Mount Mercy University Alumni Average Salary

Nestled away in Cedar Rapids, Iowa, Mount Mercy University, a Roman Catholic school, has a student population of roughly 1,000. This summary is derived from information given by Mount Mercy University grads who completed the PayScale salary survey.

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College ROI Report

1204th

20 Year Net ROI 

$141,000

Annual ROI 

3.2%

Total 4 Year Cost 

$159,000

Compare to Other Schools

College Salary Report

595th

Early Career Salary 

$43,400

Mid-Career Salary 

$71,000

% High Meaning 

53 %

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Mount Mercy University School Alumni

Median Salary by Years Experience

Years Experience
National Salary Data 
$0$27K$54K$81K
5-9 years
2 salaries
$54,500  
   
10-19 years
3 salaries
$80,000  
20 years or more
2 salaries
$60,280  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jun 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 8

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About This School

1330 Elmhurst Dr NE
Cedar Rapids, IA 52402-4797

www.mtmercy.edu/admissions

1,476

Private School, Religious

73 %

6 %

86 %

26 %

Industry

The most popular professional field seems to be the health care industry. Those with a degree from Mount Mercy University make an average of $65K.

Gender

After graduation, disparities in salary rise to the surface — males earn an average $90K per year compared to females' about $68K.

Locations

Many Mount Mercy University alumni seem to stick around Cedar Rapids after wrapping up their studies; nearly one-half of grads remain to find permanent work.

Degree Major

Financial compensation is highest for Mount Mercy University grads with a Master of Business Administration (MBA) (average earnings climb to $75K per year). Average annual salaries for those with a Bachelor's Degree are the lowest of the pack, earning $64K.

Skills

Roughly a third of Mount Mercy University grads wind up using People Management at their job, which is one of the most common skills among alumni.

Benefits and Perks

A majority of alumni earn paid vacation and paid sick time. A strong majority of grads set aside retirement funds in an employer-sponsored 401(k). A strong majority of alums have medical plans, and a fair number of graduates have dental insurance. Mount Mercy University alumni are rewarded with additional benefits, such as tuition reimbursement, a casual working environment, and life insurance.

Related Schools

Loras College graduates, who earn approximately $59K on average, make a similar amount to Mount Mercy University grads. Clarke University, William Penn University, and Grand View University are also similar to Mount Mercy University.

Test Scores

Academics 25th Percentile 75th Percentile
SAT Scores*
* SAT critical reading score is not included.
* SAT math score is not included.
* SAT writing score is not included.
ACT Scores 20 23

Key Stats for Mount Mercy University

Gender

Female
80 %
Male
20 %
Salary
$56,513 - $76,282
Salary
$90,000

Job Satisfaction

Satisfied
Rated 3 out of 5
based on 2 votes.
1-4 years
30%
5-9 years
20%
10-19 years
30%
20 years or more
20%
$42,000 - $77,419

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