Miami University - Oxford, OH Alumni Average Salary

Attending Miami University, a university can pay off very well in the long run. The school is based in Oxford, Ohio, and it is ranked in the top 15 percent of universities by return on investment. This small-town school with athletic appeal is the stomping ground for many students who go on to live in nearby cities, including Cincinnati, Ohio, Columbus, Ohio, and Chicago, Ill. This outline is based on answers to PayScale's salary survey.

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Miami University - Oxford, OH Alumni

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Operations Manager
7 salaries
Financial Analyst
6 salaries
Data Analyst
5 salaries
Project Engineer
5 salaries
Senior Financial Analyst
4 salaries
Environmental Scientist
3 salaries
Marketing Coordinator
3 salaries
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 21 Nov 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 340
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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

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Miami of Ohio alumni find work in an assortment of industries including the insurance and financial services industry, the banking industry, and the architectural services industry. The most popular field is the manufacturing industry. The average salary for a grad from Miami of Ohio is about $59K.


The Miami of Ohio alumni who make the most are Information Technology Project Managers; they report a median pay of $93K. Operations Managers and Marketing Directors draw in a fair amount as well — approximately $60K and around $57K, respectively. Marketing Coordinators wrap up the bottom of the pay scale, earning $37K.


Many Miami of Ohio grads end up living in Cincinnati, Ohio, deeming it the most popular city for former students of this school. The top-paying city popular with Miami of Ohio alumni is Chicago, Ill., which offers a median salary of $64K. The city with the lowest median paycheck frequented by Miami of Ohio alumni is Dayton, Ohio, where earnings average $55K. Other popular cities for Miami of Ohio alumni include nearby Columbus, Ohio and Cleveland, Ohio.

Degree Major

A B.A. in Chemistry leads to the highest pay for Miami of Ohio grads ($107K on average per year). The degree that warrants the lowest level of financial compensation is a Bachelor of Science in Mathematics & Statistics (approximately $40K on average annually).


Project Management is a popular skill among Miami of Ohio alumni, with roughly one in six grads reporting using it on the job. Former Redhawks with Strategic Planning abilities can expect to make 57 percent more than their former classmates (around $93K). Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Office, and Data Analysis are desirable skills as well.

Benefits and Perks

Approximately half of the alumni do get paid time off for vacation, but only about one in four survey participants get paid sick time. Most alumni plan for retirement by taking advantage of a company-sponsored 401(k) program. Benefits are rather generous for graduates of this school; most graduates are rewarded with health insurance and a strong majority of alumni report dental coverage, too. Additional perks enjoyed by Miami University grads include life insurance, a casual working environment, a company-subsidized cell phone, and tuition reimbursement.

Related Schools

Compensation averages $61K for University of Akron Main Campus alumni, making their earnings most comparable to Miami of Ohio grads. Wright State University-Main Campus, Indiana University-Purdue University-Indianapolis, and Ball State University are also similar to Miami of Ohio.

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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 %
$35,148 - $76,647
$40,105 - $91,149
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 102 votes.
$35,645 - $76,068
$35,100 - $77,145
$40,134 - $87,491
$35,033 - $89,690
$25,083 - $130,000

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