Mount Mercy University Alumni Average Salary

Around 1,000 people attend Mount Mercy University, a Roman Catholic institution based in Cedar Rapids, Iowa. The figures in this rundown were provided by Mount Mercy University alumni who took the PayScale salary questionnaire.

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College ROI Report

1032nd

20 Year Net ROI 

$144,000

Annual ROI 

3.5%

Total 4 Year Cost 

$153,000

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595th

Early Career Salary 

$43,400

Mid-Career Salary 

$71,000

% High Meaning 

53 %

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Mount Mercy University Alumni

Median Salary by Years Experience

Job
National Salary Data 
$0$50K$100K$150K
Staff Accountant
5 salaries
$44,962  
   
Marketing Manager
4 salaries
$46,979  
Software Engineer
3 salaries
$104,760  
Human Resources (HR) Manager
3 salaries
$51,999  
Lead Systems Analyst
2 salaries
$74,900  
Senior Accountant
2 salaries
$59,590  
Marriage / Family Therapist
2 salaries
$32,000  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 27 Nov 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 107
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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 %


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Industry

The most popular field is the health care industry. Median pay for those who graduated from Mount Mercy University amounts to about $65K.

Gender

Male graduates of Mount Mercy University out-earn their female counterparts significantly, earning an average of approximately $90K versus $68K for women.

Locations

Mount Mercy University students enjoy their time in Cedar Rapids, and nearly one-half of students actually choose to live and work there after graduating.

Degree Major

With a median annual earnings of $75K per year, Mount Mercy University grads who have a Master of Business Administration (MBA) are the best paid among the alumni population. The degree that warrants the lowest level of financial compensation is a Bachelor's Degree (around $64K on average annually).

Skills

People Management is a popular skill among Mount Mercy University alumni, with close to one-third of workers reporting using it on the job.

Benefits and Perks

Some graduates are faced with an attractive benefits package; the larger part of grads are paid for both vacation time and sick days. Health insurance benefits extend to a fair number of former students, and a strong majority of former students sign up for dental plans. To plan for old age, a strong majority of graduates maintain savings accounts through a company's 401(k) plan. Additional perks enjoyed by Mount Mercy University grads include tuition reimbursement, a casual working environment, and life insurance.

Related Schools

Among alumni of similar schools, Loras College grads (who make an average of $59K) earn salaries most similar to Mount Mercy University alumni. Clarke University, William Penn University, and Grand View University are also similar to Mount Mercy University.

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Key Stats for Mount Mercy University

Gender

Female
80 %
Male
20 %
Salary
$56,513 - $76,282
Salary
$90,000
1-4 years
30%
5-9 years
20%
10-19 years
30%
20 years or more
20%

Job Satisfaction

Satisfied
Rated 3 out of 5
based on 2 votes.
$42,000 - $77,419

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