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Average Salary for Elmira College Alumni

Elmira College is a university located in Elmira. This overview is derived from alumni replies to PayScale's salary survey.

Elmira College Alumni

Median Salary by Job

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Vice President (VP), Operations
4 salaries
Elementary School Teacher
3 salaries
Student Services Coordinator
2 salaries
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Dec 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 46
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Elmira College Details

One Park Place
Elmira, NY 14901

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Professionally, the banking industry, public K-12 education, and the software development industry are popular business areas among Elmira College alumni. The most highly represented industry among alumni is the education industry. For Elmira College alumni, high SAT scores do not correlate to high-paying positions in the workforce. Graduates of Elmira College typically earn about $49K.


In the Elmira College alumni community, men make a median salary of $66K compared to their female counterparts, who earn around $51K.


VPs of Operations win the contest for best-paid Elmira College alumni, typically making $114K every year, though Student Services Coordinators ($60K) are not far behind. Elementary School Teachers wrap up the bottom of the pay scale, earning $33K.


Many Elmira College students are Corning-bound following college. Rochester is another hot spot for Elmira College grads, where salaries rank at the top of the pay scale (compensation averages out to approximately $135K). Though Columbia takes the cake for lowest pay among Elmira College grads (the median salary is $42K there), it remains a common destination for former students. Other popular cities include Elmira and Denver.

Degree Major

A Bachelor of Science in Accounting earns Elmira College students the most money after college ($145K per year). Those with a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration face salaries on the lower end, coming in close to $30K per year.


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. Competency in Editing translates into above-average pay for Elmira College grads — they earn 49 percent more than their fellow graduates. Demonstrated ability in Project Management, Customer Service, and Microsoft Excel rank among leading skills as well.

Benefits and Perks

Only two-fifths of alumni earn paid vacation and just one-fifth of alumni get paid sick time. For this school, a majority of former students are the recipients of health benefits, and a majority of alumni pick up dental plans, too. A majority of respondents report contributing to a 401(k). Additional perks enjoyed by Elmira College grads include a company-subsidized cell phone, flexible hours, a casual working environment, and tuition reimbursement.

Related Schools

Concordia College graduates, who earn approximately $51K on average, make a similar amount to Elmira College grads. 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.
970 1190
ACT Scores 24 27

Key Stats

69 %
31 %
$32,603 - $71,680
$32,779 - $102,133
Less than 1 year
1-4 years
5-9 years
10-19 years
20 years or more
Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 19 votes.
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