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Average Salary for Ithaca College Alumni

Located in Ithaca, N.Y., roughly 6,000 students call Ithaca College home for four years. The figures in this overview come from the responses of Ithaca College grads who took the PayScale salary survey.

Overall College ROI Rank
771
out of 1312
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ROI Rank for Private not-for-profit Universities
286
out of 476
Mid-Career Salary Rank for None
22
out of 75
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Typical Early Career Salary
$44,000
Ithaca College Alumni
Median Salary by Job
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$0$24K$48K$72K
Physical Therapist (PT)
10 salaries
$70,527  
   
Senior Financial Analyst
5 salaries
$66,566  
Software Developer
4 salaries
$53,500  
Account Executive
4 salaries
$42,500  
Senior Physical Therapist
4 salaries
$65,939  
Director of Development, Non-Profit Organization
3 salaries
$68,784  
Managing Editor
3 salaries
$63,871  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 22 Nov 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 289
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Ithaca College Details

Address:

953 Danby Rd
Ithaca, NY 14850-7002

Admissions Website:

Students Enrolled:

6,281

Categories:

Private Schools

Graduation Rate:

77 %

% STEM:

5 %

% Stay In State:

42 %

% Receiving Pell Grants:

20 %
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Industry

The education industry, the advertising agency industry, and the financial services industry are just a few of the areas in which Ithaca College grads find work. The marketing, advertising, and media management industry registers as the most common industry among alumni. The average starting salary for a graduate of Ithaca College is approximately $57K.

Jobs

The Ithaca College alumni who make the most are Physical Therapists; they report a median pay of around $70K. Senior Financial Analysts and Senior Physical Therapists draw in a fair amount as well — $67K and $66K. Collecting the smallest paychecks are Marketing Coordinators — they bring in $42K.

Locations

New York is a hub for Ithaca College graduates — a large number call this city home. Ithaca College alumni seeking the highest salaries end up in Hartford, which offers median salaries of about $74K. Though median pay is subpar ($39K) relative to popular cities, choosing to stay in Ithaca after graduation is a common decision made by many alumni who have developed a love for the area. Boston is also a top pick, as is Washington, DC.

Degree Major

Ithaca College students with a Bachelor of Science in Business & Marketing can expect to make the most money ($90K per year) compared to their fellow graduates. On the other end of the spectrum, those with a B.A. in Journalism tend to do the worst in terms of salary, making $39K per year.

Skills

Knowledge of Physical Therapy seems to be related to bigger paychecks; in fact, skilled alumni bring in salaries that are 31 percent more than their former classmates' salaries (about $74K). Ithaca College grads are usually competent in Project Management, and approximately one in seven alumni continue practicing this skill in their career. Marketing Communications, Microsoft Office, and Microsoft Excel are among other dominant skills.

Benefits and Perks

When it comes to benefits, there is room for improvement — only half of the alumni are paid for vacation and just one in three grads for sick time. Health coverage is awarded to most alumni, and dental insurance is issued to a majority of respondents as well. A fair portion of alums take advantage of a 401(k) plan. Other benefits that Ithaca College alumni receive are a casual working environment, tuition reimbursement, a company-subsidized cell phone, and life insurance.

Related Schools

Compensation averages approximately $56K for Roberts Wesleyan College alumni, making their earnings most comparable to Ithaca College grads. Alfred University, Nazareth College, and Rochester Institute of Technology are also similar to Ithaca College.

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Test Scores
Academics 25th Percentile 75th Percentile
SAT Scores 1570 1900
ACT Scores 23 28

Key Stats

Gender

Female

53 %

female alumni

Male

47 %

male alumni
Salary
$35,812 - $68,889
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$35,547 - $89,277

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
41%
5-9 years
24%
10-19 years
19%
20 years or more
11%

Job Satisfaction


Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 90 votes.

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