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

Compare to Other Schools

College Salary Report

344th

Early Career Salary 

$48,500

Mid-Career Salary 

$79,900

% High Meaning 

48 %

Compare to Other 4-Year Schools

Northern Illinois University (NIU) Alumni

Median Salary by Job

Job
National Salary Data 
$0$50K$100K$150K
Mechanical Engineer
8 salaries
$68,250  
   
Human Resources (HR) Manager
5 salaries
$53,870  
Software Developer
5 salaries
$64,000  
Director of Operations
4 salaries
$120,000  
Information Technology (IT) Manager
4 salaries
$76,000  
Staff Accountant
4 salaries
$45,000  
Regional Sales Manager
4 salaries
$102,500  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Jan 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 382
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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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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
$35,554 - $80,788
Salary
$45,351 - $90,802
Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
37%
5-9 years
23%
10-19 years
24%
20 years or more
12%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 45 votes.
$40,647 - $92,350
$36,056 - $75,089
$48,718 - $91,226
$40,851 - $93,665
$50,000 - $116,650

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