Northern Illinois University (NIU) Alumni Average Salary

College ROI Report

292nd

20 Year Net ROI 

$354,100

Annual ROI 

7.7%

Total 4 Year Cost 

$108,900

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College Salary Report

344th

Early Career Salary 

$48,500

Mid-Career Salary 

$79,900

% High Meaning 

48.0%

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Northern Illinois University (NIU) Alumni

Median Salary by Job

Job
National Salary Data 
$0$31K$62K$93K
Mechanical Engineer
8 salaries
$70,070  
   
Regional Sales Manager
8 salaries
$90,941  
Information Technology (IT) Manager
7 salaries
$85,193  
Staff Accountant
7 salaries
$46,084  
Human Resources (HR) Manager
7 salaries
$62,000  
Graphic Designer
7 salaries
$46,900  
Project Manager, Information Technology (IT)
6 salaries
$91,000  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 3 Sep 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 630
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About This School

1425 W. Lincoln Hwy.
Dekalb, IL 60115-2828

Northern Illinois University

15,814

State School, Research University, For Sports Fans

51 %

12 %

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50 %

Northern Illinois University (NIU) is a state university and research institution located in DeKalb, Illinois, with satellite centers in Hoffman Estates, Naperville, Rockford, and Oregon. It was originally founded as Northern Illinois State Normal School on May 22, 1895, by Illinois Governor John P. Altgeld as part of an expansion…
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Test Scores

Academics 25th Percentile 75th Percentile
SAT Scores 1330 1660
ACT Scores 19 24

Key Stats for Northern Illinois University (NIU)

Gender

Female
40 %
Male
60 %
Salary
$34,988 - $78,554
Salary
$43,676 - $93,917
Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
32%
5-9 years
24%
10-19 years
25%
20 years or more
14%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 149 votes.
$40,445 - $99,227
$34,106 - $75,089
$46,918 - $105,000
$39,594 - $93,038
$44,546 - $78,318

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