Northern Illinois University (NIU) Alumni Average Salary

College ROI Report

434th

20 Year Net ROI 

$322,000

Annual ROI 

7.2%

Total 4 Year Cost 

$112,000

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
Marketing Manager
22 salaries
$62,287  
   
Mechanical Engineer
20 salaries
$60,670  
Software Developer
19 salaries
$61,804  
Staff Accountant
19 salaries
$48,538  
Software Engineer
17 salaries
$58,000  
Human Resources (HR) Manager
17 salaries
$61,994  
Manufacturing Engineer
16 salaries
$59,369  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 9 Feb 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 1,729

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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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Key Stats for Northern Illinois University (NIU)

Gender

Female
37 %
Male
63 %
Salary
$33,100 - $85,016
Salary
$44,360 - $80,943

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 11 votes.
Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
39%
5-9 years
30%
10-19 years
14%
20 years or more
14%
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