Average Salary for Long Island University Alumni

The figures in this overview come from the responses of Long Island University grads who took the PayScale salary survey.

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Long Island University Alumni

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Retail Manager
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Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 20 Mar 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 35
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The most popular professional field seems to be the health care services industry. The average salary for a grad from Long Island University is approximately $71K.


Many Long Island University grads flock to New York. In addition, former Long Island University students often head to San Francisco after graduating, where typical salaries come to $120K in this top-paying city. The city with the lowest median paycheck frequented by Long Island University alumni is Portland, where earnings average $48K.

Degree Major

A graduate with a Master of Business Administration (MBA) from Long Island University can rake in a whopping $103K per year, more than any other degree from this school. Those holding a Bachelor's Degree are less fortunate in terms of earnings, bringing in about $53K per year.


Operations Management is a popular skill among Long Island University alumni, with one-sixth workers reporting using it on the job. For Long Island University grads, proficiency in Microsoft Word warrants a paycheck that is 58 percent more than other alumni salaries. Customer Service, Human Resources, and Microsoft Excel are desirable skills as well.

Benefits and Perks

Paid vacation days are a given for slightly more than half of the respondents, but only half of the alumni are rewarded with paid sick leave. Benefits are rather generous for graduates of this school; a fair portion of grads are rewarded with health insurance and a majority of the survey participants report dental coverage, too. A fair portion of graduates participate in a 401(k) program. Alumni of Long Island University also take in a company-subsidized cell phone, a casual working environment, life insurance, and tuition reimbursement.

Key Stats for Long Island University


50 %
50 %
$43,398 - $107,963
$46,589 - $103,587
1-4 years
5-9 years
10-19 years
20 years or more

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 13 votes.
$62,000 - $101,036

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