East Stroudsburg University (ESU) Alumni Average Salary

Around 6,000 people attend East Stroudsburg University of Pennsylvania, a institution based in East Stroudsburg, Pa. This report is based on the responses of ESU graduates who completed the PayScale salary survey.

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About This School

200 Prospect Street
East Stroudsburg, PA 18301-2999


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ESU alumni can most commonly be found in the software development industry, the pharmaceutical manufacturing industry, and the medical office industry, though they are employed throughout a wide range of sectors. The most highly represented industry among alumni is the health care industry. ESU graduates see an average starting salary of $53K.


After college, a notable gender gap appears: the average female graduate makes around $44K where the average male graduate hauls home approximately $63K.


The most lucrative professionals among ESU alumni are Clinical Laboratory Supervisors; they earn a median annual salary of $72K. Also approaching the top of the pay scale at about $68K and $59K, respectively, are Financial Analysts and Executive Assistants. Sliding in near the bottom are Retail Store Managers, who report earnings of $26K.


Home to a large number of ESU alums, Allentown, Pa. is by far the most attractive city for these former students. The top-paying city popular with ESU alumni is East Stroudsburg, Pa., which offers a median salary of $59K. For comparison, the lowest-paying city popular with ESU alumni is Newtown, Pa., which offers a median salary of around $26K. Other popular cities for ESU alumni include nearby Philadelphia, Pa. and Scranton, Pa.

Degree Major

Former Warriors who fare the best in terms of salary hold a Master of Computer Science (MCS), Computer Science (CS) and earn a median salary of $94K per year. A Bachelor of Science in Sports Management commands less pay, and these degree-holders face median pay of $26K.


Former Warriors who have experience with Customer Relationship Management (CRM) can expect to make 71 percent more than other alumni ($90K on average). ESU grads are usually competent in Microsoft Excel, and close to one-sixth of alumni continue practicing this skill in their career. Demonstrated ability in Microsoft Office, Customer Service, and Project Management rank among leading skills as well.

Benefits and Perks

Only about two-fifths of alumni enjoy paid vacation and one in four survey participants receive sick leave. Most respondents set aside retirement funds in an employer-sponsored 401(k). Most former students have medical plans, and the larger part of graduates have dental insurance. Graduates of East Stroudsburg University of Pennsylvania are also recipients of life insurance, a casual working environment, tuition reimbursement, and a company-subsidized cell phone.

Related Schools

Compensation averages about $54K for New Jersey City University alumni, making their earnings most comparable to ESU grads. William Paterson University of New Jersey, Montclair State University, and Kean University are also similar to ESU.

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Test Scores

Academics 25th Percentile 75th Percentile
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* SAT writing score is not included.
880 1010
ACT Scores 18 22

Key Stats for East Stroudsburg University (ESU)


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$29,597 - $60,476
$27,616 - $81,284
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1-4 years
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20 years or more

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 14 votes.

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