Colorado College (CC) Alumni Average Salary

Colorado College is a university based in Colorado Springs, Colo. that is home to around 2,000 undergraduates. The school puts an emphasis on undergraduate study in the liberal arts and sciences. This snapshot results from replies to PayScale's salary survey.

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Colorado College (CC) Alumni

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Program Coordinator, Non-Profit Organization
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Project Manager, (Unspecified Type / General)
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Executive Director
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Software Developer
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General Counsel
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Marketing Specialist
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Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 27 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 120

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About This School

14. E Cache La Poudre St.
Colorado Springs, CO 80903


Private School, Liberal Arts

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Salaries are quite modest for Colorado College alumni, inconsistent with the impressive SAT results reported by this group. Starting salaries of about $45K are the median among Colorado College grads.


After graduation, disparities in salary rise to the surface — females earn an average $59K per year compared to males' around $47K.

Degree Major

A Bachelor's Degree leads to the highest pay for Colorado College grads (approximately $45K on average per year).


Many Colorado College grads have knowledge of Microsoft Excel, with half of alumni using this program on the clock.

Benefits and Perks

Dental insurance applies to just over two-fifths of grads, and a fair number of alumni report health coverage. A strong majority of graduates set aside retirement funds in an employer-sponsored 401(k). Other benefits awarded to Colorado College alumni include a casual working environment, free drinks, life insurance, tuition reimbursement, and flexible hours.

Related Schools

Among alumni of similar schools, Grinnell College grads (who make an average of $45K) earn salaries most similar to Colorado College alumni. Other schools similar to Colorado College include Nebraska Wesleyan University, William Jewell College, and Westminster College.

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