Average Salary for Siena Heights University Alumni

Nestled away in Adrian, Mich., Siena Heights University, a Roman Catholic school, has a student population of roughly 2,000. This report is based on the answers of Siena Heights University graduates who responded to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

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Information Technology (IT) Manager
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Software Developer
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About This School

1247 E. Siena Heights Dr
Adrian, MI 49221


Private School, Religious

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Graduates of Siena Heights University work in a variety of sectors including the automotive manufacturing industry, the manufacturing industry, and the education industry. The most popular field is the health care industry. Given the high SAT scores reported by Siena Heights University grads, their lower-than-average salaries are somewhat surprising. Those with an education from Siena Heights University earn an average of $45K.


After graduation, disparities in salary rise to the surface — males earn an average around $73K per year compared to females' approximately $41K.


The biggest paychecks among Siena Heights University alumni are earned by Software Developers — these former students make a median salary of about $94K per year. The next biggest paychecks go to Information Technology Managers ($92K) and Senior Privacy & Security Analysts ($90K). Collecting the smallest paychecks are Finance Directors — they bring in $45K.


Rather than relocating after graduation, many Siena Heights University alumni (around one in eight) end up finding permanent jobs in Adrian. It is no surprise that Troy, Mich., which hands out the biggest paychecks (the average salary is about $91K), is another of the most popular spots for former Siena Heights University students. Siena Heights University alumni in Lansing, Mich. can often be found sliding in at the lower end of the pay scale, where median paychecks are the smallest at approximately $35K. Other popular cities for Siena Heights University alumni include nearby Detroit, Mich. and Dearborn, Mich.

Degree Major

Siena Heights University grads who hold a B.A. in Computer Information Systems (CIS) can expect to fare better than most fellow alumni, earning an average $96K per year. On the other end of the spectrum, those with a Bachelor's Degree, Business Administration tend to do the worst in terms of salary, making an average $39K per year.


Roughly a seventh of Siena Heights University grads wind up using Microsoft Office at their job, which is one of the most common skills among alumni. Siena Heights University grads who have experience with Network Management / Administration can expect to make double other alumni ($91K on average). Demonstrated ability in Customer Service, Accounts Payable, and People Management rank among leading skills as well.

Benefits and Perks

Just one in three grads enjoy paid vacation and merely one in six survey participants get paid sick time. Most respondents receive health insurance, and a strong majority of survey participants get dental coverage. A large number of alums set aside retirement funds in an employer-sponsored 401(k). Other benefits awarded to Siena Heights University alumni include life insurance, a casual working environment, company pension plan, and a company-subsidized cell phone.

Related Schools

Columbia College graduates, who earn $45K on average, make a similar amount to Siena Heights University grads. Madonna University, Walsh University, and Malone University are also similar to Siena Heights University.

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Test Scores

Academics 25th Percentile 75th Percentile
SAT Scores*
* SAT writing score is not included.
842 1097
ACT Scores 19 23

Key Stats for Siena Heights University


54 %
46 %
$31,492 - $60,663
$37,024 - $91,526
Less than 1 year
1-4 years
5-9 years
10-19 years
20 years or more

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 17 votes.

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