Grove City College Alumni Average Salary

Combining good value and great education, Grove City College is ranked in the top 20 percent of universities by return on investment. Alumni report high financial returns compared to the tuition they paid to attend this a Presbyterian Church (USA) university based in Grove City, Pa. Students at the school often study in the liberal arts and sciences. The figures in this rundown were provided by Grove City College alumni who took the PayScale salary questionnaire.

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College ROI Report

180th

20 Year Net ROI 

$453,000

Annual ROI 

9.2%

Total 4 Year Cost 

$97,400

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College Salary Report

119th

Early Career Salary 

$48,800

Mid-Career Salary 

$96,600

% High Meaning 

46 %

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Grove City College Alumni

Median Salary by Job

Job
National Salary Data 
$0$50K$100K$150K
Mechanical Engineer
12 salaries
$60,684  
   
Software Engineer
8 salaries
$77,948  
Senior Accountant
4 salaries
$66,250  
Administrative Assistant
4 salaries
$35,500  
Senior Software Engineer
4 salaries
$107,009  
Operations Manager
3 salaries
$90,633  
Business Development Director
3 salaries
$66,129  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 27 Nov 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 239
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About This School

100 Campus Dr
Grove City, PA 16127-2104

www.gcc.edu/Admissions.php

2,491

Private School, Liberal Arts, Religious, Sober School

82 %

31 %

45 %


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Industry

The gas heating system manufacturing industry is the sector most highly represented among alumni. Median pay for those who graduated from Grove City College amounts to $56K.

Degree Major

With a median annual earnings of about $60K per year, Grove City College grads who have a Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering (ME) are the best paid among the alumni population. A B.A. in Political Science (PolySci) commands less pay, and these degree-holders face median pay of $50K.

Skills

HTML commands a pay premium of 56 percent for Grove City College grads. Many former Grove City College students are familiar with SolidWorks, and a little less than one-fifth of grads move on to positions where this experience is utilized. Also considered top-notch skills are Project Management, HTML, and Engineering Design.

Benefits and Perks

As for time away from work, the larger part of grads are compensated for vacation days, but only one-third of alumni can take paid time off due to illness. To plan for old age, a large number of alums maintain savings accounts through a company's 401(k) plan. Dental insurance applies to a strong majority of respondents, and most survey participants report health coverage. Alumni of Grove City College also take in life insurance, gym / health club / fitness membership, flexible hours, and a casual working environment.

Related Schools

Compensation averages $58K for Saint Mary's College alumni, making their earnings most comparable to Grove City College grads. Other schools similar to Grove City College include Bloomfield College, Martin University, and Calvin College.

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Key Stats for Grove City College

Gender

Female
35 %
Male
65 %
Salary
$52,499
Salary
$39,732 - $82,541
Less than 1 year
15%
1-4 years
50%
5-9 years
5%
10-19 years
10%
20 years or more
20%
Aqua-Hot Heating Systems
$59,720

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