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Average Salary for Northern Illinois University (NIU) Alumni

Overall College ROI Rank

326
out of 1312
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ROI Rank for Public (In-State) Universities

123
out of 420
 

Mid-Career Salary Rank for State School

115
out of 445

Typical Early Career Salary

$46,500
Northern Illinois University (NIU) Alumni

Median Salary by Job

Job
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$0$31K$62K$93K
Human Resources (HR) Manager
14 salaries
$71,707  
   
Mechanical Engineer
10 salaries
$72,749  
Project Manager, Information Technology (IT)
10 salaries
$84,894  
Software Developer
10 salaries
$59,500  
Regional Sales Manager
10 salaries
$90,941  
Staff Accountant
9 salaries
$46,084  
Senior Accountant
8 salaries
$59,496  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 15 Dec 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 1,211
United States (change)

Northern Illinois University (NIU) Details

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

www.niu.edu

Northern Illinois University

16,552

State Schools, Research Universities, For Sports Fans

54 %

12 %

79 %

42 %

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 1320 1690
ACT Scores 19 25

Key Stats

Female
42 %
Male
58 %
Salary
$35,162 - $77,299
Salary
$40,864 - $94,738
Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
31%
5-9 years
24%
10-19 years
26%
20 years or more
15%
Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 404 votes.
$47,500 - $81,750
$84,000 - $149,001
$67,175 - $109,100
$39,668 - $96,285
$31,398 - $74,208
$40,514 - $100,841
$41,051 - $90,954
$28,791 - $54,105

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