Grove City College Alumni Average Salary

Ranked in the top 20 percent of universities by return on investment, Grove City College is a Presbyterian Church (USA) university based in Grove City, Pa., and it's home to around 2,000 undergraduates. Students at the school often study in the liberal arts and sciences. This summary is derived from information given by Grove City College grads who completed the PayScale salary survey.

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College ROI Report

259th

20 Year Net ROI 

$374,000

Annual ROI 

8.0%

Total 4 Year Cost 

$101,000

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College Salary Report

119th

Early Career Salary 

$48,800

Mid-Career Salary 

$96,600

% High Meaning 

46 %

Compare to Other 4-Year Schools

Grove City College School Alumni

Median Salary by Job

Job
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Product Engineer$59,720  
   
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 15 Jul 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 16

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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 %

Industry

A large chunk of former Grove City College students are employed in the banking industry; in fact, this is the most popular job sector for this population. Former Grove City College graduates bring in around $55K on average.

Locations

Grove City College grads also flock to New York, N.Y., which is home to salaries significantly above average (median pay is about $87K). Pittsburgh, Pa. is a popular spot for former Grove City College students at the opposite end of the pay scale; in fact, average salaries there are the lowest at $63K.

Degree Major

Grove City College grads who fare the best in terms of salary hold a Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering (ME) and earn a median salary of $60K per year. On the other end of the spectrum, those with a B.A. in Political Science (PolySci) tend to do the worst in terms of salary, making an average $50K per year.

Skills

For Grove City College grads, proficiency in HTML warrants a paycheck that is 59 percent more than other alumni salaries. Project Management is a popular skill among Grove City College alumni, with slightly less than one-fifth of workers reporting using it on the job. Proficiency in SolidWorks, Test Engineering, and HTML command top-of-the-line rewards as well.

Benefits and Perks

Paid vacation days are a given for the larger part of respondents, but only one in three grads are rewarded with paid sick leave. To plan for old age, almost all former students maintain savings accounts through a company's 401(k) plan. Health benefits extend to the vast majority of survey participants, and a large number of survey participants also receive dental coverage. Other benefits that Grove City College alumni receive are life insurance, a casual working environment, tuition reimbursement, and stock options.

Related Schools

Median pay for Saint Mary's College grads is approximately $58K, making their salaries most similar to those of Grove City College grads. Bloomfield College, Martin University, and Calvin College are also similar to Grove City College.

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Test Scores

Academics 25th Percentile 75th Percentile
SAT Scores*
* SAT writing score is not included.
1079 1334
ACT Scores 24 29

Key Stats for Grove City College

Gender

Female
43 %
Male
57 %
Salary
$36,000 - $59,000
Salary
$39,594 - $70,000
Less than 1 year
14%
1-4 years
52%
5-9 years
5%
10-19 years
10%
20 years or more
19%

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