Reed College Alumni Average Salary

Reed College, a school in Portland, Ore., has roughly 1,000 undergrads. Undergraduate education in the liberal arts and sciences is a key focus of the school. Alumni participants in PayScale's salary questionnaire provided the particulars of this report.

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About This School

3203 SE Woodstock Blvd
Portland, OR 97202-8199


Private School, Liberal Arts

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The average starting salary for a graduate of Reed is about $64K.


Male graduates of Reed out-earn their female counterparts significantly, earning an average of $120K versus $60K for women.

Degree Major

Reed grads who hold a Bachelor's Degree can expect to fare better than most fellow alumni, earning an average around $64K per year.

Benefits and Perks

The vast majority of graduates receive health insurance, and most survey participants get dental coverage. Almost all alums save up for retirement through a 401(k) plan. Reed College grads are also lucky enough to receive a casual working environment, life insurance, and flexible hours.

Related Schools

Compensation averages $61K for Whitman College alumni, making their earnings most comparable to Reed grads. Lewis & Clark College, Willamette University, and the University of Puget Sound are also similar to Reed.

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