John Brown University Alumni Average Salary

John Brown University, a school in Siloam Springs, Ark., has roughly 2,000 undergrads. This summary is derived from information given by John Brown University grads who completed the PayScale 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 

$41,400

Mid-Career Salary 

$70,300

% High Meaning 

52 %

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John Brown University Alumni

Median Salary by Job

Job
National Salary Data 
$0$16K$32K$48K
Freight Broker
2 salaries
$47,500  
   
Graphic Designer
2 salaries
$33,971  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 5 Feb 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 32
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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

John Brown University alumni find work in an assortment of industries including clinical care, the food manufacturing industry, and the web development industry. The most popular career sector among alumni is the marketing, advertising, and media management industry. Former John Brown University graduates bring in around $59K on average.

Jobs

John Brown University grads who become Senior Finance Managers garner financial rewards beyond any other job type for this group — these alumni rake in an average $100K annually. However, Freight Brokers also rank as top-earners (bringing in $48K). Sliding in near the bottom are Graphic Designers, who report earnings of $34K.

Locations

Many John Brown University students are Little Rock, Ark.-bound following college. Another city that attracts a wealth of John Brown University grads is Bentonville, Ark.; given its high compensation ($95K is the average salary), the city's popularity should come as no surprise. Relative to other popular cities, Siloam Springs ranks low on the pay scale (average pay is approximately $29K); however, John Brown University grads enjoy the area so much that they often choose to reside here after graduation despite the drawback in salary. Other popular cities include Tulsa, Okla. and Fayetteville, Ark.

Degree Major

John Brown University grads who fare the best in terms of salary hold a Bachelor of Science in Accounting and earn a median salary of about $74K per year. A Bachelor of Science in Bachelor of Science (BS / BSc) commands less pay, and these degree-holders face median pay of around $33K.

Skills

Competency in Strategic Planning translates into above-average pay for John Brown University grads — they earn 70 percent more than their fellow graduates. John Brown University grads are usually competent in Microsoft Excel, and one-sixth of alumni continue practicing this skill in their career. Proficiency in Microsoft Office, Graphic Design, and Project Management command top-of-the-line rewards as well.

Benefits and Perks

When it comes to benefits, there is room for improvement — only one in three grads are paid for vacation and just one in four survey participants for sick time. A large number of respondents save for retirement through a 401(k) plan. Health benefits extend to most former students, and a fair number of respondents also receive dental coverage. Other benefits that John Brown University alumni receive are a casual working environment, life insurance, a company-subsidized cell phone, and free drinks.

Related Schools

Oklahoma Baptist University grads report the most similar salaries to John Brown University alums, earning $56K on average. College of the Ozarks, Oklahoma Wesleyan University, and the University of the Ozarks 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
48 %
Male
52 %
Salary
$26,748 - $67,868
Salary
$32,681 - $86,384
Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
21%
5-9 years
42%
10-19 years
30%
20 years or more
2%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 3 votes.

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