Hope College Alumni Average Salary

Nestled away in Holland, Mich., Hope College, a Reformed Church in America school, has a student population of roughly 3,000. Undergraduate study in the liberal arts and sciences is popular here. The numbers in this rundown were provided by the Hope grads who participated in PayScale's salary survey.

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College ROI Report

1312th

20 Year Net ROI 

$117,000

Annual ROI 

2.7%

Total 4 Year Cost 

$162,000

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College Salary Report

450th

Early Career Salary 

$41,400

Mid-Career Salary 

$75,100

% High Meaning 

56 %

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Hope College School Alumni

Median Salary by Job

Job
National Salary Data 
$0$18K$36K$54K
Project Engineer
2 salaries
$53,000  
   
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 24 Jun 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 12

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About This School

141 E 12th St
Holland, MI 49423

www.hope.edu/admissions

3,388

Private School, Liberal Arts, Religious

78 %

19 %

57 %

21 %

Industry

The average salary for a grad from Hope is $54K.

Gender

There's a noticeable difference between the genders; where the average man hauls in about $66K after graduating from Hope, the average woman earns only around $48K.

Locations

Holland is a popular place for Hope students to settle after graduation, and nearly one in four grads find steadfast employment in the city.

Degree Major

A B.A. in Bachelor of Arts (BA) leads to the highest pay for Hope grads (approximately $57K on average per year). Ranking last in the compensation department are those holding a Bachelor's Degree — their annual income amounts to $53K on average.

Skills

Microsoft Office is a popular skill among Hope alumni, with approximately one-fourth of grads reporting using it on the job. Competency in Microsoft Office translates into above-average pay for Hope College grads — they earn 3 percent more than their fellow graduates.

Benefits and Perks

Health coverage is awarded to nearly all survey participants, and dental insurance is issued to a majority of the survey participants as well. Nearly all respondents save up for retirement through a 401(k) plan. Hope College grads are also lucky enough to receive life insurance, a casual working environment, and a company-subsidized cell phone.

Related Schools

Beloit College grads report the most similar salaries to Hope alums, earning $52K on average. Kalamazoo College, Albion College, and Alma College are also similar to Hope.

Test Scores

Academics 25th Percentile 75th Percentile
SAT Scores*
* SAT writing score is not included.
1050 1340
ACT Scores 24 29

Key Stats for Hope College

Gender

Female
50 %
Male
50 %
Salary
$35,528 - $68,898
Salary
$51,522 - $81,448
1-4 years
62%
5-9 years
8%
10-19 years
23%
20 years or more
8%

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