Spring Arbor University Alumni Average Salary

Around 3,000 people attend Spring Arbor University, a Free Methodist institution based in Spring Arbor, Mich. The figures in this overview come from the responses of Spring Arbor University grads who took the PayScale salary survey.

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1045th

20 Year Net ROI 

$140,000

Annual ROI 

3.8%

Total 4 Year Cost 

$134,000

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896th

Early Career Salary 

$33,900

Mid-Career Salary 

$61,700

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Spring Arbor University Alumni

Median Salary by Job

Job
National Salary Data 
$0$18K$36K$54K
Executive Administrative Assistant
5 salaries
$53,109  
   
Marketing Coordinator
5 salaries
$41,604  
Graphic Designer
5 salaries
$35,000  
Operations Manager
4 salaries
$45,000  
Business Manager
4 salaries
$53,458  
Licensed Professional Counselor
4 salaries
$41,500  
Human Resources (HR) Manager
4 salaries
$49,553  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 26 Jul 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 236
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About This School

106 E. Main St
Spring Arbor, MI 49283-9799

2,968

Private School, Religious

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3 %

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Freebase CC-BY Source: Freebase, licensed under CC-BY; IPEDS (As of January, 2015)

Industry

Graduates of Spring Arbor University are found working in a number of different fields including the manufacturing industry, public K-12 education, and the education industry. The automotive manufacturing industry registers as the most common industry among alumni. The average salary for a grad from Spring Arbor University is $51K.

Jobs

Spring Arbor University grads who become Division General Managers are compensated well above average — these folks are top-earners among their graduating class, making a median salary of about $100K yearly.

Locations

Many Spring Arbor University students are Jackson, Mich.-bound following college. Toledo, Ohio is also a common destination for Spring Arbor University grads and offers the best pay with a median salary of $70K. For comparison, the lowest-paying city popular with Spring Arbor University alumni is Kalamazoo, Mich., which offers a median salary of approximately $48K. Other common destinations for Spring Arbor University grads include close-by Detroit, Mich. and Lansing, Mich.

Degree Major

Spring Arbor University grads who fare the best in terms of salary hold a Master of Business Administration (MBA), Business Administration and earn a median salary of $95K per year. A B.A. in Psychology commands less pay, and these degree-holders face median pay of $50K.

Skills

Spring Arbor University alumni are often well versed in Microsoft Office, with about one in six grads ending up in jobs that require this skillset. Knowledge of Strategic Planning seems to be related to bigger paychecks; in fact, skilled alumni bring in salaries that are 61 percent more than their former classmates' salaries (around $82K). Experience with Customer Service, Human Resources Information System (HRIS), and Case Management is highly valued as well.

Benefits and Perks

Health coverage is awarded to a fair number of survey participants, and dental insurance is issued to a strong majority of graduates as well. A strong majority of respondents participate in a 401(k) program. Spring Arbor University grads also enjoy benefits like a company-subsidized cell phone, a casual working environment, tuition reimbursement, flexible hours, and life insurance.

Related Schools

Cabrini College graduates, who earn $50K on average, make a similar amount to Spring Arbor University grads. Cornerstone University, Anderson University, and Marian University are also similar to Spring Arbor University.

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Key Stats for Spring Arbor University

Gender

Female
60 %
Male
40 %
Salary
$24,269 - $80,500
Salary
$29,870 - $81,389
Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
31%
5-9 years
15%
10-19 years
31%
20 years or more
21%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 5 votes.

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