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

Missouri University of Science and Technology, a school in Rolla, Mo., has roughly 6,000 undergrads. 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 outline is based on answers to PayScale's salary survey.

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

Median Salary by Job

National Salary Data 
Civil Engineer
2 salaries
Vice President (VP), Operations
2 salaries
Software Engineer
2 salaries
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 24 Jun 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 22

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About This School

1870 Miner Circle
Rolla, MO 65409

Missouri University of Science and Technology (MST)



State School, Research University, Engineering

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The agriculture industry is the sector most highly represented among alumni. True to type, Missouri S&T alumni go from receiving above-average SAT scores to landing well-paid positions in the workforce. Those with a degree from Missouri S&T make an average of $78K.


The school's graduates who responded to the survey are largely male (the male-to-female ratio is 3 to 1). It's worth noting that female graduates earn a median salary of around $58K whereas the men's median is $79K.


Among Missouri S&T alumni, those working as VPs of Operations report the highest median pay of approximately $157K, followed by Software Engineers ($85K). Salaries are anything but generous for Civil Engineers, whose earnings rank lowest on the pay scale at about $80K.

Degree Major

Among the highest-paid Missouri S&T alumni are those with a Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering (CE) — they earn close to $144K on average per year. A Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering (ME) offers the lowest median annual financial reward (approximately $62K).


Former Miners with Operations Management experience garner salaries that are 0 percent more than other grads' salaries. Many Missouri S&T grads have knowledge of Project Management, with approximately one-third of alumni using this program on the clock. Demonstrated ability in Engineering Design, Microsoft Excel, and Data Analysis rank among leading skills as well.

Benefits and Perks

Only about one-third of alumni enjoy paid vacation and one-fifth of alumni receive sick leave. Almost all respondents take advantage of a 401(k) plan. Health coverage is awarded to almost all survey participants, and dental insurance is issued to most survey participants as well. Missouri University of Science and Technology alumni are also on the receiving end 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. Though Missouri S&T grads make more money on average than grads at related schools, they bring in salaries closest to University of Missouri alumni (who earn $60K on average).

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)


14 %
86 %
$62,124 - $110,577

Job Satisfaction

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

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