Morehouse College Alumni Average Salary

Around 2,000 people attend Morehouse College, a institution based in Atlanta, Ga. With a male-to-female ratio of 23-to-1, there are more men than women in the pool of respondents. In addition, male grads generally bring in more money than their female equivalents according to alumni reports. The numbers in this rundown were provided by the Morehouse grads who participated in PayScale's salary survey.

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Median Salary by Job

Years Experience
National Salary Data 
1-4 years
13 salaries
5-9 years
10 salaries
10-19 years
9 salaries
20 years or more
4 salaries
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About This School

830 Westview Dr SW
Atlanta, GA 30314


Private School, Liberal Arts

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Graduates of Morehouse head into a range of vocations when it comes to work; the fitness or recreational sports center industry, the marketing, advertising, and media management industry, and the publishing industry are just a few professional areas popular among alumni. The majority of Morehouse alumni wind up in the banking industry. The average salary for a grad from Morehouse is around $66K.


Men make up the majority of graduates who answered the questionnaire for a male-to-female ratio of more than 3 to 1.


The most generous salaries among Morehouse alumni are reportedly earned by Senior Credit Analysts whose earnings come to $59K on average.


Atlanta is a popular place for Morehouse students to settle after graduation, and more than two-fifths of grads find steadfast employment in the city. Another city that attracts a wealth of Morehouse grads is Columbus, Ohio; given its high compensation ($134K is the average salary), the city's popularity should come as no surprise. For comparison, the lowest-paying city popular with Morehouse alumni is Detroit, Mich., which offers a median salary of approximately $39K. Other popular cities include Baltimore, Md. and New York, N.Y.

Degree Major

Among the highest-paid Morehouse alumni are those with a Master of Business Administration (MBA) — they earn close to $92K on average per year. A B.A. in English Language & Literature commands less pay, and these degree-holders face median pay of $40K.


Many Morehouse grads have knowledge of Financial Analysis, with one-seventh of alumni using this program on the clock. Knowledge of Project Management seems to be related to bigger paychecks; in fact, skilled alumni bring in salaries that are 7 percent more than their former classmates' salaries (about $70K). Demonstrated ability in Social Media Marketing, Leadership, and Microsoft Excel rank among leading skills as well.

Benefits and Perks

Just one in three grads enjoy paid vacation and merely one in four survey participants get paid sick time. Nearly all former students allocate some part of their earnings to a company-sponsored 401(k) savings plan. Almost all former students receive health insurance, and most alumni get dental coverage. Morehouse College alumni are also on the receiving end of a casual working environment, life insurance, tuition reimbursement, and company pension plan.

Related Schools

Morehouse alumni report average salaries that are more comfortable than graduates of like-minded schools, and their salaries are most in line with Oglethorpe University grads who make an average of $50K. Spelman College, Agnes Scott College, and Talladega College are also similar to Morehouse.

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Test Scores

Academics 25th Percentile 75th Percentile
SAT Scores 1330 1660
ACT Scores 18 23

Key Stats for Morehouse College


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96 %
$38,365 - $87,807
1-4 years
5-9 years
10-19 years
20 years or more

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 7 votes.

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