Culinary Institute of America (CIA) - Hyde Park, NY Alumni Average Salary

The Culinary Institute of America, a school in Hyde Park, N.Y., has roughly 3,000 undergrads. This report is based on the responses of Culinary Institute of America graduates who completed the PayScale salary survey.

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1426th

20 Year Net ROI 

$94,600

Annual ROI 

2.2%

Total 4 Year Cost 

$170,000

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52nd

Early Career Salary 

$34,800

Mid-Career Salary 

$60,400

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Culinary Institute of America (CIA) - Hyde Park, NY School Alumni

Median Salary by Job

Job
National Salary Data 
$0$23K$46K$69K
Executive Chef
6 salaries
$67,961  
   
Sous Chef
2 salaries
$47,233  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 17 Jun 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 19

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About This School

1946 Campus Drive
Hyde Park, NY 12538-1499

Culinary Institute of America, Culinary Institute of America (CIA)

2,814

Private School, Business

78 %

20 %

31 %

Industry

Graduates of the Culinary Institute of America are found working in a number of different fields including the food service industry, the retirement community industry, and clinical care. The majority of alumni accept jobs in the restaurant industry. Less than ten percent of Culinary Institute of America grads move into the fine dining restaurant industry — it is the road least traveled for this demographic. The average salary for a grad from the Culinary Institute of America is $47K.

Gender

There is a sizable difference between men's post-college salaries and women's: the median for the former is approximately $54K, but the median for the latter is only $34K.

Jobs

Among Culinary Institute of America alumni, those working as Executive Chefs report the highest median pay of about $67K.

Locations

Many Culinary Institute of America students are Portland, Ore.-bound following college.

Degree Major

Among the highest-paid Culinary Institute of America alumni are those with a Bachelor's Degree — they earn close to $50K on average per year. Those holding an Associate's Degree are less fortunate in terms of earnings, bringing in around $43K on average per year.

Skills

Culinary Institute of America grads who have experience with Operations Management can expect to make 58 percent more than other alumni ($75K on average). People Management is a popular skill among Culinary Institute of America alumni, with nearly one-half of grads reporting using it on the job. Food Preparation, Training, and Menu Planning are among other dominant skills.

Benefits and Perks

A majority of alums can rely on paid vacation days, but just two-fifths of alumni have the luxury of paid sick time. A majority of the survey participants take advantage of a 401(k) plan. Benefits are rather generous for graduates of this school; a majority of graduates are rewarded with health insurance and roughly half of the alums report dental coverage, too. Culinary Institute of America grads also enjoy benefits like a company-subsidized cell phone, life insurance, a casual working environment, and tuition reimbursement.

Related Schools

Median pay for United States Sports Academy grads is about $50K, making their salaries most similar to those of Culinary Institute of America grads. Cincinnati College of Mortuary Science, Pacific Oaks College, and Pardee RAND Graduate School are also similar to Culinary Institute of America.

Key Stats for Culinary Institute of America (CIA) - Hyde Park, NY

Gender

Female
25 %
Male
75 %
Salary
$34,250
Salary
$38,787 - $70,000

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 2 votes.
Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
16%
5-9 years
28%
10-19 years
20%
20 years or more
32%
$36,860 - $68,784
$37,235 - $120,000

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