Average Salary for SUNY - Fredonia Alumni

Around 5,000 people attend SUNY at Fredonia, a institution based in Fredonia, N.Y. Alumni responses to PayScale's salary questionnaire form the basis for this outline.

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Overall College ROI Rank

1164
out of 1223
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ROI Rank for Public (In-State) Universities

396
out of 408
 

Mid-Career Salary Rank for State School

407
out of 445

Typical Early Career Salary

$36,800
SUNY - Fredonia Alumni

Median Salary by Job

Job
National Salary Data 
$0$27K$54K$81K
Information Security Analyst
2 salaries
$52,000  
   
Software Developer
2 salaries
$79,750  
Information Technology (IT) Director
2 salaries
$70,000  
Human Resources (HR) Generalist
2 salaries
$42,494  
General / Operations Manager
2 salaries
$63,000  
Senior Web Developer
2 salaries
$57,391  
Marketing Manager
2 salaries
$60,500  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jul 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 73
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About This School

280 Central Ave
Fredonia, NY 14063-1136

State University of New York (SUNY) at Fredonia

www.fredonia.edu/admissions/

5,092

State School

64 %

6 %

66 %

35 %


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Industry

Fredonia alumni find work in an assortment of industries including the insurance agency or brokerage industry, the financial services industry, and the accounting, auditing and tax services industry. The most highly represented industry among alumni is IT services. Despite the excellent SAT scores reported by Fredonia alumni, former students go on to earn relatively modest salaries. Fredonia graduates see an average starting salary of $49K.

Gender

Male graduates of Fredonia out-earn their female counterparts significantly, earning an average of $59K versus $44K for women.

Jobs

Among Fredonia alumni, those working as Software Developers report the highest median pay of $80K, followed by Information Technology Directors (approximately $70K), and Operations Managers (around $63K). Human Resources Generalists wrap up the bottom of the pay scale, earning about $42K.

Locations

Home to a large number of Fredonia alums, Buffalo, N.Y. is by far the most attractive city for these former students. Fredonia grads also flock to Boston, Mass., which is home to salaries significantly above average (median pay is $90K). On the far end of the pay scale, Fredonia alumni often reside in Syracuse, N.Y., which is home to the lowest pay at about $43K. Neighboring Rochester, N.Y. is another common pick among Fredonia grads, along with Seattle, Wash.

Degree Major

A Bachelor of Science in Mathematics earns Fredonia students the most money after college (an average approximately $90K per year). A B.A. in Business & Marketing is less advantageous in terms of earnings; alums with this degree are the lowest earners with a median annual pay of $35K.

Skills

Fredonia alumni are often well versed in Microsoft Excel, with less than ten percent of grads ending up in jobs that require this skillset. Knowledge of Project Management seems to be related to bigger paychecks; in fact, skilled alumni bring in salaries that are more than double their former classmates' salaries ($103K). Proficiency in Microsoft Office, Project Management, and HTML command top-of-the-line rewards as well.

Benefits and Perks

Only about two-fifths of alumni enjoy paid vacation and one-fifth of alumni receive sick leave. Most graduates report contributing to a 401(k). Health benefits extend to a large number of survey participants, and more than half of alumni also receive dental coverage. SUNY at Fredonia alumni are rewarded with additional benefits, such as a casual working environment, life insurance, tuition reimbursement, and a company-subsidized cell phone.

Related Schools

Alumni of Indiana University pick up average paychecks of around $50K, which is closest to the amount made by Fredonia grads among similar schools. Mansfield University of Pennsylvania, the SUNY Institute of Technology at Utica-Rome, and SUNY Empire State College are also similar to Fredonia.

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Test Scores

Academics 25th Percentile 75th Percentile
SAT Scores*
* SAT writing score is not included.
940 1150
ACT Scores 21 26

Key Stats for SUNY - Fredonia

Gender

Female
44 %
Male
56 %
Salary
$30,920 - $58,183
Salary
$34,888 - $82,884
Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
36%
5-9 years
22%
10-19 years
21%
20 years or more
19%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 23 votes.

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