and Oakland City University.

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Key Stats for Capital University


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Rated 3 out of 5
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5-9 years
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$40,976 - $74,500
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