Average Salary for Purdue University - Main Campus Alumni

Overall College ROI Rank

71
out of 1312
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ROI Rank for Public (In-State) Universities

19
out of 420
 

Mid-Career Salary Rank for State School

39
out of 445

Typical Early Career Salary

$55,400
Purdue University - Main Campus Alumni

Median Salary by Job

Job
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$0$29K$58K$87K
Mechanical Engineer
59 salaries
$69,658  
   
Project Engineer
46 salaries
$66,704  
Software Engineer
36 salaries
$86,315  
Electrical Engineer
32 salaries
$73,306  
Project Manager, Construction
30 salaries
$75,955  
Operations Manager
25 salaries
$71,768  
Civil Engineer
24 salaries
$62,510  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 3 Mar 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 2,312
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About This School

Hovde Hall of Administration
West Lafayette, IN 47907-2040

Purdue University

30,446

State School, Research University, For Sports Fans

70 %

31 %

37 %

19 %

Purdue University, located in West Lafayette, Indiana, U.S. , is the flagship university of the six-campus Purdue University system. Purdue was founded on May 6, 1869, as a land-grant university when the Indiana General Assembly, taking advantage of the Morrill Act, accepted a donation of land and money from Lafayette…
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Test Scores

Academics 25th Percentile 75th Percentile
SAT Scores 1600 1950
ACT Scores 24 30

Key Stats for Purdue University - Main Campus

Gender

Female
30 %
Male
70 %
Salary
$36,715 - $81,602
Salary
$48,260 - $99,909
Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
31%
5-9 years
24%
10-19 years
23%
20 years or more
17%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 756 votes.
$35,951 - $89,073
$66,690 - $134,621
$51,359 - $90,373
$82,508 - $110,893
$67,693 - $89,950
$39,336 - $83,937
$40,744 - $86,797
$36,554 - $71,888
$58,382 - $111,529
$38,927 - $84,210

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