Average Salary for Goucher College Alumni

Around 1,000 people attend Goucher College, a institution based in Baltimore, Md. Many students here pick up classes in the liberal arts and sciences. The information for this snapshot was generated by alumni responses to the PayScale salary survey.

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Goucher College Alumni

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Executive Assistant
4 salaries
Director of Operations
2 salaries
Online Marketing Content Writer
2 salaries
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 13 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 33

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About This School

1021 Dulaney Valley Rd
Baltimore, MD 21204-2794



Private School, Liberal Arts

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The most highly represented industry among alumni is the education industry. Graduates of Goucher College earn $49K on average.


Directors of Operations win the contest for best-paid Goucher College alumni, making $58K on average every year, though Executive Assistants (approximately $50K) are not far behind. Online Marketing Content Writers wrap up the bottom of the pay scale, earning $39K.


Goucher College students enjoy their time in Baltimore, and roughly a fifth of students actually choose to live and work there after graduating. New York, N.Y. is also a common destination for Goucher College grads and offers the best pay with a median salary of about $67K. Philadelphia, Pa. is a popular spot for former Goucher College students at the opposite end of the pay scale; in fact, average salaries there are the lowest at around $39K. Nearby Bethesda, Md. and Washington, DC also rank high on the list of cities for Goucher College grads.

Degree Major

A Master of Business Administration (MBA) leads to the highest pay for Goucher College grads ($73K on average per year). Those holding a Master of Arts (MA), Creative Writing are less fortunate in terms of earnings, bringing in around $39K on average per year.


Goucher College grads with Project Management abilities can expect to make 28 percent more than their former classmates ($63K). Project Management is a common skill among Goucher College alumni — around one in seven grads mention using it at work. Other top skills include Social Media Marketing, Copywriting, and Administration.

Benefits and Perks

A lucky minority (about one-fourth of alumni) are fortunate enough to be compensated for vacation while just one-fifth of alumni get sick time. A large number of graduates have medical plans, and the larger part of alums have dental insurance. To plan for old age, a large number of alumni maintain savings accounts through a company's 401(k) plan. Graduates of Goucher College are also recipients of a company-subsidized cell phone, a casual working environment, 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. Other schools similar to Goucher College include McDaniel College, St John's College, and Gettysburg College.

Key Stats for Goucher College


72 %
28 %
$32,356 - $65,818
$40,695 - $62,894
1-4 years
5-9 years
10-19 years
20 years or more

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 14 votes.

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