Average Salary for State University of New York (SUNY) Upstate Medical University Alumni

The Upstate Medical University is based in Syracuse. Alumni participants in PayScale's salary questionnaire provided the particulars of this report.

State University of New York (SUNY) Upstate Medical University Alumni

Median Salary by Job

Job
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Pediatrician, General
2 salaries
$155,000  
   
Psychiatric Advanced Registered Nurse Practitioner (ARNP)
2 salaries
$83,627  
Family Nurse Practitioner (NP)
2 salaries
$74,416  
Anesthesiologist
2 salaries
$277,500  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Feb 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 36
United States (change)

Industry

Clinical care, the public health research industry, and the medical research industry are just a few of the areas in which the Upstate Medical University grads find work. A large chunk of former Upstate Medical University students are employed in the health care industry; in fact, this is the most popular job sector for this population. The physical therapist's office industry is perhaps the least commonly worked industry among Upstate Medical University grads, with less than five percent of former students experienced in this area. Upstate Medical University graduates see an estimated starting salary of $71K.

Gender

It's worth noting that female graduates earn a median salary of $71K whereas the men's median is about $91K.

Jobs

Among Upstate Medical University alumni, those working as Anesthesiologists report the highest median pay of around $278K, followed by General Pediatricians ($155K), and Psychiatric Advanced Registered Nurse Practitioners ($84K). Sliding in near the bottom are Physical Therapists, who report earnings of approximately $63K.

Locations

Graduates of Upstate Medical University take pride in the city of Syracuse, and just under one-fifth of grads wind up living and working here after graduation. Oswego is also a common destination for Upstate Medical University grads and offers the best pay with a median salary of $138K. On the other end, Upstate Medical University grads flock to St. Louis, which actually offers the weakest median salaries of $61K. Graduates also relocate to New York and Utica.

Degree Major

Upstate Medical University grads who fare the best in terms of salary hold a medical degree and earn approximately $214K per year. A Doctor of Physical Therapy (DPT) offers the lowest annual financial reward (around $65K).

Skills

Orthopedics is a popular skill among Upstate Medical University alumni, with less than ten percent of grads reporting using it on the job. Upstate Medical University grads who have experience with Anesthesia can expect to make 292 percent more than other alumni ($278K on average). Competency in Generalist Duties, Quality Assurance / Quality Control, and Physical Therapy also warrants excellent retribution.

Benefits and Perks

Lacking in the benefits department, just one-third of alumni report compensation for sick days and only one-third of alumni get vacation time. For this school, a strong majority of graduates are the recipients of health benefits, and a majority of the survey participants pick up dental plans, too. A strong majority of respondents take advantage of a 401(k) plan. Graduates of Upstate Medical University are also recipients of malpractice / liability insurance, tuition reimbursement, a casual working environment, and 403(b).

Related Schools

Among alumni of similar schools, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey grads (who make an average of about $81K) earn salaries most similar to Upstate Medical University alumni. Other schools similar to Upstate Medical University include the University of Massachusetts Medical School Worcester, SUNY Health Science Center at Brooklyn, and Pennsylvania State University-College of Medicine.

Key Stats for State University of New York (SUNY) Upstate Medical University

Gender

Female
47 %
Male
53 %
Salary
$45,800 - $86,476
Salary
$46,771 - $193,299
Less than 1 year
11%
1-4 years
27%
5-9 years
21%
10-19 years
11%
20 years or more
30%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 14 votes.

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