Average Salary for Miami University - Oxford, OH Alumni

Attending Miami University, a public research university based in Oxford, Ohio, can pay off for students in the long run, with a ranking in the top 13 percent of universities by ROI. This snapshot results from replies to PayScale's salary survey.

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Typical Early Career Salary

Miami University - Oxford, OH Alumni

Median Salary by Job

National Salary Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are the gross, national median (50th percentile). Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
Financial Analyst
13 salaries
Senior Financial Analyst
10 salaries
Marketing Director
9 salaries
Marketing Manager
9 salaries
Data Analyst
8 salaries
Operations Manager
7 salaries
Project Manager, Information Technology (IT)
6 salaries
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 21 Mar 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 674
United States (change)

About This School

501 East High St
Oxford, OH 45056

Miami University-Oxford, Miami University, Miami University (Ohio)


State School, Research University, Party School, For Sports Fans

81 %

14 %

50 %

13 %

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Professionally, the banking industry, the financial services industry, and the retail industry are popular business areas among Miami of Ohio alumni. The manufacturing industry is the sector most highly represented among alumni. Miami of Ohio graduates see an estimated starting salary of $60K.


Former Miami of Ohio students with an interest in making money consider becoming Accounting Managers, the highest-paying gig (earnings amount to $76K) among this alumni group. Other well-paid jobs include Senior Financial Analysts (around $66K) and Operations Managers (approximately $62K). Data Analysts face rather mediocre compensation — average salaries are actually the lowest at $54K.


Cincinnati is filled with Miami of Ohio grads. Chicago is also a common destination for Miami of Ohio grads and offers the best pay with a median salary of about $64K. On the other end, Miami of Ohio grads flock to New York, which actually offers the weakest median salaries of $51K. Other popular cities for Miami of Ohio alumni include nearby Columbus and Cleveland.

Degree Major

Financial compensation is highest for Miami of Ohio grads with a Bachelor of Science in Computer Information Systems (CIS) (earnings climb to about $104K per year). A B.A. in English Language offers the lowest annual financial reward ($48K).


Project Management is a common skill among Miami of Ohio alumni — roughly one in seven grads mention using it at work. Strategic Planning commands a pay premium of 19 percent for former Redhawks. Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Office, and Data Analysis are among other dominant skills.

Benefits and Perks

Just half of the alumni enjoy paid vacation and merely one in three grads get paid sick time. The greater part of grads participate in a 401(k) retirement savings plan. Health benefits extend to the greater part of alums, and a fair portion of alums also receive dental coverage. Other benefits that Miami University alumni receive are life insurance, a company-subsidized cell phone, a casual working environment, and tuition reimbursement.

Related Schools

University of Akron Main Campus grads bring in salaries of around $62K, making them the most similar to Miami of Ohio alumni in terms of earnings. Wright State University-Main Campus, Indiana University-Purdue University-Indianapolis, and Ball State University are also similar to Miami of Ohio.

Test Scores

Academics 25th Percentile 75th Percentile
SAT Scores*
* SAT writing score is not included.
1120 1330
ACT Scores 25 30

Key Stats for Miami University - Oxford, OH


46 %
54 %
$34,206 - $75,064
$40,286 - $90,588
Less than 1 year
1-4 years
5-9 years
10-19 years
20 years or more

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 268 votes.
$34,616 - $76,548
$41,793 - $92,118
$36,818 - $79,875
$34,888 - $89,756
$39,543 - $83,827

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