Savannah State University (SSU) Alumni Average Salary

Around 5,000 people attend Savannah State University, a institution based in Savannah, Ga. This report is based on the answers of Savannah State graduates who responded to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

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Savannah State University (SSU) Alumni

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Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 13 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 83

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About This School

3219 College Street
Savannah, GA 31404-5310


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Despite the excellent SAT scores reported by Savannah State alumni, former students go on to earn relatively modest salaries. Starting salaries of about $43K are the median among Savannah State grads.


In the Savannah State alumni community, men make a median salary of approximately $62K compared to their female counterparts, who earn $38K.


Many Savannah State alumni seem to stick around Savannah after wrapping up their studies; roughly two-fifths of grads remain to find permanent work.

Degree Major

Financial compensation is highest for Savannah State grads with a Bachelor's Degree (average earnings climb to $62K per year).


Savannah State alumni are often well versed in Office Administration, with slightly less than a third of grads ending up in jobs that require this skillset.

Benefits and Perks

Both vacation time and sick leave are paid out for a majority of alums. Most alums take advantage of a 401(k) plan. Benefits are rather generous for graduates of this school; most alumni are rewarded with health insurance and a large number of alums report dental coverage, too.

Related Schools

New College of Florida graduates, who earn $43K on average, make a similar amount to Savannah State grads. Other schools similar to Savannah State include Kentucky State University, SUNY at Purchase College, and the University of Wisconsin-Parkside.

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