Rutgers University - Main Campus Alumni Average Salary

Following graduation, Rutgers University students earn an average of $65K. This overview is based on graduates' answers to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

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Rutgers University - Main Campus Alumni

Median Salary by Years Experience

Job
National Salary Data 
$0$60K$120K$180K
Attorney / Lawyer
12 salaries
$75,816  
   
Senior Financial Analyst
11 salaries
$79,511  
Associate Attorney
8 salaries
$68,986  
Project Manager, Information Technology (IT)
7 salaries
$111,246  
Financial Controller
7 salaries
$110,000  
Marketing Manager
6 salaries
$70,000  
General Counsel
5 salaries
$165,646  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 16 Apr 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 367

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Industry

The majority of Rutgers University alumni wind up in the insurance and financial services industry.

Gender

After college, a notable gender gap appears: the average female graduate makes about $56K where the average male graduate hauls home $78K.

Locations

Many Rutgers University grads flock to New York, N.Y. It is also not uncommon to find former Rutgers University students living and working in Atlanta, Ga. — this top-paying city is a popular destination with a median salary of around $78K. For comparison, the lowest-paying city popular with Rutgers University alumni is Cherry Hill, N.J., which offers a median salary of approximately $40K.

Degree Major

Financial compensation is highest for Rutgers University grads with a Master of Business Administration (MBA) (average earnings climb to $95K per year). On the other end of the spectrum, those with a Master of Business Administration (MBA), Business Management tend to do the worst in terms of salary, making an average $54K per year.

Skills

Windows Operating System General Use is a popular skill among Rutgers University alumni, with nearly one in eight workers reporting using it on the job. Rutgers University grads with Microsoft Excel abilities can expect to make 8 percent more than their former classmates (about $71K). Experience with Project Management, Microsoft Office, and Microsoft Excel is highly valued as well.

Benefits and Perks

Most survey participants earn paid vacation and paid sick time. Health coverage is awarded to nearly all alums, and dental insurance is issued to a strong majority of grads as well. To plan for old age, nearly all former students maintain savings accounts through a company's 401(k) plan. Graduates of Rutgers University are also recipients of life insurance, tuition reimbursement, flexible hours, and a casual working environment.

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Key Stats for Rutgers University - Main Campus

Gender

Female
68 %
Male
32 %
Salary
$38,783 - $84,088
Salary
$25,168 - $87,934

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 2 votes.
Less than 1 year
9%
1-4 years
15%
5-9 years
32%
10-19 years
35%
20 years or more
9%

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