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
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Typical Early Career Salary
$46,500
Northern Illinois University (NIU) Alumni
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Human Resources (HR) Manager
14 salaries
$71,707  
   
Software Developer
12 salaries
$64,985  
Project Manager, Information Technology (IT)
11 salaries
$85,959  
Mechanical Engineer
10 salaries
$72,749  
Staff Accountant
10 salaries
$47,500  
Regional Sales Manager
10 salaries
$90,941  
Information Technology (IT) Manager
10 salaries
$83,473  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 22 Oct 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 1,330
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Northern Illinois University (NIU) Details

Address:

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

Website:

Also Known As:

Northern Illinois University

Students Enrolled:

16,552

Categories:

State Schools, Research Universities, For Sports Fans

Graduation Rate:

54 %

% STEM:

12 %

% Stay In State:

79 %

% Receiving Pell Grants:

42 %

About:

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
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SAT Scores 1320 1690
ACT Scores 19 25

Key Stats

Gender

Female

42 %

female alumni

Male

58 %

male alumni
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$35,236 - $77,497
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$40,954 - $94,379

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
31%
5-9 years
23%
10-19 years
26%
20 years or more
15%

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