Average Salary for Lawrence University Alumni

Lawrence University, a school in Appleton, Wisc., has roughly 2,000 undergrads. Undergraduate study in the liberal arts and sciences is popular here. Alumni responses to PayScale's salary questionnaire form the basis for this outline.

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Lawrence University Alumni

Median Salary by Years Experience

Years Experience
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Less than 1 year
3 salaries
1-4 years
7 salaries
5-9 years
5 salaries
10-19 years
3 salaries
20 years or more
7 salaries
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 25

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About This School

College Ave
Appleton, WI 54911



Private School, Liberal Arts

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The insurance agency or brokerage industry is the sector most highly represented among alumni. Median pay for those who graduated from Lawrence University amounts to $56K.


After graduation, disparities in salary rise to the surface — males earn an average $62K per year compared to females' about $48K.


Many Lawrence University grads flock to Chicago, Ill. Madison, Wisc. is also a common destination for Lawrence University grads and offers the best pay with a median salary of approximately $83K. Lawrence University alumni in Minneapolis, Minn. can often be found sliding in at the lower end of the pay scale, where median paychecks are the smallest at $45K. Other common destinations for Lawrence University grads include close-by Milwaukee, Wisc. and Neenah, Wisc.

Degree Major

With a median annual earnings of $123K per year, Lawrence University grads who have a B.A. in Geology are the best paid among the alumni population. A B.A. in Economics offers the lowest median annual financial reward (around $45K).


Proficiency in Microsoft Office is common among Lawrence University alumni, and when it comes to using it on the job, about one in seven former students report doing so. Competency in Customer Relationship Management (CRM) translates into above-average pay for Lawrence University grads — they earn 29 percent more than their fellow graduates. Also considered top-notch skills are Customer Relationship Management (CRM), Operations Management, and Customer Relations.

Benefits and Perks

As for time away from work, just under half of the alums are compensated for vacation days, but only one in five survey participants can take paid time off due to illness. Most survey participants have medical plans, and a fair number of respondents have dental insurance. Most alums report contributing to a 401(k). Alumni of Lawrence University also take in a casual working environment, a company-subsidized cell phone, life insurance, and flexible hours.

Related Schools

Alumni of Macalester College pick up average paychecks of $53K, which is closest to the amount made by Lawrence University grads among similar schools. Ripon College, Luther College, and Hope College are also similar to Lawrence University.

Key Stats for Lawrence University


43 %
57 %
$40,976 - $70,613
$39,149 - $83,299
Less than 1 year
1-4 years
5-9 years
10-19 years
20 years or more

Job Satisfaction

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

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