Hood College Alumni Average Salary

Hood College is a university based in Frederick, Md. that is home to around 1,000 undergraduates. This snapshot results from replies to PayScale's salary survey.

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Median Salary by Years Experience

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National Salary Data 
1-4 years
2 salaries
5-9 years
2 salaries
10-19 years
2 salaries
20 years or more
2 salaries
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 24 Jun 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 8

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About This School

401 Rosemont Ave
Frederick, MD 21701



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Those with a degree from Hood College make an average of about $61K.


After graduation, disparities in salary rise to the surface — males earn an average $75K per year compared to females' $55K.


Graduates of Hood College seem to enjoy living in Frederick, and one in three grads wind up living and working there after graduation.

Degree Major

Financial compensation is highest for Hood College grads with a Master of Arts (MA) (average earnings climb to $71K per year).


Knowledge of Microsoft Office seems to be related to bigger paychecks; in fact, skilled alumni bring in salaries that are 23 percent more than their former classmates' salaries (around $47K). Hood College alumni are often well versed in Microsoft Office, with just under one in three grads ending up in jobs that require this skillset.

Benefits and Perks

A number of grads are rewarded with paid time off, and a majority of respondents report compensation for sick days and vacation time. Most former students set up a 401(k) to save for retirement. Most alums have medical plans, and a majority of alumni have dental insurance. Hood College graduates also take advantage of life insurance, flexible hours, a casual working environment, and tuition reimbursement.

Related Schools

Hampton University graduates, who earn $60K on average, make a similar amount to Hood College grads. Mount St Mary's University, Carlow University, and Franciscan University of Steubenville are also similar to Hood College.

Test Scores

Academics 25th Percentile 75th Percentile
SAT Scores 1370 1710
ACT Scores 18 25

Key Stats for Hood College


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Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 2 votes.
1-4 years
5-9 years
10-19 years
20 years or more

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