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Average Salary for Siena Heights University Alumni

Siena Heights University is a Roman Catholic university located in Adrian. Figures cited in this summary are based on graduates' replies to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

Typical Early Career Salary

Siena Heights University Alumni

Median Salary by Job

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Software Developer
3 salaries
Radiology Director
3 salaries
Finance Director
2 salaries
Information Technology (IT) Manager
2 salaries
Senior Privacy & Security Analyst
2 salaries
Production Manager, Manufacturing
2 salaries
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 27 Dec 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 79
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Siena Heights University Details

1247 E. Siena Heights Dr
Adrian, MI 49221

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Former Siena Heights University students are professionally suited for a wide range of fields including the manufacturing industry, the automotive manufacturing industry, and the education industry. The health care industry registers as the most common industry among alumni. The home health care industry is perhaps the least commonly worked industry among Siena Heights University grads, with less than two percent of former students experienced in this area. Though Siena Heights University grads score high on the SAT, below-average pay in the workforce is common for this demographic. Former Siena Heights University graduates tend to bring in approximately $44K.


After graduation, women go on to earn an average of $41K per year compared to men, who earn $67K.


Siena Heights University grads who become Software Developers are compensated well above average — these folks are top-earners among their graduating class, usually making $94K yearly. Also notably well-paid are Information Technology Managers and Senior Privacy & Security Analysts; their salaries approach $92K and around $90K, respectively. Salaries are anything but generous for Finance Directors, where earnings rank lowest on the pay scale at about $45K.


The most popular destination for former Siena Heights University students is Detroit. It is no surprise that Charleston, which hands out the biggest paychecks (the average salary is $90K), is another of the most popular spots for former Siena Heights University students. Relative to other popular cities, Adrian ranks low on the pay scale (average pay is around $39K); however, Siena Heights University grads enjoy the area so much that they often choose to reside here after graduation despite the drawback in salary. Ann Arbor is also a common pick among Siena Heights University grads, along with Benton Harbor.

Degree Major

Financial compensation is highest for Siena Heights University grads with a Master of Arts (MA) (earnings climb to $113K per year). Those with a Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA) face salaries on the lower end, coming in close to $38K per year.


Knowing People Management can pay off big time for Siena Heights University grads, who can expect a 62 percent bigger paycheck than other grads. Microsoft Office is a common skill among Siena Heights University alumni — nearly one in eight grads mention using it at work. Also considered top-notch skills are Operations Management, Accounts Payable, and Microsoft Excel.

Benefits and Perks

When it comes to benefits, there is room for improvement — only one-third of alumni are paid for vacation and just one-fifth of alumni for sick time. A solid majority of grads allocate some part of their earnings to a company-sponsored 401(k) savings plan. Benefits are rather generous for graduates of this school; the greater part of survey participants are rewarded with health insurance and most grads report dental coverage, too. Siena Heights University alumni are rewarded with additional benefits, such as life insurance, a casual working environment, a company-subsidized cell phone, and tuition reimbursement.

Related Schools

Compensation averages about $45K for Columbia College alumni, making their earnings most comparable to Siena Heights University grads. Other schools similar to Siena Heights University include Madonna University, Walsh University, and Malone University.

Test Scores

Academics 25th Percentile 75th Percentile
SAT Scores*
* SAT writing score is not included.
911 1068
ACT Scores 18 23

Key Stats

57 %
43 %
$30,607 - $66,352
$32,953 - $90,302
Less than 1 year
1-4 years
5-9 years
10-19 years
20 years or more
Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 38 votes.

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