Mount Mercy University Alumni Average Salary

Mount Mercy University is a Roman Catholic university based in Cedar Rapids, Iowa that is home to around 1,000 undergraduates. The data for this snapshot was collected from Mount Mercy University graduates who took PayScale's salary survey.

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Staff Accountant
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Marketing Coordinator
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Software Engineer
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Marketing Manager
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Human Resources (HR) Manager
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Lead Systems Analyst
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Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 12 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 103

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About This School

1330 Elmhurst Dr NE
Cedar Rapids, IA 52402-4797


Private School, Religious

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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.


Male graduates on average earn more than female graduates; the first group banks $90K per year, but the second group takes home only about $68K.


Graduates of Mount Mercy University seem to enjoy living in Cedar Rapids, and roughly one-half of grads wind up living and working there after graduation.

Degree Major

With a median annual earnings of approximately $75K per year, Mount Mercy University grads who have a Master of Business Administration (MBA) are the best paid among the alumni population. A Bachelor's Degree offers the lowest median annual financial reward ($64K).


People Management is a popular skill among Mount Mercy University alumni, with nearly one in three workers reporting using it on the job.

Benefits and Perks

Compensation for vacation days and sick leave is extended to more than half of alumni. A strong majority of alums take advantage of a 401(k) plan. It is no small feat that a fair number of alums are given health coverage, and a fair number of survey participants accept dental insurance. Mount Mercy University grads also enjoy benefits like tuition reimbursement, a casual working environment, and life insurance.

Related Schools

Loras College grads report the most similar salaries to Mount Mercy University alums, earning $59K on average. Other schools similar to Mount Mercy University include Clarke University, William Penn University, and Grand View University.

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Key Stats for Mount Mercy University


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$56,513 - $76,282

Job Satisfaction

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

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