Average Salary for Queens College Alumni

Graduates of Queens College on average end up making between $43K at the bottom of the spectrum and $70K at the top. Alumni responses to PayScale's salary questionnaire form the basis for this outline.

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Queens College Alumni

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Executive Assistant
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$57,824  
   
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 1 Aug 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 44
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Industry

The most popular field is IT consulting.

Gender

After graduation, women go on to earn an average of around $56K per year compared to men, who earn approximately $71K.

Jobs

Queens College grads who become Copywriters are compensated well above average — these folks are top-earners among their graduating class, making an average about $70K yearly. Also notably well-paid are Executive Assistants — their salaries approach $58K. Elementary School Teachers get the short end of the stick when it comes to salary; grads report making an average of $43K in this job.

Locations

Many Queens College grads flock to Flushing, N.Y. Queens College grads also flock to New York, N.Y., which is home to salaries significantly above average (median pay is about $61K). On the far end of the pay scale, Queens College alumni often reside in Princeton, N.J., which is home to the lowest pay at $60K.

Degree Major

With a median annual earnings of approximately $84K per year, Queens College grads who have a B.A. in Accounting are the best paid among the alumni population. Average annual salaries for those with a B.A. in Psychology are the lowest of the pack, earning $50K.

Skills

Knowledge of Accounts Receivable seems to be related to bigger paychecks; in fact, skilled alumni bring in salaries that are 45 percent more than their former classmates' salaries ($83K). Close to one-eighth of grads report using Customer Service as part of their job, making it the most popular skill. Proficiency in Microsoft Office, Microsoft Excel, and Project Management command top-of-the-line rewards as well.

Benefits and Perks

Just under half of the graduates are allowed to take paid time off for vacation, but only about one-fourth of alumni get paid sick leave. In an effort to save up for the years ahead, a strong majority of graduates contribute to a 401(k). Health benefits extend to a strong majority of respondents, and a majority of alums also receive dental coverage. Queens College graduates also take advantage of 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
$39,594 - $112,500

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 19 votes.
$70,000
$39,305 - $82,070

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