Hood College Alumni Average Salary

Hood College is a university based in Frederick, Md. that is home to around 1,000 undergraduates. Figures cited in this summary are based on graduates' replies to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

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College ROI Report

1092nd

20 Year Net ROI 

$124,000

Annual ROI 

2.7%

Total 4 Year Cost 

$190,000

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College Salary Report

490th

Early Career Salary 

$40,400

Mid-Career Salary 

$76,300

% High Meaning 

53 %

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Hood College Alumni

Median Salary by Years Experience

Job
National Salary Data 
$0$29K$58K$87K
Software Developer
4 salaries
$86,430  
   
Senior Accountant
4 salaries
$66,940  
Senior Marketing Manager
2 salaries
$63,750  
Research Laboratory Technician
2 salaries
$43,500  
Systems Analyst
2 salaries
$59,512  
Environmental Scientist
2 salaries
$42,500  
Staff Accountant
2 salaries
$37,000  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 5 Dec 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 124
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About This School

401 Rosemont Ave
Frederick, MD 21701

www.hood.edu/admission/

1,388

Private School

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Industry

Following graduation, Hood College students earn an average of $60K.

Gender

After graduation, women go on to earn an average of $54K per year compared to men, who earn approximately $75K.

Locations

Many Hood College alumni remain in Frederick after graduation; just over two-fifths of grads find permanent positions in the workforce here.

Degree Major

Among the highest-paid Hood College alumni are those with a Bachelor's Degree — they earn close to $72K on average per year. Those with a Master of Arts (MA) face salaries on the lower end, coming in at an average $71K per year.

Skills

Hood College alumni are often well versed in Microsoft Office, with nearly one in four grads ending up in jobs that require this skillset. Hood College grads with Project Management experience garner salaries that are 18 percent more than other grads' salaries.

Benefits and Perks

Some graduates are faced with an attractive benefits package; more than half of respondents are paid for both vacation time and sick days. Health insurance benefits extend to most survey participants, and a majority of alumni sign up for dental plans. Most grads opt for a 401(k) to save for retirement. Hood College alumni are rewarded with additional benefits, such as life insurance, flexible hours, a casual working environment, and tuition reimbursement.

Related Schools

Median pay for Hampton University grads is about $60K, making their salaries most similar to those of Hood College grads. Other schools similar to Hood College include Mount St Mary's University, Carlow University, and Franciscan University of Steubenville.

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Key Stats for Hood College

Gender

Female
50 %
Male
50 %
Salary
$53,500
Salary
$74,555
1-4 years
33%
5-9 years
22%
10-19 years
22%
20 years or more
22%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 2 votes.

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