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Average Salary for Ohio State University (OSU) - Main Campus Alumni

Overall College ROI Rank

303
out of 1312
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ROI Rank for Public (In-State) Universities

111
out of 420
 

Mid-Career Salary Rank for State School

122
out of 445

Typical Early Career Salary

$48,000
Ohio State University (OSU) - Main Campus Alumni

Median Salary by Job

Job
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$0$26K$52K$78K
Mechanical Engineer
33 salaries
$63,454  
   
Software Engineer
30 salaries
$72,593  
Welding Engineer
25 salaries
$76,486  
Electrical Engineer
23 salaries
$67,301  
Project Engineer
20 salaries
$68,358  
Assistant Professor, Postsecondary / Higher Education
18 salaries
$69,613  
Software Developer
17 salaries
$76,291  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 17 Jan 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 2,482
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Ohio State University (OSU) - Main Campus Details

190 N. Oval Mall
Columbus, OH 43210

Ohio State University (OSU)

www.osu.edu/futurestudents/

43,058

State Schools, Research Universities, For Sports Fans

82 %

17 %

63 %

24 %

The Ohio State University, commonly referred to as Ohio State or OSU, is a public research university in Columbus, Ohio. Founded in 1870, as a land-grant university and ninth university in Ohio with the Morrill Act of 1862, the university was originally known as the Ohio Agricultural and Mechanical College.…
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Test Scores

Academics 25th Percentile 75th Percentile
SAT Scores 1700 2010
ACT Scores 26 30

Key Stats

Female
41 %
Male
59 %
Salary
$33,590 - $76,211
Salary
$39,767 - $92,358
Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
35%
5-9 years
23%
10-19 years
21%
20 years or more
16%
Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 744 votes.
$34,770 - $73,657
$42,581 - $84,008
$36,026 - $88,440
$33,869 - $80,451
$40,048 - $100,000

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