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 respondent pool is largely skewed toward men with a male-to-female ratio of 6-to-1, and men also report larger salaries after graduation than women do. This overview is based on graduates' answers to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

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College ROI Report

20th

20 Year Net ROI 

$756,000

Annual ROI 

12.2%

Total 4 Year Cost 

$87,500

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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) Alumni

Median Salary by Job

Job
National Salary Data 
$0$26K$52K$78K
Mechanical Engineer
52 salaries
$65,475  
   
Electrical Engineer
43 salaries
$75,069  
Software Engineer
42 salaries
$73,439  
Project Engineer
30 salaries
$69,831  
Civil Engineer
30 salaries
$65,082  
Process Engineer
22 salaries
$67,387  
Design Engineer
13 salaries
$74,865  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 13 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 908

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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 %


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Industry

The majority of alumni accept jobs in the agriculture industry. In line with impressive SAT scores, Missouri S&T grads also report top-earning positions in the workforce. Missouri S&T graduates see an average starting salary of approximately $78K.

Gender

In the Missouri S&T alumni community, men make a median salary of about $79K compared to their female counterparts, who earn $58K. The number of male graduates who responded to the survey outweighs the number of women with a male-to-female ratio of more than 3 to 1.

Jobs

The most lucrative professionals among Missouri S&T alumni are VPs of Operations; they earn a median annual salary of $157K. Also nearing the top of the pay scale at around $85K are Software Engineers. Sitting at the bottom of the pay scale are Civil Engineers who make an average of $80K.

Degree Major

Former Miners who fare the best in terms of salary hold a Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering (CE) and earn a median salary of $144K per year. Those with a Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering (ME) face salaries on the lower end, coming in at an average approximately $62K per year.

Skills

Missouri S&T grads are usually competent in Project Management, and approximately one in three alumni continue practicing this skill in their career. Competency in Operations Management translates into above-average pay for former Miners — they earn 0 percent more than their fellow graduates. Other prime know-hows include Engineering Design, Microsoft Excel, and Data Analysis.

Benefits and Perks

When it comes to benefits, there is room for improvement — only one-third of alumni are paid for vacation and just one-fifth of alumni for sick time. It is no small feat that almost all alumni are given health coverage, and most alumni accept dental insurance. Almost all grads participate in a 401(k) program. Graduates of Missouri University of Science and Technology are also recipients of a company-subsidized cell phone, a casual working environment, free drinks, and life insurance.

Related Schools

Other schools similar to Missouri S&T include the University of Missouri-St Louis, Wichita State University, and Indiana University-Purdue University-Indianapolis. Missouri S&T grads enjoy average salaries on the higher end compared to alumni salaries of comparable schools; in fact, median pay is the highest among former Missouri S&T students, though earnings are not far from the average salary of University of Missouri graduates ($60K).

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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.
034
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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