SUNY - Maritime College Alumni Average Salary

Nestled away in Throggs Neck, N.Y., SUNY Maritime College, a school, has a student population of roughly 2,000. This overview is derived from alumni replies to PayScale's salary survey.

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Captain, Mate, or Pilot of Water Vessels
16 salaries
Mechanical Engineer
7 salaries
Project Engineer
5 salaries
Senior Mechanical Engineer
4 salaries
Naval Architect
4 salaries
Business Development Director
4 salaries
First-Line Supervisor / Manager of Production and Operating Workers
4 salaries
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 7 Feb 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 225

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About This School

6 Pennyfield Avenue
Throggs Neck, NY 10465-4198

SUNY Maritime College, State University of New York (SUNY) Maritime College


State School, Business

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Among SUNY Maritime College grads, the construction management industry is a commonly chosen career field. Former SUNY Maritime College graduates bring in about $54K on average.

Degree Major

With a median annual earnings of $66K per year, SUNY Maritime College grads who have a Bachelor of Engineering in Mechanical Engineering (ME) are the best paid among the alumni population. A Bachelor's Degree commands less pay, and these degree-holders face median pay of approximately $62K.


Competency in Engineering Design translates into above-average pay for SUNY Maritime College grads — they earn 10 percent more than their fellow graduates. SUNY Maritime College grads are usually competent in Engineering Design, and slightly less than a third of alumni continue practicing this skill in their career.

Benefits and Perks

Some graduates are faced with an attractive benefits package; close to half of the survey participants are paid for both vacation time and sick days. A large number of grads take advantage of a 401(k) plan. Dental insurance applies to most former students, and most respondents report health coverage. Alumni of SUNY Maritime College also take in life insurance, tuition reimbursement, and free drinks.

Related Schools

CUNY John Jay College of Criminal Justice grads bring in salaries of around $54K, making them the most similar to SUNY Maritime College alumni in terms of earnings. The United States Merchant Marine Academy, the United States Coast Guard Academy, and Massachusetts Maritime Academy are also similar to SUNY Maritime College.

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