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Average Salary for Purdue University - Main Campus Alumni

Overall College ROI Rank

92
out of 1223
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ROI Rank for Public (Out-of-State) Universities

15
out of 408
 

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

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$0$33K$66K$99K
Mechanical Engineer
50 salaries
$70,989  
   
Project Engineer
42 salaries
$67,041  
Software Engineer
30 salaries
$87,547  
Electrical Engineer
28 salaries
$73,494  
Operations Manager
23 salaries
$69,514  
Senior Mechanical Engineer
23 salaries
$98,633  
Civil Engineer
22 salaries
$60,000  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 27 Apr 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 2,025

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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
29 %
Male
71 %
Salary
$37,214 - $82,808
Salary
$48,834 - $101,176
Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
31%
5-9 years
23%
10-19 years
24%
20 years or more
17%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 486 votes.
$36,092 - $107,025
$54,048 - $88,648
$71,411 - $139,219
$64,000 - $96,650
$85,458 - $125,000
$39,389 - $84,937
$40,627 - $88,128
$39,453 - $72,563
$58,329 - $107,906
$54,496 - $124,076

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