Average Salary for Queens College Alumni

Graduates of Queens College on average end up making between around $43K at the bottom of the spectrum and $70K at the top. The numbers in this rundown were provided by the Queens College grads who participated in PayScale's salary survey.

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Queens College Alumni

Median Salary by Job

Job
National Salary Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are the gross, national median (50th percentile). Pay can vary greatly by location.
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$0$24K$48K$72K
Elementary School Teacher
2 salaries
$42,500  
   
Executive Assistant
2 salaries
$57,824  
Copywriter
2 salaries
$70,000  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 1 Jul 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 51
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Industry

IT consulting is the sector most highly represented among alumni.

Gender

In the Queens College alumni community, men make a median salary of $70K compared to their female counterparts, who earn about $56K.

Jobs

Queens College grads who become Copywriters are compensated well above average — these folks are top-earners among their graduating class, making an average approximately $70K yearly. Also notably well-paid are Executive Assistants — their salaries approach $58K. Relative to other positions, compensation dwindles for Elementary School Teachers; alumni in this role face average salaries of $43K.

Locations

Flushing, N.Y. is a hot spot for Queens College alum. New York, N.Y. is another hot spot for Queens College grads, where salaries rank at the top of the pay scale (compensation averages out to about $61K). Princeton, N.J. is a popular spot for former Queens College students at the opposite end of the pay scale; in fact, average salaries there are the lowest at $60K.

Degree Major

Queens College grads who hold a B.A. in Accounting can expect to fare better than most fellow alumni, earning an average approximately $84K per year. On the other end of the spectrum, those with a B.A. in Psychology tend to do the worst in terms of salary, making an average $50K per year.

Skills

Nearly one-sixth of Queens College grads wind up using Customer Service at their job, which is one of the most common skills among alumni. Queens College grads who have experience with Accounts Receivable can expect to make 49 percent more than other alumni (around $83K on average). Demonstrated ability in Microsoft Office, Childhood Education, and Customer Relations rank among leading skills as well.

Benefits and Perks

Though a little less than half of the respondents get paid time off for vacation, only one-fourth of alumni receive paid sick leave. A fair number of alumni set up a 401(k) to save for retirement. A strong majority of alums receive health insurance, and slightly more than half of the former students get dental coverage. Other benefits that Queens College alumni receive are a casual working environment, life insurance, a company-subsidized cell phone, and free drinks.

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Key Stats for Queens College

Gender

Female
58 %
Male
42 %
Salary
$38,884 - $78,099
Salary
$39,732 - $101,736
Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
31%
5-9 years
19%
10-19 years
26%
20 years or more
22%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 20 votes.
$70,000
$39,305 - $82,070

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