Average Salary for John Carroll University Alumni

Around 3,000 people attend John Carroll University, a Roman Catholic institution based in University Heights, Ohio. This overview is based on graduates' answers to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

Read More

Overall College ROI Rank

out of 1223
See full list

ROI Rank for Private not-for-profit Universities

out of 402

Mid-Career Salary Rank for Religious

out of 280

Typical Early Career Salary

John Carroll University Alumni

Median Salary by Job

National Salary Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are the gross, national median (50th percentile). Pay can vary greatly by location.
Financial Analyst
4 salaries
General / Operations Manager
4 salaries
Pricing Analyst
2 salaries
2 salaries
Regional Sales Manager
2 salaries
Chief Financial Officer (CFO)
2 salaries
Corporate Controller
2 salaries
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 30 Jun 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 110
United States (change)

Find Out Exactly What You Should Be Paid

United States (change)

Comp Managers: Start Here »

About This School

20700 North Park Blvd.
University Heights, OH 44118-4581



Private School, Religious

75 %

16 %

67 %

26 %

Freebase CC-BY Source: Freebase, licensed under CC-BY; IPEDS (As of January, 2015)


Graduates of John Carroll University head into a range of vocations when it comes to work; the wholesale distribution industry, the banking industry, and the health care industry are just a few professional areas popular among alumni. The manufacturing industry registers as the most common industry among alumni. Former John Carroll University students do not typically enter the community mental health center industry; in fact, less than five percent of graduates find work in this area, making it the least likely field for this group to enter. The average salary for a grad from John Carroll University is about $63K.


Among John Carroll University alumni, those working as Presidents report the highest median pay of approximately $200K, followed by Chief Financial Officers ($173K), and Regional Sales Managers ($77K). Pricing Analysts wrap up the bottom of the pay scale, earning $49K.


Many John Carroll University grads end up living in Cleveland, Ohio, deeming it the most popular city for former students of this school. Another city that attracts a wealth of John Carroll University grads is Elkhart, Ind.; given its high compensation (around $170K is the average salary), the city's popularity should come as no surprise. On the other end, John Carroll University grads flock to Youngstown, Ohio, which actually offers the weakest median salary of $43K. Pittsburgh, Pa. and Chicago, Ill. are popular choices as well.

Degree Major

John Carroll University grads who fare the best in terms of salary hold a Bachelor of Science in Accounting and earn a median salary of $140K per year. Graduates holding a Bachelor of Science in Economics fare the worst in terms of compensation with an average yearly salary of approximately $36K.


Operations Management commands a pay premium of 112 percent for John Carroll University grads. John Carroll University grads are usually competent in Microsoft Excel, and slightly less than one-fifth of alumni continue practicing this skill in their career. Also considered top-notch skills are Financial Analysis, Microsoft Office, and Microsoft Word.

Benefits and Perks

When it comes to benefits, there is room for improvement — only two-fifths of alumni are paid for vacation and just one-fifth of alumni for sick time. Benefits are rather generous for graduates of this school; most former students are rewarded with health insurance and a strong majority of graduates report dental coverage, too. Most alumni allocate some part of their earnings to a company-sponsored 401(k) savings plan. Graduates of John Carroll University are also recipients of life insurance, a company-subsidized cell phone, a casual working environment, and tuition reimbursement.

Related Schools

Saint Bonaventure University grads report the most similar salaries to John Carroll University alums, earning $61K on average. Other schools similar to John Carroll University include Baldwin-Wallace College, Gannon University, and University of Findlay.

John Carroll University Job Listings

Search for more jobs:

Test Scores

Academics 25th Percentile 75th Percentile
SAT Scores 1470 1790
ACT Scores 22 27

Key Stats for John Carroll University


36 %
64 %
$31,785 - $76,835
$39,160 - $89,362
Less than 1 year
1-4 years
5-9 years
10-19 years
20 years or more

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 27 votes.

More Salary Charts for John Carroll University

Most Popular Job for John Carroll University Alumni
Median Salary Charts

Most Popular Years Experience for John Carroll University Alumni
Median Salary Charts

Most Popular Employer Name for John Carroll University Alumni
Median Salary Charts

Most Popular City for John Carroll University Alumni
Median Salary Charts

Find Out Exactly What You Should Be Paid

United States (change)

Comp Managers: Start Here »
United States (change)

Subscribe to Our Newsletter

Salary and career advice to put you a step ahead.
newsletter icon


Recent Blog Posts on Career News

Want to Get More Specific? Get a Salary Report Customized for YOU

Tell us about your current job and your skillset, and we’ll let you know how much employers are paying in your area.