Average Salary for Fairleigh Dickinson University (FDU) Alumni

Fairleigh Dickinson University (FDU) grads can expect to earn between $61K on the low end and $140K at the high end. The information for this snapshot was generated by alumni responses to the PayScale salary survey.

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Fairleigh Dickinson University (FDU) Alumni

Median Salary by Job

Job
National Salary Data 
$0$50K$100K$150K
Vice President (VP), Finance
3 salaries
$130,000  
   
Production Manager, Manufacturing
2 salaries
$73,500  
Account Manager
2 salaries
$61,249  
Senior Financial Analyst
2 salaries
$80,500  
Finance Director
2 salaries
$106,500  
Executive Director
2 salaries
$102,500  
Software Engineer
2 salaries
$111,236  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 26 Jul 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 139
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Industry

The most highly represented industry among alumni is the telecommunications industry.

Gender

After graduation, women go on to earn an average of $67K per year compared to men, who earn around $89K.

Jobs

Fairleigh Dickinson University (FDU) grads who become Executive Directors are compensated well above average — these folks are top-earners among their graduating class, making an average approximately $140K yearly. Also notably well-paid are VPs of Finance and Software Engineers; their salaries approach about $130K and $113K, respectively. Sliding in near the bottom are Account Managers, who report earnings of about $61K.

Locations

Many Fairleigh Dickinson University (FDU) grads flock to New York, N.Y. It is no surprise that Cherry Hill, N.J., which hands out the biggest paychecks (the average salary is $130K), is another of the most popular spots for former Fairleigh Dickinson University (FDU) students. Though Newark, N.J. takes the cake for lowest pay among Fairleigh Dickinson University (FDU) grads (the median salary is $50K there), it remains a common destination for former students. Graduates also relocate to Morristown, N.J. and Paramus, N.J.

Degree Major

Among the highest-paid Fairleigh Dickinson University (FDU) alumni are those with a B.A. in Business Administration — they earn close to approximately $130K on average per year. Those with a B.A. in Psychology face salaries on the lower end, coming in at an average $45K per year.

Skills

Fairleigh Dickinson University (FDU) grads who have experience with People Management can expect to make 35 percent more than other alumni ($105K on average). Many Fairleigh Dickinson University (FDU) grads have knowledge of Project Management, with around one in ten alumni using this program on the clock. Experience with Microsoft Excel, Operations Management, and Budget Management is highly valued as well.

Benefits and Perks

Only about two-fifths of alumni enjoy paid vacation and one-third of alumni receive sick leave. It is no small feat that a large number of alums are given health coverage, and a fair number of survey participants accept dental insurance. A large number of respondents report contributing to a 401(k). Alumni of Fairleigh Dickinson University (FDU) also take in life insurance, a company-subsidized cell phone, a casual working environment, and tuition reimbursement.

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Key Stats for Fairleigh Dickinson University (FDU)

Gender

Female
46 %
Male
54 %
Salary
$41,241 - $96,033
Salary
$41,383 - $113,802
Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
21%
5-9 years
22%
10-19 years
22%
20 years or more
31%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 35 votes.

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