Average Salary for SUNY - Fredonia Alumni

Around 5,000 people attend SUNY at Fredonia, a institution based in Fredonia, N.Y. This overview is based on graduates' answers to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

Read More

Overall College ROI Rank

out of 1223
See full list

ROI Rank for Public (In-State) Universities

out of 408

Mid-Career Salary Rank for State School

out of 445

Typical Early Career Salary

SUNY - Fredonia Alumni

Median Salary by Job

National Salary Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are the gross, national median (50th percentile). Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
Information Security Analyst
2 salaries
Software Developer
2 salaries
Financial Analyst
2 salaries
Human Resources (HR) Generalist
2 salaries
General / Operations Manager
2 salaries
Information Technology (IT) Director
2 salaries
Speech Language Pathologist (SLP), Clinical Fellowship Year (CFY)
2 salaries
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 87

Find Out Exactly What You Should Be Paid

United States (change)

Comp Managers: Start Here »

About This School

280 Central Ave
Fredonia, NY 14063-1136

State University of New York (SUNY) at Fredonia



State School

64 %

6 %

66 %

35 %

Freebase CC-BY Source: Freebase, licensed under CC-BY; IPEDS (As of January, 2015)


Graduates of Fredonia are found working in a number of different fields including IT services, the insurance agency or brokerage industry, and the accounting, auditing and tax services industry. The most popular professional field seems to be the financial services industry. For Fredonia alumni — a demographic with impressive SAT scores — salaries actually come in on the lower end. Former Fredonia graduates bring in $49K on average.


After college, a notable gender gap appears: the average female graduate makes $44K where the average male graduate hauls home about $55K.


In a competition to see who makes the most bank after graduating, those who become Marketing Managers and Software Developers would definitely win; on average, these alumni haul in around $80K every year. Close behind are Information Technology Directors (approximately $70K). Human Resources Generalists face rather mediocre compensation — average salaries are actually the lowest at $42K.


Many Fredonia students are Buffalo, N.Y.-bound following college. Boston, Mass. is also a common destination for Fredonia grads and offers the best pay with a median salary of $90K. On the flipside, the lowest-paying city popular among Fredonia grads is Syracuse, N.Y. (median compensation is $43K). Other cities of interest among Fredonia alumni include nearby Rochester, N.Y. and Seattle, Wash.

Degree Major

Financial compensation is highest for Fredonia grads with a Bachelor of Science in Mathematics (average earnings climb to $90K per year). A B.A. in Business & Marketing offers the lowest median annual financial reward (around $35K).


Former Blue Devils with Project Management experience garner salaries that are 74 percent more than other grads' salaries. Fredonia grads are usually competent in Microsoft Excel, and less than ten percent of alumni continue practicing this skill in their career. Also considered top-notch skills are Project Management, Customer Service, and Adobe Photoshop.

Benefits and Perks

When it comes to benefits, there is room for improvement — only one in three grads are paid for vacation and just one in five survey participants for sick time. A large number of alumni report contributing to a 401(k). A large number of former students have medical plans, and more than half of alumni have dental insurance. Alumni of SUNY at Fredonia also take in a casual working environment, life insurance, flexible hours, and a company-subsidized cell phone.

Related Schools

Compensation averages approximately $49K for Westfield State University alumni, making their earnings most comparable to Fredonia grads. Mansfield University of Pennsylvania, the SUNY Institute of Technology at Utica-Rome, and SUNY Empire State College are also similar to Fredonia.

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


49 %
51 %
$32,077 - $56,460
$35,403 - $81,731
Less than 1 year
1-4 years
5-9 years
10-19 years
20 years or more

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 34 votes.
United States (change)

Subscribe to Our Newsletter

Salary and career advice to put you a step ahead.
newsletter icon


Recent Blog Posts on Career News

Want to Get More Specific? Get a Salary Report Customized for YOU

Tell us about your current job and your skillset, and we’ll let you know how much employers are paying in your area.