Connecticut College Alumni Average Salary

Nestled away in New London, Conn., Connecticut College, a school, has a student population of roughly 2,000. Students here receive a well-rounded education — undergraduate study in the liberal arts and sciences is common. This overview is based on graduates' answers to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

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Connecticut College Alumni

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About This School

270 Mohegan Avenue
New London, CT 06320-4196


Private School, Liberal Arts

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The most popular career sector among alumni is the marketing, advertising, and media management industry. Former Conn graduates bring in $59K on average.


There is a sizable difference between men's post-college salaries and women's: the median for the former is about $73K, but the median for the latter is only $48K.


Human Resources Directors win the contest for best-paid Conn alumni, making $83K on average every year, though Credit Analysts (around $60K), and Research Analysts (approximately $53K) are not far behind. Salaries are anything but generous for Case Managers, whose earnings rank lowest on the pay scale at $35K.


Home to a large number of Conn alums, New York, N.Y. is by far the most attractive city for these former students. In addition, former Conn students often head to Olympia, Wash. after graduating, where the median salary comes to $120K in this top-paying city. Home to the lowest median salary for Conn alumni is Washington, DC, a popular place for former students despite its $38K average paycheck. Other common destinations include Boston, Mass. and Los Angeles, Calif.

Degree Major

Financial compensation is highest for Conn grads with a B.A. in Government (average earnings climb to $93K per year). Those holding a B.A. in Environmental Studies are less fortunate in terms of earnings, bringing in about $32K on average per year.


For Connecticut College grads, proficiency in SQL warrants a paycheck that is 38 percent more than other alumni salaries. Many former Conn students are familiar with Project Management, and nearly one in four grads move on to positions where this experience is utilized. Experience with Strategic Marketing, Financial Analysis, and Event Planning is highly valued as well.

Benefits and Perks

It is no small feat that almost all survey participants are given health coverage, and a strong majority of former students accept dental insurance. In an effort to save up for the years ahead, the vast majority of graduates contribute to a 401(k). Connecticut College alumni are rewarded with additional benefits, such as a casual working environment, life insurance, a company-subsidized cell phone, tuition reimbursement, and 403(b).

Related Schools

Median pay for Vassar College grads is approximately $60K, making their salaries most similar to those of Conn grads. Wesleyan University, Trinity College, and Wheaton College are also similar to Conn.

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Key Stats for Connecticut College


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$31,546 - $74,519
$37,095 - $91,563
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1-4 years
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Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 18 votes.

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