Average Salary for Ecole Polytechnique Federale de Lausanne (EPFL) Alumni

Ecole Polytechnique Federale de Lausanne (EPFL) grads can expect to earn between $91K and $120K. The survey respondent pool is largely skewed towards men with a male-to-female ratio of 7-to-1, and men also report larger salaries after graduation than women. The data in this summary come from Ecole Polytechnique Federale de Lausanne (EPFL) alumni who took the PayScale salary survey.

Ecole Polytechnique Federale de Lausanne (EPFL) Alumni

Median Salary by Job

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Software Engineer
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$90,911  
   
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 20 Feb 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 16
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Industry

The software development industry registers as the most common industry among alumni. The average salary for a grad from Ecole Polytechnique Federale de Lausanne (EPFL) is $112K.

Gender

Graduates skew strongly male, with a male-to-female ratio of more than 3 to 1. There's a noticeable difference between the genders; where the average man hauls in about $109K after graduating from Ecole Polytechnique Federale de Lausanne (EPFL), the average woman earns only approximately $81K.

Jobs

Among Ecole Polytechnique Federale de Lausanne (EPFL) alumni, those working as Senior Electrical Engineers report the highest median pay of around $120K.

Locations

It is also not uncommon to find former Ecole Polytechnique Federale de Lausanne (EPFL) students living and working in Portland — this top-paying city is a popular destination with a median salary of $106K. For comparison, the lowest-paying city popular with Ecole Polytechnique Federale de Lausanne (EPFL) alumni is New York, which offers median salaries of approximately $81K.

Degree Major

Among the highest-paid Ecole Polytechnique Federale de Lausanne (EPFL) alumni are those with a Doctorate (PhD) — they earn close to $115K per year. Annual salaries for those with a Master of Science (MS), Computer Science (CS) are the lowest of the pack, earning $96K.

Skills

Many Ecole Polytechnique Federale de Lausanne (EPFL) grads have knowledge of Project Management, with roughly a sixth of alumni using this program on the clock. Project Management commands a pay premium of 39 percent for Ecole Polytechnique Federale de Lausanne (EPFL) grads. Engineering Design, C++, and Java are among other dominant skills.

Benefits and Perks

Lacking in the benefits department, just half of the alumni report compensation for sick days and only one in four survey participants get vacation time. Health benefits extend to a solid majority of former students, and a majority of alumni also receive dental coverage. A strong majority of alumni take advantage of a 401(k) plan. Ecole Polytechnique Federale de Lausanne (EPFL) alumni are also on the receiving end of a casual working environment, life insurance, and a company-subsidized cell phone.

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Key Stats for Ecole Polytechnique Federale de Lausanne (EPFL)

Gender

Female
11 %
Male
89 %
Salary
$80,500
Salary
$70,000 - $126,856
Less than 1 year
21%
1-4 years
21%
5-9 years
32%
10-19 years
26%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 3 votes.

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