The most popular field is the engineering services industry. Those with an education from PVAMU earn an average of $56K.
Male graduates on average earn more than female graduates; the first group banks approximately $64K per year, but the second group takes home only $49K.
A Master of Business Administration (MBA) leads to the highest pay for PVAMU grads (around $66K on average per year). Ranking last in the compensation department are those holding a Bachelor's Degree — their annual income amounts to $53K on average.
Former Panthers with Computer Aided Design (CAD) abilities can expect to make more than double their former classmates (about $117K). Engineering Design is a popular skill among PVAMU alumni, with about a fourth of grads reporting using it on the job. Competency in Microsoft Office, Microsoft Excel, and Customer Service also warrants excellent remuneration.
Benefits and Perks
Compensation for vacation days and sick leave is extended to close to half of the graduates. Most alumni participate in a 401(k) retirement savings plan. Benefits are rather generous for graduates of this school; most alums are rewarded with health insurance and a fair number of respondents report dental coverage, too. Prairie View A & M University graduates also take advantage of 403(b), tuition reimbursement, life insurance, and flexible hours.
Median pay for Southern University and A & M College grads is $56K, making their salaries most similar to those of PVAMU grads. Other schools similar to PVAMU include the University of Houston-Clear Lake, Texas State University-San Marcos, and McNeese State University.