Reed College Alumni Average Salary

Around 1,000 people attend Reed College, a institution based in Portland, Ore. Known for its liberal arts and sciences education, undergraduates often take classes in this field. Replies from former Reed students to PayScale's salary questionnaire form the basis for this summary.

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Median Salary by Years Experience

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1-4 years
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5-9 years
2 salaries
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 15 Jul 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 6

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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 $64K.


It's worth noting that female graduates earn a median salary of approximately $60K whereas the men's median is $120K.

Degree Major

Financial compensation is highest for Reed grads with a Bachelor's Degree (average earnings climb to $64K per year).

Benefits and Perks

The vast majority of respondents plan for retirement by taking advantage of a company-sponsored 401(k) program. It is no small feat that nearly all alums are given health coverage, and a large number of alumni accept dental insurance. Graduates of Reed College are also recipients of a casual working environment, life insurance, and flexible hours.

Related Schools

Whitman College graduates, who earn around $61K on average, make a similar amount to Reed grads. Lewis & Clark College, Willamette University, and the University of Puget Sound are also similar to Reed.

Test Scores

Academics 25th Percentile 75th Percentile
SAT Scores 1918 2190
ACT Scores 28 33

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