Ithaca College Alumni Average Salary

Nestled away in Ithaca, N.Y., Ithaca College, a school, has a student population of roughly 6,000. The information for this snapshot was generated by alumni responses to the PayScale salary survey.

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National Salary Data 
Physical Therapist (PT)
6 salaries
Senior Financial Analyst
4 salaries
Software Developer
3 salaries
Business Intelligence Director
2 salaries
Managing Editor
2 salaries
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About This School

953 Danby Rd
Ithaca, NY 14850-7002


Private School

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Former Ithaca College students are professionally suited for a wide range of fields including the health care services industry, the marketing, advertising, and media management industry, and the financial services industry. The most popular field is the education industry. Ithaca College graduates see an average starting salary of approximately $58K.


The Ithaca College alumni who make the most are Physical Therapists; they report a median pay of $69K. Senior Financial Analysts and Managing Editors draw in a fair amount as well — around $66K and $64K, respectively. Account Coordinators wrap up the bottom of the pay scale, earning $41K.


New York, N.Y. is a hot spot for Ithaca College alum. In addition, former Ithaca College students often head to Hartford, Conn. after graduating, where the median salary comes to about $124K in this top-paying city. Orlando, Fla. is a popular spot for former Ithaca College students at the opposite end of the pay scale; in fact, average salaries there are the lowest at $35K. Other popular cities for Ithaca College alumni include nearby Ithaca, N.Y. and Boston, Mass.

Degree Major

A graduate with a Bachelor's Degree, Communication from Ithaca College can rake in a whopping average $128K per year, more than any other degree from this school. Those holding a B.A. in Business Administration are less fortunate in terms of earnings, bringing in about $39K on average per year.


Strategic Marketing commands a pay premium of 64 percent for Ithaca College grads. Project Management is a popular skill among Ithaca College alumni, with around one in eight grads reporting using it on the job. Other prime know-hows include Marketing Communications, Microsoft Office, and Customer Service.

Benefits and Perks

Just two-fifths of alumni enjoy paid vacation and merely one-third of alumni get paid sick time. Health benefits extend to a strong majority of survey participants, and a majority of graduates also receive dental coverage. A fair number of alums allocate some part of their earnings to a company-sponsored 401(k) savings plan. Additional benefits handed to Ithaca College alumni include a casual working environment, life insurance, a company-subsidized cell phone, and tuition reimbursement.

Related Schools

Median pay for Roberts Wesleyan College grads is $56K, making their salaries most similar to those of Ithaca College grads. Other schools similar to Ithaca College include Alfred University, Nazareth College, and the Rochester Institute of Technology.

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Key Stats for Ithaca College


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49 %
$37,417 - $66,990
$35,508 - $88,864
Less than 1 year
1-4 years
5-9 years
10-19 years
20 years or more

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 42 votes.
$35,622 - $67,295
$36,492 - $85,000
$32,052 - $67,000

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