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Average Salary for Concordia University - Mequon, WI Alumni

Concordia University, a Lutheran Church - Missouri Synod school in Mequon, Wisc., has roughly 4,000 undergrads. Figures cited in this summary are based on graduates' replies to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

Overall College ROI Rank

564
out of 1312
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ROI Rank for Private not-for-profit Universities

210
out of 476
 

Mid-Career Salary Rank for Religious

203
out of 280

Typical Early Career Salary

$40,700
Concordia University - Mequon, WI Alumni

Median Salary by Job

Job
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$0$70K$140K$210K
Human Resources (HR) Manager
5 salaries
$55,000  
   
Marketing Manager
4 salaries
$67,500  
Plant Manager, Manufacturing
3 salaries
$80,473  
Registered Occupational Therapist
2 salaries
$67,400  
President
2 salaries
$185,000  
Marketing Specialist
2 salaries
$43,500  
Human Resources (HR) Generalist
2 salaries
$43,448  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 17 Jan 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 125
United States (change)

About This School

12800 N Lake Shore Dr
Mequon, WI 53097-2402

Concordia University Wisconsin (CUW), Concordia University, Concordia University Wisconsin

4,419

Private Schools, Religious

59 %

6 %

73 %

36 %


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Industry

Graduates of Concordia University-Wisconsin go into the health care industry, the education industry, and the health care services industry, not to mention a variety of other lines of work. The manufacturing industry is the sector most highly represented among alumni. Those with an education from Concordia University-Wisconsin earn an average of $52K.

Gender

After graduation, disparities in salary rise to the surface — males tend to earn about $68K per year compared to females' $52K.

Jobs

Concordia University-Wisconsin grads who become Presidents garner financial rewards beyond any other job type for this group — these alumni rake in approximately $185K annually. However, Plant Managers of Manufacturing and Financial Controllers also rank as top-earners (bringing in $80K and around $79K, respectively). Marketing Specialists wrap up the bottom of the pay scale, earning $44K.

Locations

Milwaukee is filled with Concordia University-Wisconsin grads. It is no surprise that Green Bay, which hands out the biggest paychecks (the average salary is about $73K), is another of the most popular spots for former Concordia University-Wisconsin students. On the far end of the pay scale, Concordia University-Wisconsin alumni often reside in Racine, which is home to the lowest pay at $43K. Graduates of Concordia University-Wisconsin also relocate to Appleton, which is not far away, and St. Louis.

Degree Major

A graduate with a Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA) from Concordia University-Wisconsin can rake in a whopping $116K per year, more than any other degree from this school. Graduates holding a Bachelor's Degree, Business Management fare the worst in terms of compensation with yearly salaries of $43K.

Skills

Competency in Financial Analysis translates into above-average pay for Concordia University grads — they earn 56 percent more than their fellow graduates. Microsoft Excel is a common skill among Concordia University-Wisconsin alumni — close to one-seventh of grads mention using it at work. Also considered top-notch skills are Microsoft Office, Project Management, and Data Analysis.

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. For this school, a fair portion of survey participants are the recipients of health benefits, and a majority of alums pick up dental plans, too. A fair portion of grads save up for retirement through a 401(k) plan. Concordia University graduates also take advantage of life insurance, tuition reimbursement, a company-subsidized cell phone, and a casual working environment.

Related Schools

Dominican University grads bring in salaries of around approximately $54K, making them the most similar to Concordia University-Wisconsin alumni in terms of earnings. Rockford College, North Park University, and Concordia University-Chicago are also similar to Concordia University-Wisconsin.

Test Scores

Academics 25th Percentile 75th Percentile
SAT Scores 1340 1650
ACT Scores 20 25

Key Stats for Concordia University - Mequon, WI

Gender

Female
67 %
Male
33 %
Salary
$36,466 - $71,594
Salary
$39,439 - $82,897
Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
30%
5-9 years
21%
10-19 years
35%
20 years or more
10%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 41 votes.
$34,753 - $78,998
$34,724 - $117,916
$45,000 - $74,865
$40,878 - $83,424
$42,010 - $73,500

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