Jacksonville State University (JSU) Alumni Average Salary

Jacksonville State University, a school in Jacksonville, Ala., has roughly 8,000 undergrads. Figures cited in this summary are based on graduates' replies to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

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700 Pelham Road North
Jacksonville, AL 36265

Jacksonville State University



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For JSU alumni — a demographic with impressive SAT scores — salaries actually come in on the lower end. The average starting salary for a graduate of JSU is around $46K.


There's a noticeable difference between the genders; where the average woman hauls in $82K after graduating from JSU, the average man earns only $41K.


Anniston, Ala. is another hot spot for JSU grads, where salaries rank at the top of the pay scale (compensation averages out to approximately $53K). For comparison, the lowest-paying city popular with JSU alumni is Birmingham, Ala., which offers a median salary of $32K.

Degree Major

Former Gamecocks who fare the best in terms of salary hold a Bachelor's Degree and earn a median salary of $57K per year.


Former Gamecocks with Customer Relationship Management (CRM) abilities can expect to make more than double their former classmates (about $100K). JSU alumni are often well versed in Intensive Care Unit (ICU), with one in eight grads ending up in jobs that require this skillset. Other top skills include People Management, Customer Relationship Management (CRM), and Acute Care.

Benefits and Perks

In an effort to save up for the years ahead, more than half of respondents contribute to a 401(k). Health benefits extend to the larger part of graduates, and slightly more than two-fifths of alums also receive dental coverage. Additional perks enjoyed by Jacksonville State University grads include a company-subsidized cell phone and a casual working environment.

Related Schools

Alumni of Auburn University at Montgomery pick up average paychecks of approximately $47K, which is closest to the amount made by JSU grads among similar schools. The University of West Georgia, Kennesaw State University, and North Georgia College & State University are also similar to JSU.

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Key Stats for Jacksonville State University (JSU)


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$31,772 - $53,220

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 3 votes.
1-4 years
5-9 years
10-19 years
20 years or more
$38,200 - $79,500

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