Missouri University of Science and Technology (S&T) Alumni Average Salary

Missouri University of Science and Technology is a university based in Rolla, Mo. that is home to around 6,000 undergraduates. The survey pool is heavily weighted toward men, with a male-to-female ratio of 6-to-1. After graduation, women earn less than men do, a finding consistent with alumni reports. This summary is derived from information given by Missouri S&T grads who completed the PayScale salary survey.

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College ROI Report

24th

20 Year Net ROI 

$713,000

Annual ROI 

11.7%

Total 4 Year Cost 

$87,400

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College Salary Report

51st

Early Career Salary 

$64,000

Mid-Career Salary 

$110,000

% High Meaning 

53 %

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Missouri University of Science and Technology (S&T) School Alumni

Median Salary by Job

Job
National Salary Data 
$0$60K$120K$180K
Civil Engineer
2 salaries
$80,000  
   
Vice President (VP), Operations
2 salaries
$157,000  
Software Engineer
2 salaries
$85,000  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 20 May 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 22

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About This School

1870 Miner Circle
Rolla, MO 65409

Missouri University of Science and Technology (MST)

futurestudents.mst.edu/

6,145

State School, Research University, Engineering

63 %

89 %

58 %

24 %

Industry

The agriculture industry is the sector most highly represented among alumni. Missouri S&T graduates often advance into high-paying positions, which is somewhat expected given their above-average SAT scores. Former Missouri S&T graduates bring in $78K on average.

Gender

Male graduates on average earn more than female graduates; the first group banks $79K per year, but the second group takes home only $58K. Graduates who took the survey skew strongly male, with a male-to-female ratio of more than 3 to 1.

Jobs

VPs of Operations win the contest for best-paid Missouri S&T alumni, making around $157K on average every year, though Software Engineers (about $85K) are not far behind. Civil Engineers pick up $80K in financial rewards, representing the lowest-paid position among alumni.

Degree Major

Financial compensation is highest for Missouri S&T grads with a Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering (CE) (average earnings climb to approximately $144K per year). Average annual salaries for those with a Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering (ME) are the lowest of the pack, earning $62K.

Skills

Nearly one in three grads report using Project Management as part of their job, making it the most popular skill. Former Miners who have experience with Operations Management can expect to make 0 percent more than other alumni (approximately $78K on average). In addition, those who are savvy in Engineering Design, Microsoft Excel, and Data Analysis are also considered highly skilled.

Benefits and Perks

Only one in three grads for this school enjoy paid vacation days and about one-fifth of alumni get paid sick time. Almost all alumni take advantage of a 401(k) plan. Health benefits extend to nearly all grads, and most alumni also receive dental coverage. Missouri University of Science and Technology alumni are rewarded with additional benefits, such as a company-subsidized cell phone, a casual working environment, free drinks, and life insurance.

Related Schools

Grouped among similar schools, Missouri S&T grads bring in the most amount of money, though the median salary approaches those of University of Missouri alumni, whose report a median of $60K. The University of Missouri-St Louis, Wichita State University, and Indiana University-Purdue University-Indianapolis are also similar to Missouri S&T.

Test Scores

Academics 25th Percentile 75th Percentile
SAT Scores*
* SAT writing score is not included.
1130 1360
ACT Scores 25 31

Key Stats for Missouri University of Science and Technology (S&T)

Gender

Female
14 %
Male
86 %
Salary
$58,000
Salary
$62,124 - $110,577

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 2 votes.
Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
35%
5-9 years
26%
10-19 years
26%
20 years or more
9%
$64,003 - $152,621

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