John Carroll University Alumni Average Salary

John Carroll University is a Roman Catholic university based in University Heights, Ohio that is home to around 3,000 undergraduates. Figures cited in this summary are based on graduates' replies to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

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Financial Analyst
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Accounting Supervisor
2 salaries
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About This School

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


Private School, Religious

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Graduates of John Carroll University work in a variety of sectors including the wholesale distribution industry, the property and casualty insurance industry, and IT services. The most popular field is the manufacturing industry. The average starting salary for a graduate of John Carroll University is $64K.


John Carroll University grads who become Presidents garner financial rewards beyond any other job type for this group — these alumni rake in an average $200K annually. However, Chief Financial Officers and Regional Sales Managers also rank as top-earners (bringing in about $173K and approximately $77K, respectively). Relative to other positions, compensation dwindles for Pricing Analysts; alumni in this role face average salaries of $49K.


The most popular destination for former John Carroll University students is Cleveland, Ohio. The top-paying city popular with John Carroll University alumni is Elkhart, Ind., which offers a median salary of around $170K. Home to the lowest median salary for John Carroll University alumni is Youngstown, Ohio, a popular place for former students despite its $43K average paycheck. Other cities of interest include Pittsburgh, Pa. and Chicago, Ill.

Degree Major

John Carroll University students with a Bachelor of Science in Accounting can expect to make the most money (around $140K on average per year) compared to their fellow graduates. Average annual salaries for those with a Bachelor of Science in Economics are the lowest of the pack, earning $36K.


Competency in Operations Management translates into above-average pay for John Carroll University grads — they earn 145 percent more than their fellow graduates. Just under one-fifth of John Carroll University grads wind up using Microsoft Excel at their job, which is one of the most common skills among alumni. Other prime know-hows include Financial Analysis, Microsoft Office, and Financial Reporting.

Benefits and Perks

Slightly more than two-fifths of former students report receiving paid vacation days, but just one in five survey participants are paid for sick leave. A large number of former students plan for retirement by taking advantage of a company-sponsored 401(k) program. For this school, most alums are the recipients of health benefits, and a strong majority of graduates pick up dental plans, too. Additional benefits handed to John Carroll University alumni include life insurance, a company-subsidized cell phone, a casual working environment, and tuition reimbursement.

Related Schools

Alfred University grads report the most similar salaries to John Carroll University alums, earning $63K on average. Baldwin-Wallace College, Gannon University, and the University of Findlay are also similar to John Carroll University.

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Test Scores

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

Key Stats for John Carroll University


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$34,500 - $78,210
$38,953 - $89,729
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Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 23 votes.

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