Unfortunately, former Maryland Institute College of Art students — a population with excellent SAT results — report salaries on the lower end of the pay scale. Former Maryland Institute College of Art graduates bring in $36K on average.
Many Maryland Institute College of Art alumni remain in Baltimore after graduation; roughly two-fifths of grads find permanent positions in the workforce here.
A Bachelor's Degree earns Maryland Institute College of Art students the most money after college (an average around $63K per year).
Around one in three Maryland Institute College of Art grads wind up using Graphic Design at their job, which is one of the most common skills among alumni. Competency in Graphic Design translates into above-average pay for Maryland Institute College of Art grads — they earn 64 percent more than their fellow graduates. Proficiency in Operations Management, People Management, and Adobe Illustrator command top-of-the-line rewards as well.
Benefits and Perks
Slightly more than one-third of survey participants participate in a 401(k) retirement savings plan. Health benefits extend to just over a third of alums, and just over one-third of survey participants also receive dental coverage.
Among alumni of similar schools, Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts grads (who make an average of about $35K) earn salaries most similar to Maryland Institute College of Art alumni. Corcoran College of Art and Design, the University of the Arts, and the Curtis Institute of Music are also similar to Maryland Institute College of Art.