Ithaca College Alumni Average Salary

Ithaca College, a school in Ithaca, N.Y., has roughly 6,000 undergrads. The data for this synopsis comes from former Ithaca College students who took the PayScale salary survey.

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Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 29 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 509

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About This School

953 Danby Rd
Ithaca, NY 14850-7002


Private School

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The most popular career sector among alumni is the health care industry. Ithaca College graduates see an average starting salary of approximately $60K.


Male graduates on average earn more than female graduates; the first group banks $67K per year, but the second group takes home only $50K.


The most popular destination for former Ithaca College students is Rochester, N.Y. Philadelphia, Pa. is also a common destination for Ithaca College grads and offers the best pay with a median salary of about $117K. For comparison, the lowest-paying city popular with Ithaca College alumni is New York, N.Y., which offers a median salary of $75K.

Degree Major

Among the highest-paid Ithaca College alumni are those with a Bachelor of Science in Communication — they earn close to around $100K on average per year. Ranking last in the compensation department are those holding a Bachelor of Science in Radio & Television — their annual income amounts to $30K on average.


Many Ithaca College grads have knowledge of Project Management, with less than ten percent of alumni using this program on the clock. Ithaca College grads with Tax Compliance experience garner salaries that are more than double other grads' salaries. Competency in Microsoft Excel, Media / Public Relations, and JavaScript also warrants excellent remuneration.

Benefits and Perks

To plan for old age, a majority of alums maintain savings accounts through a company's 401(k) plan. More than half of graduates receive health insurance, and more than half of survey participants get dental coverage. Graduates of Ithaca College are also recipients of a casual working environment, life insurance, tuition reimbursement, a company-subsidized cell phone, and 403(b).

Related Schools

Canisius College graduates, who earn around $61K on average, make a similar amount to Ithaca College grads. Alfred University, Nazareth College, and the Rochester Institute of Technology are also similar to Ithaca College.

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Key Stats for Ithaca College


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$22,075 - $57,623
$29,799 - $115,850

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based on 2 votes.
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1-4 years
5-9 years
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$40,000 - $115,000
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