Illinois Wesleyan University (IWU) Alumni Average Salary

Around 2,000 people attend Illinois Wesleyan University, a institution based in Bloomington, Ill. Students at the school often study in the liberal arts and sciences. This outline is based on answers to PayScale's salary survey.

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Illinois Wesleyan University (IWU) Alumni

Median Salary by Years Experience

National Salary Data 
Staff Accountant
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Project Manager, Web
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Finance Manager
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Assistant Controller
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Program Coordinator, Non-Profit Organization
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Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 16 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 134

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About This School

1312 N Park St
Bloomington, IL 61702-2900


Private School, Liberal Arts

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IWU graduates see an average starting salary of around $56K.


After graduation, disparities in salary rise to the surface — males earn an average $78K per year compared to females' $53K.

Degree Major

IWU grads who hold a Bachelor's Degree can expect to fare better than most fellow alumni, earning an average $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). IWU grads are usually competent in Project Management, and slightly more than a fifth of alumni continue practicing this skill in their career.

Benefits and Perks

Some take advantage of an attractive benefits package; a fair number of grads are paid for both vacation and sick time. A fair number of respondents have medical plans, and a strong majority of alumni have dental insurance. To plan for old age, a fair number of graduates maintain savings accounts through a company's 401(k) plan. Other benefits that Illinois Wesleyan University alumni receive are life insurance, tuition reimbursement, and 403(b).

Related Schools

Wheaton College grads bring in salaries of around approximately $59K, making them the most similar to IWU alumni in terms of earnings. Other schools similar to IWU include Knox College, Monmouth College, and Wabash College.

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Key Stats for Illinois Wesleyan University (IWU)


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$44,220 - $70,964
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5-9 years
10-19 years
20 years or more
$44,220 - $73,250

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