The most popular field is the consulting industry. Former Manhattan graduates bring in $72K on average.
Graduates from this school who take the survey are more likely to be male — the male-to-female ratio is 3 to 1.
A Bachelor's Degree will compensate Manhattan grads at a much higher rate than other degrees — these alums rake in $67K on average per year.
Competency in Engineering Design translates into above-average pay for former Jaspers — they earn 2 percent more than their fellow graduates. Microsoft Office is a common skill among Manhattan alumni — more than a third of grads mention using it at work. Other prime know-hows include Project Management, Microsoft Excel, and Customer Relationship Management (CRM).
Benefits and Perks
As for time away from work, close to half of the respondents are compensated for vacation days, but only one in three grads can take paid time off due to illness. Health benefits extend to a fair number of grads, and a fair number of graduates also receive dental coverage. A strong majority of alumni allocate some part of their earnings to a company-sponsored 401(k) savings plan. Manhattan College alumni are rewarded with additional benefits, such as a casual working environment and tuition reimbursement.
Alumni of Misericordia University pick up average paychecks of around $69K, which is closest to the amount made by Manhattan grads among similar schools. Wagner College, Salve Regina University, and Western New England University are also similar to Manhattan.