Elmira College Alumni Average Salary

Elmira College is a university based in Elmira, N.Y. that is home to around 1,000 undergraduates. Figures cited in this summary are based on graduates' replies to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

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Elmira College Alumni

Median Salary by Job

National Salary Data 
Elementary School Teacher
3 salaries
Category Manager
2 salaries
Registered Nurse (RN)
2 salaries
Executive Assistant
2 salaries
Executive Director
2 salaries
High School Teacher
2 salaries
Customer Service Manager
2 salaries
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 Sep 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 75
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About This School

One Park Place
Elmira, NY 14901



Private School

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The health care services industry is the sector most highly represented among alumni. Unfortunately, former Elmira College students — a population with excellent SAT results — report salaries on the lower end of the pay scale. Those with an education from Elmira College earn an average of approximately $49K.


It's worth noting that female graduates earn a median salary of around $50K whereas the men's median is $64K.


Many Elmira College grads flock to Corning, N.Y.

Degree Major

Financial compensation is highest for Elmira College grads with a Bachelor's Degree (average earnings climb to about $42K per year).


Many Elmira College grads have knowledge of Customer Service, with approximately one-fourth of alumni using this program on the clock. Knowledge of Home Health/Home Care seems to be related to bigger paychecks; in fact, skilled alumni bring in salaries that are 155 percent more than their former classmates' salaries ($125K). Experience with Project Management, Customer Relations, and Home Health/Home Care is highly valued as well.

Benefits and Perks

Most alums opt for a 401(k) to save for retirement. Health insurance benefits extend to a large number of grads, and a fair number of alumni sign up for dental plans. Elmira College grads are also lucky enough to receive a company-subsidized cell phone, flexible hours, and life insurance.

Related Schools

Alumni of Thiel College pick up average paychecks of $49K, which is closest to the amount made by Elmira College grads among similar schools. Hilbert College, Cedar Crest College, and Southern Vermont College are also similar to Elmira College.

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Key Stats for Elmira College


67 %
33 %
$33,572 - $121,513
$37,700 - $85,250
Less than 1 year
1-4 years
5-9 years
10-19 years
20 years or more

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 2 votes.
$28,500 - $75,700

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