Saint Joseph's University (SJU) - Philadelphia, PA Alumni Average Salary

Saint Joseph's University, a Roman Catholic school in Philadelphia, Pa., has roughly 5,000 undergrads. Sports have an undeniably strong influence on campus life (Go Hawks!), and students exploit the school's urban location by exploring the rich resources of their city. The data for this synopsis comes from former SJU students who took the PayScale salary survey.

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460th

20 Year Net ROI 

$301,000

Annual ROI 

4.3%

Total 4 Year Cost 

$224,000

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198th

Early Career Salary 

$70,200

Mid-Career Salary 

$115,000

% High Meaning 

42 %

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Saint Joseph's University (SJU) - Philadelphia, PA School Alumni

Median Salary by Job

Job
National Salary Data 
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Financial Analyst
2 salaries
$45,000  
   
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 20 May 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 19

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About This School

5600 City Avenue
Philadelphia, PA 19131-1395

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5,374

Private School, Religious, For Sports Fans

79 %

7 %

63 %

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Industry

Among SJU grads, the property and casualty insurance industry is a commonly chosen career field. Those with a degree from SJU make an average of approximately $61K.

Gender

Female graduates on average earn more than male graduates; the first group banks about $70K per year, but the second group takes home only $56K.

Jobs

The SJU alumni who make the most are Chief Information Officers; they report a median pay of $193K.

Locations

When it comes to compensation, Philadelphia, Pa. brings up the rear (median pay is $58K); however, just over two-fifths of SJU alumni still choose not to leave this city. However, SJU grads looking to fill their bank accounts consider moving to West Chester, Pa. — one of the most popular top-paying cities — with its median salary of around $65K.

Degree Major

A Master of Business Administration (MBA), Business Administration leads to the highest pay for SJU grads ($193K on average per year). Those holding a Bachelor of Science in Bachelor of Science (BS / BSc) are less fortunate in terms of earnings, bringing in about $58K on average per year.

Skills

Former Hawks with Strategic Planning abilities can expect to make 211 percent more than their former classmates ($190K). Microsoft Office is a common skill among SJU alumni — roughly a sixth of grads mention using it at work. Data Analysis, Scheduling, and Strategic Planning are among other dominant skills.

Benefits and Perks

A fair number of former students save up for retirement through a 401(k) plan. A strong majority of grads have medical plans, and a large number of alums have dental insurance. Graduates of Saint Joseph's University are also recipients of tuition reimbursement, a casual working environment, a company-subsidized cell phone, life insurance, and flexible hours.

Related Schools

Median pay for DeSales University grads is approximately $59K, making their salaries most similar to those of SJU grads. Other schools similar to SJU include Philadelphia University, La Salle University, and Villanova University.

Test Scores

Academics 25th Percentile 75th Percentile
SAT Scores 1530 1800
ACT Scores 22 26

Key Stats for Saint Joseph's University (SJU) - Philadelphia, PA

Gender

Female
41 %
Male
59 %
Salary
$60,000 - $88,000
Salary
$36,492 - $130,000

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 3 votes.
1-4 years
60%
5-9 years
12%
10-19 years
20%
20 years or more
8%

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