Medaille College Alumni Average Hourly Rate

Around 2,000 people attend Medaille College, a institution based in Buffalo, N.Y. Replies from former Medaille College students to PayScale's salary questionnaire form the basis for this summary.

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967th

20 Year Net ROI 

$166,000

Annual ROI 

4.0%

Total 4 Year Cost 

$148,000

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1002nd

Early Career Salary 

$37,700

Mid-Career Salary 

$54,400

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Medaille College Alumni

Median Hourly Rate by Job

Job
National Hourly Rate Data 
$0$6$12$18
Licensed Veterinary Technician
$13.83  
   
Veterinary Technician
$16.74  
Administrative Assistant
$14.48  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Apr 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 49
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About This School

18 Agassiz Circle
Buffalo, NY 14214-2695

www.medaille.edu/admission/

1,727

Private School

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Industry

Graduates of Medaille College head into a range of vocations when it comes to work; higher education, IT services, and the manufacturing industry are just a few professional areas popular among alumni. The most popular professional field seems to be the veterinary care industry. The manufacturing industry is perhaps the least commonly worked industry among Medaille College grads, with around five percent of former students experienced in this area. Medaille College students do not advance into high-paying positions after graduation despite their impressive SAT results. Graduates of Medaille College earn $39K on average.

Locations

More often than not, Medaille College grads continue living in Buffalo, N.Y. (half of former students to be exact) even though the average salary here takes last place on the pay scale ($49K). However, Medaille College grads looking to fill their bank accounts consider moving to Rochester, N.Y. — one of the most popular top-paying cities — with its median salary of $52K.

Degree Major

Medaille College grads who fare the best in terms of salary hold a Master of Arts (MA), Organizational Leadership and earn a median salary of around $67K per year. A Bachelor's Degree is less advantageous in terms of earnings; alums with this degree are the lowest earners with a median annual pay of $50K.

Skills

Knowledge of Strategic Planning seems to be related to bigger paychecks; in fact, skilled alumni bring in salaries that are 163 percent more than their former classmates' salaries (approximately $103K). Nearly one in seven grads report using Project Management as part of their job, making it the most popular skill. Customer Service, Data Analysis, and Radiology are among other dominant skills.

Benefits and Perks

Just under half of the respondents report receiving paid vacation days, but just one-fifth of alumni are paid for sick leave. Benefits are rather generous for graduates of this school; more than half of alums are rewarded with health insurance and slightly less than a third of graduates report dental coverage, too. A majority of grads set aside retirement funds in an employer-sponsored 401(k). Medaille College alumni are also on the receiving end of a casual working environment, 403(b), tuition reimbursement, and life insurance.

Related Schools

Alumni of Concordia University pick up average paychecks of about $51K, which is closest to the amount made by Medaille College grads among similar schools. Other schools similar to Medaille College include Daemen College, College of Saint Elizabeth, and Albertus Magnus College.

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Key Stats for Medaille College

Gender

Female
72 %
Male
28 %
Hourly Rate
$8 - $20
Hourly Rate
$13
Less than 1 year
8%
1-4 years
26%
5-9 years
32%
10-19 years
21%
20 years or more
13%

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