SUNY - College at Buffalo Alumni Average Salary

Around 9,000 people attend SUNY College at Buffalo, a institution based in Buffalo, N.Y. This snapshot results from replies to PayScale's salary survey.

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College ROI Report

1243rd

20 Year Net ROI 

$65,500

Annual ROI 

3.1%

Total 4 Year Cost 

$84,500

Compare to Other Schools

College Salary Report

821st

Early Career Salary 

$38,300

Mid-Career Salary 

$62,600

% High Meaning 

48 %

Compare to Other 4-Year Schools

SUNY - College at Buffalo Alumni

Median Salary by Years Experience

Job
National Salary Data 
$0$50K$100K$150K
Operations Manager
8 salaries
$50,866  
   
Sales Engineer
5 salaries
$45,079  
Office Manager
5 salaries
$33,000  
Mechanical Engineer
4 salaries
$65,550  
Graphic Designer
4 salaries
$40,775  
Marketing Director
3 salaries
$110,000  
Project Manager, Construction
3 salaries
$75,000  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 7 Dec 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 345
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About This School

1300 Elmwood Ave
Buffalo, NY 14222

SUNY College at Buffalo

9,355

State School

49 %

8 %

79 %

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Industry

The majority of Buffalo State alumni wind up in the education industry. Curiously, the high SAT results reported by Buffalo State alumni do not result in top-paid positions in the workforce — in fact, this group brings home rather low salaries. Buffalo State graduates see an average starting salary of around $46K.

Gender

After graduation, disparities in salary rise to the surface — males earn an average $50K per year compared to females' approximately $29K.

Locations

Rather than relocating after graduation, many Buffalo State alumni (a strong majority of) end up finding permanent jobs in Buffalo.

Degree Major

Financial compensation is highest for Buffalo State grads with a Bachelor's Degree (average earnings climb to $48K per year). A Bachelor of Science in Bachelor of Science (BS / BSc) commands less pay, and these degree-holders face median pay of $42K.

Skills

Buffalo State alumni are often well versed in Childhood Education, with nearly two in five grads ending up in jobs that require this skillset. Former Bengals with Childhood Education abilities can expect to make 18 percent more than their former classmates (about $38K).

Benefits and Perks

For this school, a large number of respondents are the recipients of health benefits, and a strong majority of former students pick up dental plans, too. Most former students set aside retirement funds in an employer-sponsored 401(k).

Related Schools

SUNY College at Cortland grads bring in salaries of around $48K, making them the most similar to Buffalo State alumni in terms of earnings. Other schools similar to Buffalo State include SUNY College at Brockport, SUNY College at Oswego, and Edinboro University of Pennsylvania.

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Key Stats for SUNY - College at Buffalo

Gender

Female
57 %
Male
43 %
Salary
$29,283
Salary
$50,000
1-4 years
14%
5-9 years
43%
10-19 years
29%
20 years or more
14%

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