Average Salary for Connecticut College Alumni

Around 2,000 people attend Connecticut College, a institution based in New London, Conn. Undergraduate education in the liberal arts and sciences is a key focus of the school. Alumni responses to PayScale's salary questionnaire form the basis for this outline.

Read More

Typical Early Career Salary

$47,000
Connecticut College Alumni

Median Salary by Job

Job
National Salary Data 
$0$28K$56K$84K
Marketing Manager
3 salaries
$42,000  
   
Credit Analyst
2 salaries
$60,000  
Case Manager
2 salaries
$35,000  
Research Analyst
2 salaries
$52,970  
Executive Assistant
2 salaries
$52,000  
Human Resources (HR) Director
2 salaries
$82,500  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jul 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 57
United States (change)

Find Out Exactly What You Should Be Paid

United States (change)


Comp Managers: Start Here »

About This School

270 Mohegan Avenue
New London, CT 06320-4196

1,915

Private School, Liberal Arts

84 %

17 %

5 %

12 %


Freebase CC-BY Source: Freebase, licensed under CC-BY; IPEDS (As of January, 2015)

Industry

The most highly represented industry among alumni is the marketing, advertising, and media management industry. Graduates of Conn earn around $59K on average.

Gender

After graduation, disparities in salary rise to the surface — males earn an average approximately $73K per year compared to females' $48K.

Jobs

Conn grads who become Human Resources Directors garner financial rewards beyond any other job type for this group — these alumni rake in an average $83K annually. However, Credit Analysts and Research Analysts also rank as top-earners (bringing in $60K and about $53K, respectively). Case Managers get the short end of the stick when it comes to salary; grads report making an average of $35K in this job.

Locations

New York, N.Y. is a hub for Conn graduates — a large number call this city home. Conn alumni seeking the highest salaries end up in Olympia, Wash., which offers a median salary of about $120K. For comparison, the lowest-paying city popular with Conn alumni is Washington, DC, which offers a median salary of $38K. Other common destinations include Boston, Mass. and Los Angeles, Calif.

Degree Major

A B.A. in Government earns Conn students the most money after college (an average $93K per year). Those with a B.A. in Environmental Studies face salaries on the lower end, coming in at an average around $32K per year.

Skills

For Connecticut College grads, proficiency in Microsoft Excel warrants a paycheck that is 52 percent more than other alumni salaries. Project Management is a popular skill among Conn alumni, with about a fourth of grads reporting using it on the job. Other top skills include Strategic Marketing, Microsoft Excel, and Financial Analysis.

Benefits and Perks

A lucky minority (about two-fifths of alumni) are fortunate enough to be compensated for vacation while just one-fifth of alumni get sick time. The vast majority of alums save up for retirement through a 401(k) plan. Nearly all former students enjoy benefits like health insurance, while a strong majority of alums receive dental plans, too. Graduates of Connecticut College are also recipients of a casual working environment, life insurance, a company-subsidized cell phone, and 403(b).

Related Schools

Alumni of Vassar College pick up average paychecks of $60K, which is closest to the amount made by Conn grads among similar schools. Wesleyan University, Trinity College, and Wheaton College are also similar to Conn.

Connecticut College Job Listings

Search for more jobs:

Key Stats for Connecticut College

Gender

Female
56 %
Male
44 %
Salary
$31,546 - $74,519
Salary
$38,000 - $101,211
Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
44%
5-9 years
22%
10-19 years
20%
20 years or more
9%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 19 votes.

More Salary Charts for Connecticut College

Most Popular Job for Connecticut College Alumni
Median Salary Charts


Most Popular Years Experience for Connecticut College Alumni
Median Salary Charts


Most Popular Employer Name for Connecticut College Alumni
Median Salary Charts


Most Popular City for Connecticut College Alumni
Median Salary Charts


Find Out Exactly What You Should Be Paid

United States (change)


Comp Managers: Start Here »
United States (change)

Subscribe to Our Newsletter

Salary and career advice to put you a step ahead.
newsletter icon

ADVERTISEMENT

Recent Blog Posts on Career News

Want to Get More Specific? Get a Salary Report Customized for YOU

Log in with LinkedIn

Tell us about your current job and your skillset, and we’ll let you know how much employers are paying in your area.