Simpson College - Indianola, IA Alumni Average Salary

Around 2,000 people attend Simpson College, an United Methodist institution based in Indianola, Iowa. Many students here pick up classes in the liberal arts and sciences. This report is based on the responses of Simpson graduates who completed the PayScale salary survey.

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Simpson College - Indianola, IA Alumni

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Project Manager, Information Technology (IT)
5 salaries
Marketing Director
3 salaries
Data Analyst
2 salaries
Marketing Specialist
2 salaries
Analytics Consultant
2 salaries
Operations Manager
2 salaries
Marketing Assistant
2 salaries
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 4 Sep 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 106
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About This School

701 North C St
Indianola, IA 50125

Simpson College


Private School, Liberal Arts, Religious

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A large chunk of former Simpson students are employed in the insurance and financial services industry; in fact, this is the most popular job sector for this population. Graduates of Simpson earn $48K on average.


Male graduates on average earn more than female graduates; the first group banks about $51K per year, but the second group takes home only $36K.

Degree Major

A graduate with a B.A. in Bachelor of Arts (BA) from Simpson can rake in a whopping average $56K per year, more than any other degree from this school. On the other end of the spectrum, those with a Bachelor's Degree tend to do the worst in terms of salary, making an average around $43K per year.


Nearly one in three grads report using Project Management as part of their job, making it the most popular skill. Competency in Microsoft Excel translates into above-average pay for Simpson College grads — they earn 62 percent more than their fellow graduates. In addition, those who are savvy in Microsoft Excel, Account Management, and Customer Service are also considered highly skilled.

Benefits and Perks

Health coverage is awarded to a strong majority of alums, and dental insurance is issued to a fair number of grads as well. A strong majority of alumni set up a 401(k) to save for retirement. Other benefits that Simpson College alumni receive are defined contribution (dc) retirement plan.

Related Schools

Among alumni of similar schools, Saint Norbert College grads (who make an average of $48K) earn salaries most similar to Simpson alumni. Central College, Wartburg College, and Illinois College are also similar to Simpson.

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Key Stats for Simpson College - Indianola, IA


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$26,216 - $50,868
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Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 2 votes.
$29,479 - $45,781

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