The banking industry is the sector most highly represented among alumni. Salaries are quite modest for Franklin College alumni, inconsistent with the impressive SAT results reported by this group. Starting salaries of $42K are the median among Franklin College grads.
Rather than relocating after graduation, many Franklin College alumni (slightly less than a fourth of) end up finding permanent jobs in Franklin.
A graduate with a Bachelor's Degree from Franklin College can rake in a whopping average $50K per year, more than any other degree from this school. Those with a B.A. in Athletic Training face salaries on the lower end, coming in at an average approximately $47K per year.
Franklin College alumni are often well versed in Customer Relations, with over a third of grads ending up in jobs that require this skillset. Competency in Rehabilitation translates into above-average pay for Franklin College grads — they earn 12 percent more than their fellow graduates.
Benefits and Perks
A lucky minority (about two-fifths of alumni) are fortunate enough to be compensated for vacation while just two-fifths of alumni get sick time. A strong majority of former students enjoy benefits like health insurance, while more than half of survey participants receive dental plans, too. A fair number of grads set aside retirement funds in an employer-sponsored 401(k). Franklin College alumni are also on the receiving end of flexible hours, a casual working environment, and life insurance.
Compensation averages $41K for Greenville College alumni, making their earnings most comparable to Franklin College grads. Other schools similar to Franklin College include Marian University, Saint Mary-of-the-Woods College, and Wilmington College.