Fitchburg State College Alumni Average Salary

Nestled away in Fitchburg, Mass., Fitchburg State University, a school, has a student population of roughly 4,000. This outline is based on answers to PayScale's salary survey.

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College ROI Report

538th

20 Year Net ROI 

$279,000

Annual ROI 

7.6%

Total 4 Year Cost 

$83,400

Compare to Other Schools

College Salary Report

476th

Early Career Salary 

$40,100

Mid-Career Salary 

$76,900

% High Meaning 

41 %

Compare to Other 4-Year Schools

Fitchburg State College School Alumni

Median Salary by Years Experience

Years Experience
National Salary Data 
$0$50K$100K$150K
5-9 years
2 salaries
$64,481  
   
10-19 years
3 salaries
$76,000  
20 years or more
2 salaries
$133,500  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 24 Jun 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 8

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About This School

160 Pearl St
Fitchburg, MA 01420-2697

4,245

State School

50 %

12 %

67 %

38 %

Industry

Those with an education from Fitchburg State earn an average of $63K.

Gender

After college, a notable gender gap appears: the average female graduate makes $70K where the average male graduate hauls home approximately $150K.

Degree Major

Former Falcons who fare the best in terms of salary hold a Master of Business Administration (MBA), Business Administration and earn a median salary of about $113K per year. A Bachelor of Science in Bachelor of Science (BS / BSc) is less advantageous in terms of earnings; alums with this degree are the lowest earners with a median annual pay of $43K.

Skills

Contract Negotiation is a common skill among Fitchburg State alumni — slightly more than a fifth of grads mention using it at work. Contract Negotiation commands a pay premium of 98 percent for former Falcons.

Benefits and Perks

Just one in three grads enjoy paid vacation and merely one-third of alumni get paid sick time. Most graduates take advantage of a 401(k) plan. Dental insurance applies to a strong majority of alums, and a large number of survey participants report health coverage.

Related Schools

Alumni of University of Massachusetts pick up average paychecks of $62K, which is closest to the amount made by Fitchburg State grads among similar schools. Framingham State University, Salem State University, and Bridgewater State University are also similar to Fitchburg State.

Test Scores

Academics 25th Percentile 75th Percentile
SAT Scores 1320 1620
ACT Scores 18 22

Key Stats for Fitchburg State College

Gender

Female
55 %
Male
45 %
Salary
$32,981 - $75,497
Salary
$150,000

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 2 votes.
1-4 years
21%
5-9 years
29%
10-19 years
29%
20 years or more
21%

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