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Average Salary for Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) Alumni

Overall College ROI Rank

3
out of 1312
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ROI Rank for Private not-for-profit Universities

3
out of 476
 

Mid-Career Salary Rank for Engineering

3
out of 34

Typical Early Career Salary

$70,300
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) Alumni

Median Salary by Job

Job
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Software Engineer
35 salaries
$94,541  
   
Mechanical Engineer
28 salaries
$76,052  
Senior Software Engineer
16 salaries
$109,967  
Senior Systems Engineer
12 salaries
$98,990  
Aerospace Engineer
11 salaries
$85,000  
Research Scientist
11 salaries
$101,791  
Senior Mechanical Engineer
10 salaries
$112,000  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 21 Jan 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 683
United States (change)

Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) Details

77 Massachusetts Avenue
Cambridge, MA 02139-4307

web.mit.edu/admissions/

4,503

Private Schools, Research Universities, Engineering

93 %

79 %

27 %

20 %

Massachusetts Institute of Technology, also known as MIT, is a private research university located in Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States. MIT has five schools and one college, containing a total of 32 academic departments, with a strong emphasis on scientific and technological education and research. Founded in 1861 in response to…
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Test Scores

Academics 25th Percentile 75th Percentile
SAT Scores 2090 2350
ACT Scores 32 35

Key Stats

Female
23 %
Male
77 %
Salary
$49,822 - $117,453
Salary
$66,208 - $139,570
Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
25%
5-9 years
20%
10-19 years
26%
20 years or more
22%
Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 181 votes.
$80,700 - $136,350
$85,000 - $140,000
$70,000 - $140,000
$55,752 - $126,714
$71,015 - $139,311
$50,868 - $181,488
$53,582 - $137,455
$64,709 - $128,612

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