Average Salary for Elmira College Alumni

Elmira is home to Elmira College. This outline is based on answers to PayScale's salary survey.

Elmira College Alumni

Median Salary by Job

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Vice President (VP), Operations
4 salaries
$114,000  
   
Elementary School Teacher
3 salaries
$32,999  
Student Services Coordinator
2 salaries
$60,000  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 26 Feb 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 41
United States (change)

About This School

One Park Place
Elmira, NY 14901

www.elmira.edu/admissions

1,408

Private School

63 %

7 %

61 %

33 %


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Industry

Graduates of Elmira College work in a variety of industries including the banking industry, public K-12 education, and the software development industry. The education industry registers as the most common industry among alumni. Elmira College students do not advance into high-paying positions after graduation despite their impressive SAT results. The average starting salary for a graduate of Elmira College is about $49K.

Gender

There's a noticeable difference between the genders; where the average man hauls in $64K after graduating from Elmira College, the average woman earns only approximately $51K.

Jobs

In the Elmira College alumni professional community, VPs of Operations make the highest median pay ($114K), though Student Services Coordinators ($60K) are a close competitor. Elementary School Teachers get the short end of the stick when it comes to salary, where grads report making an average of $33K in this job.

Locations

Corning is filled with Elmira College grads. Elmira College alumni seeking the highest salaries end up in Denver, which offers median salaries of around $123K. On the far end of the pay scale, Elmira College alumni often reside in Columbia, which is home to the lowest pay at about $42K. Elmira and Horseheads are popular choices as well.

Degree Major

With annual earnings of $145K per year, Elmira College grads who have a Bachelor of Science in Accounting are the best paid among the alumni population. Those with a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration face salaries on the lower end, coming in close to $30K per year.

Skills

About a seventh of Elmira College grads wind up using Microsoft Office at their job, which is one of the most common skills among alumni. Elmira College grads with Editing abilities can expect to make 50 percent more than their former classmates (around $73K). Experience with Project Management, Customer Service, and Microsoft Excel is highly valued as well.

Benefits and Perks

Only two-fifths of alumni for this school enjoy paid vacation days and about one-fifth of alumni get paid sick time. Health benefits extend to a majority of alumni, and a majority of grads also receive dental coverage. To plan for old age, a majority of the survey participants maintain savings accounts through a company's 401(k) plan. Elmira College grads are also lucky enough to receive a company-subsidized cell phone, a casual working environment, flexible hours, and tuition reimbursement.

Related Schools

Alumni of Notre Dame College pick up average paychecks of $46K, which is closest to the amount made by Elmira College grads among similar schools. Other schools similar to Elmira College include Hilbert College, Cedar Crest College, and Thiel College.

Test Scores

Academics 25th Percentile 75th Percentile
SAT Scores*
* SAT writing score is not included.
950 1150
ACT Scores 20 27

Key Stats for Elmira College

Gender

Female
70 %
Male
30 %
Salary
$32,446 - $65,000
Salary
$32,549 - $89,000
Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
37%
5-9 years
19%
10-19 years
24%
20 years or more
18%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 18 votes.
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$60,000

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