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$32K$64K$96K
Human Resources (HR) Manager
11 salaries
$70,000  
   
Regional Sales Manager
10 salaries
$90,941  
Project Manager, Information Technology (IT)
10 salaries
$84,894  
Software Developer
9 salaries
$55,000  
Staff Accountant
8 salaries
$45,509  
Mechanical Engineer
8 salaries
$72,749  
Information Technology (IT) Manager
8 salaries
$95,000  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 17 Feb 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 1,048
United States (change)

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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Test Scores

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

Key Stats for Northern Illinois University (NIU)

Gender

Female
42 %
Male
58 %
Salary
$35,210 - $77,105
Salary
$40,816 - $94,691
Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
31%
5-9 years
24%
10-19 years
25%
20 years or more
15%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 349 votes.
$47,500 - $81,750
$84,000 - $149,001
$56,441 - $150,000
$39,621 - $95,392
$31,785 - $74,594
$40,418 - $100,000
$40,816 - $91,708
$29,792 - $54,930

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