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.

Overall College ROI Rank

175
out of 1312
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ROI Rank for Public (In-State) Universities

61
out of 420
 

Mid-Career Salary Rank for State School

48
out of 445

Typical Early Career Salary

$49,700
Miami University - Oxford, OH Alumni

Median Salary by Job

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.
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$0$27K$54K$81K
Financial Analyst
13 salaries
$55,293  
   
Senior Financial Analyst
10 salaries
$64,223  
Marketing Director
9 salaries
$56,325  
Marketing Manager
9 salaries
$55,107  
Data Analyst
8 salaries
$52,970  
Operations Manager
7 salaries
$60,000  
Accounting Manager
6 salaries
$80,000  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Feb 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 690
United States (change)

About This School

501 East High St
Oxford, OH 45056

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

15,462

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

81 %

14 %

50 %

13 %


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Industry

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.

Jobs

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.

Locations

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).

Skills

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

Gender

Female
46 %
Male
54 %
Salary
$34,206 - $75,064
Salary
$40,286 - $90,588
Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
35%
5-9 years
23%
10-19 years
21%
20 years or more
16%

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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