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Average Salary for Connecticut College Alumni

Founded in New London, Conn., Connecticut College is an institution of higher learning for around 2,000 students. The data for this snapshot was collected from Conn graduates who took PayScale's salary survey.

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Mid-Career Salary Rank for Liberal Arts
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Typical Early Career Salary
Connecticut College Alumni
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Marketing Manager
4 salaries
Research Analyst
3 salaries
Executive Assistant
2 salaries
Credit Analyst
2 salaries
Research Associate (Unspecified Type)
2 salaries
High School Teacher
2 salaries
Case Manager
2 salaries
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 22 Nov 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 95
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Connecticut College Details


270 Mohegan Avenue
New London, CT 06320-4196

Students Enrolled:



Private Schools, Liberal Arts

Graduation Rate:

85 %


16 %

% Stay In State:

4 %

% Receiving Pell Grants:

14 %
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Graduates of Conn work in a variety of industries including the public relations, marketing, and special events industry, the environmental organization industry, and the financial services industry. The most highly represented industry among alumni is the marketing, advertising, and media management industry. The average starting salary for a graduate of Conn is $57K.


After graduation, women go on to earn an average of about $48K per year compared to men, who earn approximately $69K.


Among Conn graduates, the biggest earners are Credit Analysts, who haul in $60K on average. Next on the list are Research Associates and Executive Assistants, bringing in around $53K and $52K, respectively. On the lower end, Case Managers report making $35K.


Those with a degree from Conn often relocate to New York after college. With a median salary of approximately $75K, Los Angeles represents the highest-paid city popular among Conn grads. Though Jacksonville takes the cake for lowest pay among Conn grads (the median salary is about $40K there), it remains a common destination for former students. Other cities of interest include Boston and Washington, DC.

Degree Major

Connecticut College grads who fare the best in terms of salary hold a Master of Business Administration (MBA) and earn $110K per year. A B.A. in Environmental Studies is less advantageous in terms of earnings; alums with this degree are the lowest earners with annual pay of $32K.


Project Management is a popular skill among Conn alumni, with one in five grads reporting using it on the job. Connecticut College grads with Microsoft Office experience garner salaries that are 59 percent more than other grads' salaries. Also considered top-notch skills are Data Analysis, Microsoft Excel, and Media / Public Relations.

Benefits and Perks

Only two-fifths of alumni earn paid vacation and just one-fifth of alumni get paid sick time. The greater part of former students enjoy benefits like health insurance, while a fair portion of grads receive dental plans, too. A strong majority of grads save up for retirement through a 401(k) plan. Other benefits that Connecticut College alumni receive are a casual working environment, life insurance, a company-subsidized cell phone, and tuition reimbursement.

Related Schools

Wesleyan University grads report the most similar salaries to Conn alums, earning around $57K on average. Other schools similar to Conn include Trinity College, Wheaton College, and Vassar College.

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Key Stats



50 %

female alumni


50 %

male alumni
$31,609 - $69,060
$39,823 - $88,113

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
1-4 years
5-9 years
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Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 33 votes.

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