Average Salary for Queens College Alumni

Graduates of Queens College typically end up making between approximately $40K and $95K. Alumni participants in PayScale's salary questionnaire provided the particulars of this report.

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Queens College Alumni

Median Salary by Job

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Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 24 Mar 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 70
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The banking industry is the sector most highly represented among alumni. The average starting salary for a graduate of Queens College is about $59K.


Male graduates do tend to earn more than female graduates; the first group banks $71K per year, but the second group takes home only $59K.


Queens College grads who become Executive Secretarys are compensated well above average — these folks are top-earners among their graduating class, usually making $95K yearly. Also notably well-paid are Copywriters and Executive Assistants; their salaries approach around $70K and $60K, respectively. Junior Network Administrators wrap up the bottom of the pay scale, earning $40K.


Many Queens College grads flock to New York. Queens College grads also flock to Hauppauge, which is home to salaries significantly above average (typical pay is around $95K). The city with the lowest median paycheck frequented by Queens College alumni is Flushing, where earnings average $39K. Other cities of interest include Tampa and Princeton.

Degree Major

Queens College grads who hold a Bachelor's Degree, Communication can expect to fare better than most fellow alumni, earning approximately $105K per year. Annual salaries for those with a B.A. in Psychology are the lowest of the pack, earning $50K.


Queens College grads who have experience with Accounts Receivable can expect to make 37 percent more than other alumni (about $80K on average). Many Queens College grads have knowledge of Customer Service, with nearly one in six alumni using this program on the clock. In addition, those who are savvy in Microsoft Office, Microsoft Excel, and Customer Relations are also considered highly skilled.

Benefits and Perks

Only about half of the alumni enjoy paid vacation and one in three grads receive sick leave. A majority of the survey participants save up for retirement through a 401(k) plan. Health insurance benefits extend to a majority of grads, and a majority of former students sign up for dental plans. Queens College grads are also lucky enough to receive life insurance, a casual working environment, a company-subsidized cell phone, and free drinks.

Key Stats for Queens College


56 %
44 %
$36,061 - $78,081
$39,420 - $101,543
Less than 1 year
1-4 years
5-9 years
10-19 years
20 years or more

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 51 votes.

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