Hope College Alumni Average Salary

Hope College, a Reformed Church in America school in Holland, Mich., has roughly 3,000 undergrads. Many students here pick up classes in the liberal arts and sciences. This report is based on the responses of Hope graduates who completed the PayScale salary survey.

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About This School

141 E 12th St
Holland, MI 49423



Private School, Liberal Arts, Religious

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Those with an education from Hope earn an average of about $54K.


Hope alumni seem to appreciate living in Holland, and one-fourth of grads actually choose to stay and find employment here after completing their coursework.

Degree Major

A B.A. in Bachelor of Arts (BA) will compensate Hope grads at a much higher rate than other degrees — these alums rake in 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.


Many Hope grads have knowledge of Microsoft Office, with approximately one-fourth of alumni using this program on the clock. Hope College grads with autodesk autocad abilities can expect to make 3 percent more than their former classmates ($53K).

Benefits and Perks

When it comes to benefits, there is room for improvement — only two-fifths of alumni are paid for vacation and just one in five survey participants for sick time. Dental insurance applies to more than half of alums, and nearly all graduates report health coverage. Nearly all respondents allocate some part of their earnings to a company-sponsored 401(k) savings plan. Hope College alumni are also on the receiving end of a casual working environment, life insurance, and a company-subsidized cell phone.

Related Schools

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

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