Illinois Wesleyan University (IWU) Alumni Average Salary

Illinois Wesleyan University is a university based in Bloomington, Ill. that is home to around 2,000 undergraduates. Known for its liberal arts and sciences education, undergraduates often take classes in this field. This outline is based on answers to PayScale's salary survey.

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Illinois Wesleyan University (IWU) Alumni

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Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 7 Feb 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 141

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About This School

1312 N Park St
Bloomington, IL 61702-2900


Private School, Liberal Arts

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Following graduation, IWU students earn an average of around $56K.


After college, a notable gender gap appears: the average female graduate makes $53K where the average male graduate hauls home $78K.

Degree Major

Financial compensation is highest for IWU grads with a Bachelor's Degree (average earnings climb to approximately $53K per year).


Illinois Wesleyan University grads who have experience with Data Analysis can expect to make 1 percent more than other alumni (about $55K on average). Slightly less than a fourth of IWU grads wind up using Project Management at their job, which is one of the most common skills among alumni.

Benefits and Perks

Both vacation time and sick leave are paid out for a fair number of grads. Dental insurance applies to a fair number of respondents, and a strong majority of survey participants report health coverage. A strong majority of graduates set up a 401(k) to save for retirement. Other benefits awarded to Illinois Wesleyan University alumni include life insurance, tuition reimbursement, and 403(b).

Related Schools

Wheaton College graduates, who earn $59K on average, make a similar amount to IWU grads. Knox College, Monmouth College, and Wabash College are also similar to IWU.

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$44,220 - $70,964
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$44,220 - $73,250

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