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Average Salary for Goucher College Alumni

Goucher College is located in Baltimore. The data for this synopsis comes from former Goucher College students who took the PayScale salary survey.

Goucher College Alumni

Median Salary by Job

National Salary Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are the gross, national median (50th percentile). Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
Executive Assistant
4 salaries
Grant Writer
2 salaries
Information Technology (IT) Manager
2 salaries
Executive Director
2 salaries
Director of Operations
2 salaries
Online Marketing Content Writer
2 salaries
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 13 Dec 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 51
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Goucher College Details

1021 Dulaney Valley Rd
Baltimore, MD 21204-2794

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Graduates of Goucher College are found working in a number of different fields including the shipping, transportation, warehousing, or logistics industry, the arts, entertainment, and recreation industry, and the education and promotion of democracy industry. The most popular career sector among alumni is the education industry. For Goucher College alumni — a demographic with impressive SAT scores — salaries actually come in on the lower end. Former Goucher College graduates tend to bring in approximately $47K.


In the Goucher College alumni professional community, Information Technology Managers make the highest median pay ($64K), though Directors of Operations ($58K), and Executive Assistants (about $50K) are close competitors. Online Marketing Content Writers face rather mediocre compensation — average salaries are actually the lowest at $39K.


Upon earning their degree, many Goucher College grads prefer to remain in Baltimore; in fact, slightly less than a fourth of grads enjoy the area so much that they find permanent jobs in the city. Another city that attracts a wealth of Goucher College grads is Englewood Cliffs; given its high compensation ($64K is the average salary), the city's popularity should come as no surprise. For comparison, the lowest paying city popular with Goucher College alumni is Philadelphia, which offers median salaries of around $39K. Washington, DC and New York are popular choices as well.

Degree Major

With annual earnings of about $70K per year, Goucher College grads who have a Master of Business Administration (MBA) are the best paid among the alumni population. Ranking last in the compensation department are those holding a B.A. in Sociology — their annual income amounts to $27K on average.


Event Planning commands a pay premium of 19 percent for Goucher College grads. Nearly one in seven Goucher College grads wind up using Project Management at their job, which is one of the most common skills among alumni. Other top skills include Social Media Marketing, Microsoft Office, and Organizing.

Benefits and Perks

Only about one in four survey participants enjoy paid vacation and one in seven survey participants receive sick leave. The greater part of graduates set aside retirement funds in an employer-sponsored 401(k). A solid majority of alumni receive health insurance, and a majority of respondents get dental coverage. Alumni of Goucher College also take in a casual working environment, a company-subsidized cell phone, life insurance, and optional telecommute / work from home.

Related Schools

Alumni of Washington College pick up average paychecks of $48K, which is closest to the amount made by Goucher College grads among similar schools. McDaniel College, St John's College, and Gettysburg College are also similar to Goucher College.

Test Scores

Academics 25th Percentile 75th Percentile
SAT Scores 1560 1920
ACT Scores 23 29

Key Stats

72 %
28 %
$29,590 - $63,918
$30,913 - $63,877
Less than 1 year
1-4 years
5-9 years
10-19 years
20 years or more
Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 20 votes.

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