Grove City College Alumni Average Salary

Grove City College is a Presbyterian Church (USA) university known for giving students excellent value for their tuition costs. Located in Grove City, Pa., the school is ranked in the top 20 percent of universities by return on investment. The school puts an emphasis on undergraduate study in the liberal arts and sciences. Replies from former Grove City College students to PayScale's salary questionnaire form the basis for this summary.

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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
National Salary Data 
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Product Engineer
2 salaries
$59,720  
   
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 27 May 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

The most popular field is the banking industry. Starting salaries of around $55K are the median among Grove City College grads.

Locations

With a median salary of $87K, New York, N.Y. represents the highest-paid city popular among Grove City College grads. The city with the lowest median paycheck frequented by Grove City College alumni is Pittsburgh, Pa., where earnings average about $63K.

Degree Major

A Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering (ME) will compensate Grove City College grads at a much higher rate than other degrees — these alums rake in $60K on average per year. Ranking last in the compensation department are those holding a B.A. in Political Science (PolySci) — their annual income amounts to approximately $50K on average.

Skills

Grove City College grads with HTML abilities can expect to make 59 percent more than their former classmates ($88K). Slightly less than a fifth of grads report using Project Management as part of their job, making it the most popular skill. Other top skills include SolidWorks, Test Engineering, and HTML.

Benefits and Perks

Paid vacation days are a given for a majority of alums, but only one in three grads are rewarded with paid sick leave. In an effort to save up for the years ahead, nearly all alumni contribute to a 401(k). It is no small feat that nearly all grads are given health coverage, and a large number of survey participants accept dental insurance. Additional perks enjoyed by Grove City College grads include life insurance, a casual working environment, tuition reimbursement, and stock options.

Related Schools

Saint Mary's College graduates, who earn $58K on average, make a similar amount to Grove City College grads. Bloomfield College, Martin University, and Calvin College are also similar to Grove City College.

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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