John Brown University Alumni Average Salary

John Brown University is a university based in Siloam Springs, Ark. that is home to around 2,000 undergraduates. This overview is derived from alumni replies to PayScale's salary survey.

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College ROI Report

967th

20 Year Net ROI 

$129,600

Annual ROI 

3.7%

Total 4 Year Cost 

$130,700

Compare to Other Schools

College Salary Report

692nd

Early Career Salary 

$41,000

Mid-Career Salary 

$68,800

% High Meaning 

52.0%

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John Brown University Alumni

Median Salary by Job

Job
National Salary Data 
$0$34K$68K$102K
Graphic Designer
4 salaries
$34,888  
   
Art Director
2 salaries
$65,750  
Freight Broker
2 salaries
$47,500  
Financial Analyst
2 salaries
$50,500  
Senior Finance Manager
2 salaries
$99,900  
Administrative Assistant
2 salaries
$25,629  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 22 Aug 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 55
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About This School

2000 W University St
Siloam Springs, AR 72761

www.jbu.edu/admissions/

2,080

Private School, Business

65 %

5 %

53 %

31 %


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Industry

Former John Brown University students are professionally suited for a wide range of fields including the education industry, the telecommunications industry, and the mechanical contractor industry. The most highly represented industry among alumni is the marketing, advertising, and media management industry. The average starting salary for a graduate of John Brown University is about $53K.

Gender

In the John Brown University alumni community, men make a median salary of $61K compared to their female counterparts, who earn $49K.

Jobs

John Brown University grads who become Senior Finance Managers are compensated well above average — these folks are top-earners among their graduating class, making an average $100K yearly. Also notably well-paid are Art Directors and Financial Analysts; their salaries approach around $66K and approximately $51K, respectively. On the lower end, Administrative Assistants report making $26K.

Locations

Little Rock, Ark. is a hub for John Brown University graduates — a large number call this city home. John Brown University grads also flock to Bentonville, Ark., which is home to salaries significantly above average (median pay is around $85K). Home to the lowest median salary for John Brown University alumni is Fayetteville, Ark., a popular place for former students despite its $38K average paycheck. Other cities of interest include Dallas, Texas and Fort Smith, Ark.

Degree Major

John Brown University grads who hold a Master of Business Administration (MBA), Business Administration can expect to fare better than most fellow alumni, earning an average approximately $85K per year. On the other end of the spectrum, those with a Bachelor of Science in Graphic Design tend to do the worst in terms of salary, making an average $36K per year.

Skills

John Brown University alumni are often well versed in Customer Service, with nearly one in six grads ending up in jobs that require this skillset. Competency in Project Management translates into above-average pay for John Brown University grads — they earn 60 percent more than their fellow graduates. Other top skills include Microsoft Excel, Adobe InDesign, and Project Management.

Benefits and Perks

Only two-fifths of alumni earn paid vacation and just one in five survey participants get paid sick time. Health insurance benefits extend to a large number of respondents, and a strong majority of survey participants sign up for dental plans. A large number of survey participants take advantage of a 401(k) plan. John Brown University alumni are rewarded with additional benefits, such as life insurance, a casual working environment, a company-subsidized cell phone, and tuition reimbursement.

Related Schools

College of the Ozarks graduates, who earn $54K on average, make a similar amount to John Brown University grads. Oklahoma Wesleyan University, the University of the Ozarks, and Evangel University are also similar to John Brown University.

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Test Scores

Academics 25th Percentile 75th Percentile
SAT Scores 1495 1890
ACT Scores 22 28

Key Stats for John Brown University

Gender

Female
47 %
Male
53 %
Salary
$26,963 - $61,339
Salary
$33,810 - $82,903
Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
38%
5-9 years
31%
10-19 years
24%
20 years or more
4%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 14 votes.

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