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Average Salary for Eastern Connecticut State University Alumni

Located in Willimantic, Conn., roughly 5,000 students call Eastern Connecticut State University home for four years. This report is based on the responses of Eastern graduates who completed the PayScale salary survey.

Overall College ROI Rank

782
out of 1312
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ROI Rank for Public (In-State) Universities

271
out of 420
 

Mid-Career Salary Rank for State School

222
out of 445

Typical Early Career Salary

$41,000
Eastern Connecticut State University Alumni

Median Salary by Job

Job
National Salary Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are the gross, national median (50th percentile). Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
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$0$23K$46K$69K
Branch Manager, Banking
5 salaries
$66,129  
   
Human Resources (HR) Manager
4 salaries
$68,250  
Underwriter
3 salaries
$56,000  
Administrative Assistant
3 salaries
$45,000  
Software Engineer
2 salaries
$58,500  
Brand Manager
2 salaries
$48,000  
Customer Service Supervisor
2 salaries
$50,980  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 133
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Eastern Connecticut State University Details

83 Windham St
Willimantic, CT 06226

5,258

State Schools

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9 %

69 %

26 %

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Industry

Former Eastern students are professionally suited for a wide range of fields including the banking industry, the insurance and financial services industry, and public K-12 education. The majority of alumni accept jobs in the education industry. Typical pay for those who graduated from Eastern amounts to $53K.

Jobs

The most lucrative professionals among Eastern alumni are Implementation Consultants and Account Managers; they earn a median annual salary of $82K. Human Resources Managers aren't slouches either, bringing in approximately $68K. Salaries are anything but generous for Marketing Coordinators, where earnings rank lowest on the pay scale at around $45K.

Locations

Those with a degree from Eastern often relocate to Hartford after college. Eastern grads also flock to Boston, which is home to salaries significantly above average (typical pay is $83K). Norwich is a popular spot for former Eastern students at the opposite end of the pay scale; in fact, average salaries there are the lowest at $44K. In addition, grads flock to New York as well as New London.

Degree Major

Eastern students with a B.A. in Business Administration can expect to make the most money (about $125K per year) compared to their fellow graduates. Ranking last in the compensation department are those holding a B.A. in Sociology — their annual income amounts to $35K on average.

Skills

Proficiency in Microsoft Office is common among Eastern alumni, and when it comes to using it on the job, close to a tenth of former students report doing so. Former Warriors who have experience with Financial Analysis can expect to make 47 percent more than other alumni ($79K on average). Experience with Project Management, Microsoft Excel, and Customer Service is highly valued as well.

Benefits and Perks

Only about half of the alumni enjoy paid vacation and one in three grads receive sick leave. For this school, a fair portion of former students are the recipients of health benefits, and a fair portion of alums pick up dental plans, too. A fair portion of respondents opt for a 401(k) to save for retirement. Eastern Connecticut State University alumni are rewarded with additional benefits, such as life insurance, a company-subsidized cell phone, tuition reimbursement, and a casual working environment.

Related Schools

Compensation averages around $54K for Lincoln University alumni, making their earnings most comparable to Eastern grads. SUNY College at Oneonta, Cheyney University of Pennsylvania, and SUNY at Geneseo are also similar to Eastern.

Test Scores

Academics 25th Percentile 75th Percentile
SAT Scores*
* SAT writing score is not included.
920 1110
ACT Scores 19 24

Key Stats

Female
59 %
Male
41 %
Salary
$37,864 - $70,358
Salary
$34,445 - $82,966
Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
35%
5-9 years
24%
10-19 years
28%
20 years or more
9%
Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 53 votes.
$42,923 - $73,738
$32,556 - $63,871
$32,500 - $95,000
$53,981 - $127,500
$37,000 - $61,750

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