Dominican University - River Forest, IL Alumni Average Salary

Dominican University, a Roman Catholic school in River Forest, Ill., has roughly 2,000 undergrads. The numbers in this rundown were provided by the Dominican University grads who participated in PayScale's salary survey.

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Dominican University - River Forest, IL Alumni

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About This School

7900 W Division St
River Forest, IL 60305

Dominican University, Illinois, Dominican University


Private School, Religious

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The average salary for a grad from Dominican University is $54K.

Degree Major

Dominican University students with a Bachelor's Degree can expect to make the most money ($82K on average per year) compared to their fellow graduates.


Financial Analysis commands a pay premium of 54 percent for Dominican University grads. Dominican University grads are usually competent in Project Management, and slightly less than a fourth of alumni continue practicing this skill in their career. Demonstrated ability in Financial Reporting, Strategic Marketing, and Financial Analysis rank among leading skills as well.

Benefits and Perks

Former students at this school — almost all alums — are lucky enough to receive paid vacation and paid sick leave. A fair number of former students set aside retirement funds in an employer-sponsored 401(k). Benefits are rather generous for graduates of this school; a strong majority of alumni are rewarded with health insurance and a strong majority of grads report dental coverage, too. Dominican University grads also enjoy benefits like life insurance, a company-subsidized cell phone, tuition reimbursement, flexible hours, and free drinks.

Related Schools

Aurora University graduates, who earn approximately $51K on average, make a similar amount to Dominican University grads. Concordia University-Chicago, Roosevelt University, and North Park University are also similar to Dominican University.

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