Long Island University - C W Post Campus Alumni Average Salary

Long Island University is a university based in Brookville, N.Y. that is home to around 8,000 undergraduates. Figures cited in this summary are based on graduates' replies to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

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College ROI Report

1211th

20 Year Net ROI 

$80,900

Annual ROI 

1.9%

Total 4 Year Cost 

$199,000

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College Salary Report

199th

Early Career Salary 

$46,700

Mid-Career Salary 

$86,700

% High Meaning 

64 %

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Long Island University - C W Post Campus Alumni

Median Salary by Job

Job
National Salary Data 
$0$25K$50K$75K
General / Operations Manager
5 salaries
$68,784  
   
Executive Assistant
5 salaries
$60,000  
Staff Accountant
5 salaries
$60,000  
Paralegal
4 salaries
$59,000  
Librarian
3 salaries
$48,000  
Director, Marketing & Business Development
3 salaries
$75,000  
Director of Development (Fundraising)
3 salaries
$55,955  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 4 Dec 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 393
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About This School

720 Northern Blvd
Brookville, NY 11548-1300

Long Island University C.W. Post Campus

7,983

Private School

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Industry

The health care services industry is the sector most highly represented among alumni. The average starting salary for a graduate of Long Island University-C W Post Campus is $60K.

Locations

It is also not uncommon to find former Long Island University-C W Post Campus students living and working in Melville, N.Y. — this top-paying city is a popular destination with a median salary of $82K. Long Island University-C W Post Campus alumni in New York, N.Y. can often be found sliding in at the lower end of the pay scale, where median paychecks are the smallest at about $60K.

Degree Major

Long Island University-C W Post Campus students with a Master of Public Administration (MPA) can expect to make the most money (approximately $96K on average per year) compared to their fellow graduates. On the other end of the spectrum, those with a Bachelor's Degree tend to do the worst in terms of salary, making an average $60K per year.

Skills

Long Island University grads with Customer Relationship Management (CRM) experience garner salaries that are 68 percent more than other grads' salaries. Long Island University-C W Post Campus alumni are often well versed in Problem Solving, with just under one in five grads ending up in jobs that require this skillset. Customer Relationship Management (CRM), Human Resources, and Financial Reporting are among other dominant skills.

Benefits and Perks

A lucky minority (about two-fifths of alumni) are fortunate enough to be compensated for vacation while just one in three grads get sick time. A strong majority of graduates opt for a 401(k) to save for retirement. Benefits are rather generous for graduates of this school; a strong majority of grads are rewarded with health insurance and a strong majority of alums report dental coverage, too. Additional perks enjoyed by Long Island University grads include flexible hours, a casual working environment, a company-subsidized cell phone, and life insurance.

Related Schools

Alumni of Mercy College pick up average paychecks of around $61K, which is closest to the amount made by Long Island University-C W Post Campus grads among similar schools. The New York Institute of Technology, College of New Rochelle, and Iona College are also similar to Long Island University-C W Post Campus.

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Key Stats for Long Island University - C W Post Campus

Gender

Female
50 %
Male
50 %
Salary
$56,993 - $77,092
Salary
$55,441 - $84,507
1-4 years
37%
5-9 years
16%
10-19 years
42%
20 years or more
5%

Job Satisfaction

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

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