Navy War College Alumni Average Salary

The average salary for a grad from Navy War College is around $115K. This overview is based on graduates' answers to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

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The aerospace and defense industry registers as the most common industry among alumni.


Home to a large number of Navy War College alums, Mobile, Ala. is by far the most attractive city for these former students. It is no surprise that Washington, DC, which hands out the biggest paychecks (the average salary is $118K), is another of the most popular spots for former Navy War College students. Home to the lowest median salary for Navy War College alumni is Arlington, Va., a popular place for former students despite its $95K average paycheck.

Degree Major

A Master of Arts (MA), National Security Studies leads to the highest pay for Navy War College grads (approximately $145K on average per year). The degree that warrants the lowest level of financial compensation is a Master of Arts (MA), International Relations ($103K on average annually).


Many Navy War College grads have knowledge of Project Management, with more than a third of alumni using this program on the clock. Navy War College grads with Operations Management abilities can expect to make 27 percent more than their former classmates (about $146K). Proficiency in Strategic Planning, Research Analysis, and Operations Management command top-of-the-line rewards as well.

Benefits and Perks

Roughly half of the alums report receiving paid vacation days, but just one in three grads are paid for sick leave. A strong majority of former students opt for a 401(k) to save for retirement. It is no small feat that a strong majority of graduates are given health coverage, and more than half of survey participants accept dental insurance. Navy War College graduates also take advantage of life insurance, company car / automobile, a company-subsidized cell phone, and tuition reimbursement.

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68 %
$100,000 - $122,449
$41,217 - $153,500
1-4 years
5-9 years
10-19 years
20 years or more

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 9 votes.

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