Fitchburg State College Alumni Average Salary

Around 4,000 people attend Fitchburg State University, a institution based in Fitchburg, Mass. This summary is derived from information given by Fitchburg State grads who completed the PayScale salary survey.

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College ROI Report

678th

20 Year Net ROI 

$243,000

Annual ROI 

7.4%

Total 4 Year Cost 

$80,700

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College Salary Report

583rd

Early Career Salary 

$41,000

Mid-Career Salary 

$73,700

% High Meaning 

52 %

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Fitchburg State College Alumni

Median Salary by Job

Job
National Salary Data 
$0$50K$100K$150K
Project Manager, Construction
5 salaries
$85,000  
   
Assistant Project Manager, Construction
4 salaries
$68,500  
Operations Manager
4 salaries
$48,560  
Board Certified Behavior Analyst
3 salaries
$65,000  
Assistant Construction Superintendent
3 salaries
$56,120  
Corporate Controller
3 salaries
$118,826  
Financial Controller
2 salaries
$100,500  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Apr 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 232
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About This School

160 Pearl St
Fitchburg, MA 01420-2697

4,245

State School

50 %

12 %

67 %

38 %


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Industry

Former Fitchburg State students are professionally suited for a wide range of fields including IT services, the retail industry, and the education industry. A large chunk of former Fitchburg State students are employed in the health care industry; in fact, this is the most popular job sector for this population. Those with an education from Fitchburg State earn an average of $56K.

Gender

After graduation, men go on to earn an average of around $57K per year compared to women, who earn $69K.

Locations

Many Fitchburg State students are Boston, Mass.-bound following college. The top-paying city popular with Fitchburg State alumni is Framingham, Mass., which offers a median salary of approximately $97K. Fitchburg State grads love their alma mater so much that many stick around in Fitchburg despite the median salary there ranking lowest among popular cities (about $47K). Graduates of Fitchburg State also relocate to Worcester, Mass., which is not far away, and Andover, Mass.

Degree Major

Fitchburg State students with a Master of Business Administration (MBA) can expect to make the most money ($113K on average per year) compared to their fellow graduates. On the other end of the spectrum, those with a Bachelor of Science in Bachelor of Science (BS / BSc) tend to do the worst in terms of salary, making an average $43K per year.

Skills

Competency in People Management translates into above-average pay for former Falcons — they earn 134 percent more than their fellow graduates. Fitchburg State grads are usually competent in Curriculum Planning, and close to one-tenth of alumni continue practicing this skill in their career. Other prime know-hows include Project Management, Customer Service, and Fundraising.

Benefits and Perks

Though vacation and sick days are paid for some, these benefits are reported by the minority of graduates (one in three grads and one-third of alumni, respectively). More than half of alums take advantage of a 401(k) plan. More than half of grads receive health insurance, and the larger part of grads get dental coverage. Additional perks enjoyed by Fitchburg State University grads include tuition reimbursement, a casual working environment, life insurance, and company pension plan.

Related Schools

Southern Connecticut State University grads report the most similar salaries to Fitchburg State alums, earning approximately $56K on average. Framingham State University, Salem State University, and Bridgewater State University are also similar to Fitchburg State.

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Key Stats for Fitchburg State College

Gender

Female
60 %
Male
40 %
Salary
$29,005 - $78,157
Salary
$41,692 - $126,691
Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
27%
5-9 years
25%
10-19 years
20%
20 years or more
22%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 4 votes.

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