Average Salary for Pennsylvania State University (Penn State) - Main Campus Alumni

Overall College ROI Rank

155
out of 1223
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ROI Rank for Public (In-State) Universities

56
out of 408
 

Mid-Career Salary Rank for State School

55
out of 445

Typical Early Career Salary

$51,500
Pennsylvania State University (Penn State) - Main Campus Alumni

Median Salary by Job

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Mechanical Engineer
41 salaries
$69,864  
   
Software Engineer
25 salaries
$70,318  
Project Engineer
24 salaries
$70,000  
Civil Engineer
23 salaries
$60,624  
Electrical Engineer
23 salaries
$73,347  
Financial Analyst
20 salaries
$56,545  
Structural Engineer
20 salaries
$65,188  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Apr 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 2,680

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About This School

201 Old Main
University Park, PA 16802-1589

Pennsylvania State University (PSU)

admissions.psu.edu/

40,085

State School, Research University, Party School, For Sports Fans

85 %

26 %

49 %

14 %

The Pennsylvania State University, commonly referred to as Penn State or PSU, is a public research university with campuses and facilities in Pennsylvania. Founded in 1855, the university has a stated threefold mission of teaching, research, and public service. Its instructional mission includes undergraduate, graduate, professional and continuing education offered…
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Test Scores

Academics 25th Percentile 75th Percentile
SAT Scores 1630 1940
ACT Scores 25 29

Key Stats for Pennsylvania State University (Penn State) - Main Campus

Gender

Female
35 %
Male
65 %
Salary
$33,984 - $78,170
Salary
$43,220 - $96,503
Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
33%
5-9 years
24%
10-19 years
21%
20 years or more
16%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 673 votes.
$53,046 - $79,380
$59,402 - $91,994
$63,465 - $93,106
$40,701 - $91,567
$38,438 - $90,025
$46,799 - $91,685
$38,733 - $84,353

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