Hood College Alumni Average Salary

Hood College, a school in Frederick, Md., has roughly 1,000 undergrads. This summary is derived from information given by Hood College grads who completed the PayScale salary survey.

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About This School

401 Rosemont Ave
Frederick, MD 21701



Private School

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The most popular field is the medical research industry. Graduates of Hood College earn approximately $70K on average.


Male graduates on average earn more than female graduates; the first group banks $89K per year, but the second group takes home only about $64K.


Baltimore, Md. is filled with Hood College grads. The top-paying city popular with Hood College alumni is Rockville, Md., which offers a median salary of $80K. Living in Frederick after college is common among Hood College grads, whose love for the area is more important than the below-average median pay ($71K).

Degree Major

Hood College grads who fare the best in terms of salary hold a Master of Business Administration (MBA) and earn a median salary of around $116K per year. Average annual salaries for those with a Bachelor's Degree are the lowest of the pack, earning $70K.


Microsoft Excel is a common skill among Hood College alumni — close to a sixth of grads mention using it at work. Competency in Financial Analysis translates into above-average pay for Hood College grads — they earn 28 percent more than their fellow graduates. Other top skills include Microsoft Office, Customer Service, and Project Management.

Benefits and Perks

Just one-third of alumni enjoy paid vacation and merely one-third of alumni get paid sick time. The vast majority of former students receive health insurance, and a fair number of alums get dental coverage. Nearly all former students set up a 401(k) to save for retirement. Graduates of Hood College are also recipients of flexible hours, a casual working environment, life insurance, and tuition reimbursement.

Related Schools

Alumni of Hampton University pick up average paychecks of $67K, which is closest to the amount made by Hood College grads among similar schools. 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


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$35,312 - $80,000
$35,745 - $105,732
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Job Satisfaction

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Rated 4 out of 5
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$68,000 - $118,481

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