Northern Illinois University (NIU) Alumni Average Salary

College ROI Report

396th

20 Year Net ROI 

$316,000

Annual ROI 

6.9%

Total 4 Year Cost 

$114,000

Compare to Other Schools

College Salary Report

211th

Early Career Salary 

$61,700

Mid-Career Salary 

$114,000

% High Meaning 

28 %

Compare to Other Graduate Schools

Northern Illinois University (NIU) Alumni

Median Salary by Job

Job
National Salary Data 
$0$21K$42K$63K
Mechanical Engineer$62,070  
   
Human Resources (HR) Coordinator$48,000  
Software Engineer$52,381  
Senior Accountant$62,984  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Aug 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 64

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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 %

79 %

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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Northern Illinois University (NIU) Job Listings

Test Scores

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

Key Stats for Northern Illinois University (NIU)

Gender

Female
43 %
Male
57 %
Salary
$32,787 - $85,293
Salary
$48,568 - $89,423

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 8 votes.
Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
44%
5-9 years
23%
10-19 years
15%
20 years or more
15%

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