Morehead State University (Kentucky) Alumni Average Salary

Around 10,000 people attend Morehead State University, a institution based in Morehead, Ky. This report is based on the responses of MSU graduates who completed the PayScale salary survey.

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College ROI Report

1322nd

20 Year Net ROI 

($14,000)

Annual ROI 

-0.5%

Total 4 Year Cost 

$119,000

Compare to Other Schools

College Salary Report

836th

Early Career Salary 

$38,500

Mid-Career Salary 

$62,000

% High Meaning 

63 %

Compare to Other 4-Year Schools

Morehead State University (Kentucky) Alumni

Median Salary by Years Experience

Job
National Salary Data 
$0$26K$52K$78K
Case Manager
5 salaries
$30,086  
   
Software Tester
4 salaries
$54,711  
Environmental Health & Safety (EHS) Manager
4 salaries
$78,000  
Social Worker
4 salaries
$31,650  
Production Engineer
4 salaries
$49,000  
Account Manager
3 salaries
$42,500  
Financial Controller
3 salaries
$69,634  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 14 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 231

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About This School

University Blvd
Morehead, KY 40351

Morehead State University

10,076

State School, For Sports Fans

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10 %

57 %

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Industry

The most popular field is the long-term care or rehabilitation facility industry. The average starting salary for a graduate of MSU is $53K.

Gender

In the MSU alumni community, men make a median salary of around $84K compared to their female counterparts, who earn about $36K.

Degree Major

A Bachelor of Science in Bachelor of Science (BS / BSc) will compensate MSU grads at a much higher rate than other degrees — these alums rake in $60K on average per year. A Bachelor's Degree offers the lowest median annual financial reward (approximately $59K).

Skills

Project Management commands a pay premium of 59 percent for former Eagles. Project Management is a common skill among MSU alumni — approximately one in four grads mention using it at work. Geriatrics, Budget Management, and Microsoft Office are among other dominant skills.

Benefits and Perks

A large number of alumni allocate some part of their earnings to a company-sponsored 401(k) savings plan. A large number of former students receive health insurance, and a majority of graduates get dental coverage. Morehead State University grads are also lucky enough to receive life insurance, a company-subsidized cell phone, and tuition reimbursement.

Related Schools

Western Kentucky University graduates, who earn $55K on average, make a similar amount to MSU grads. Other schools similar to MSU include Marshall University, Eastern Kentucky University, and Northern Kentucky University.

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Key Stats for Morehead State University (Kentucky)

Gender

Female
65 %
Male
35 %
Salary
$32,967 - $62,086
Salary
$50,000 - $103,000
Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
32%
5-9 years
23%
10-19 years
14%
20 years or more
27%

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