Coppin State University (CSU) Alumni Average Salary

Around 3,000 people attend Coppin State University, a institution based in Baltimore, Md. Enthusiasm for sports runs deep here (Go Eagles!), and the urban location affords rich cultural experiences for the students. The data for this synopsis comes from former Coppin students who took the PayScale salary survey.

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About This School

2500 West North Avenue
Baltimore, MD 21216-3698

Coppin State, Coppin State College, coppin state university


State School, For Sports Fans

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Graduates of Coppin are found working in a number of different fields including public K-12 education, the health care services industry, and the health care industry. The most highly represented industry among alumni is clinical care. For Coppin alumni, high SAT scores do not correlate to high-paying positions in the workforce. Starting salaries of about $46K are the median among Coppin grads.


After graduation, disparities in salary rise to the surface — males earn an average $66K per year compared to females' $49K.


Graduates of Coppin seem to enjoy living in Baltimore, and the greater part of grads wind up living and working there after graduation. Coppin grads also flock to Baltimore, Md., which is home to salaries significantly above average (median pay is around $49K). Though Washington, DC takes the cake for lowest pay among Coppin grads (the median salary is $30K there), it remains a common destination for former students.

Degree Major

A Bachelor of Science in Biology leads to the highest pay for Coppin grads ($74K on average per year). A Master of Education (MEd), Rehabilitation Counseling offers the lowest median annual financial reward (approximately $45K).


Slightly less than a fifth of grads report using Customer Service as part of their job, making it the most popular skill. Knowledge of Quality Improvement / QA seems to be related to bigger paychecks; in fact, skilled alumni bring in salaries that are 125 percent more than their former classmates' salaries ($102K). Competency in Case Management, Counseling, and Scheduling also warrants excellent remuneration.

Benefits and Perks

Though vacation and sick days are paid for some, these benefits are reported by the minority of graduates (one in three grads and one in three grads, respectively). It is no small feat that a fair number of respondents are given health coverage, and a strong majority of survey participants accept dental insurance. To plan for old age, a strong majority of former students maintain savings accounts through a company's 401(k) plan. Coppin State University graduates also take advantage of a casual working environment, life insurance, flexible hours, and 403(b).

Related Schools

Alumni of Johnson State College pick up average paychecks of about $42K, which is closest to the amount made by Coppin grads among similar schools. The University of the District of Columbia, Cheyney University of Pennsylvania, and the University of Maryland Eastern Shore are also similar to Coppin.

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Key Stats for Coppin State University (CSU)


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Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 7 votes.

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