Average Salary for Trident University International Alumni

Around 4,000 people attend Trident University International, a institution based in Cypress, Calif. This overview is based on graduates' answers to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

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Typical Early Career Salary

$47,400
Trident University International Alumni

Median Salary by Job

Job
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Project Manager, Information Technology (IT)
4 salaries
$100,500  
   
Human Resources (HR) Director
3 salaries
$105,000  
Training Manager
2 salaries
$60,000  
System Administrator, Computer / Network
2 salaries
$67,504  
Human Resources (HR) Specialist
2 salaries
$50,000  
System Support Technician
2 salaries
$76,000  
Purchasing Agent / Buyer, Farm Products
2 salaries
$40,876  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 21 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 107

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About This School

5757 Plaza Drive, Suite 100
Cypress, CA 90630-5041

TUI University

www.trident.edu/admissions

3,996

Private School, Business, For Profit

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12 %

9 %

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Industry

Former Trident University International students are professionally suited for a wide range of fields including the health care industry, the aerospace and defense industry, and the manufacturing industry. The majority of alumni accept jobs in the military or armed forces industry. Less than five percent of Trident University International grads move into the government industry — it is the road least traveled for this demographic. Those with an education from Trident University International earn an average of about $65K.

Jobs

Trident University International grads who become Human Resources Directors garner financial rewards beyond any other job type for this group — these alumni rake in an average approximately $105K annually. However, Information Technology Project Managers and System Support Technicians also rank as top-earners (bringing in $101K and $76K, respectively). Preschool Teachers pick up $26K in financial rewards, representing the lowest-paid position among alumni.

Locations

San Antonio, Texas is filled with Trident University International grads. Houston, Texas is another hot spot for Trident University International grads, where salaries rank at the top of the pay scale (compensation averages out to $98K). Trident University International alumni in Tampa, Fla. can often be found sliding in at the lower end of the pay scale, where median paychecks are the smallest at around $40K. In addition, Trident University International grads flock to neighboring San Diego, Calif. as well as New York, N.Y.

Degree Major

A graduate with a Bachelor of Science in Information Technology Management from Trident University International can rake in a whopping average $95K per year, more than any other degree from this school. A Bachelor of Science in Health Sciences commands less pay, and these degree-holders face median pay of approximately $46K.

Skills

Proficiency in Project Management is common among Trident University International alumni, and when it comes to using it on the job, one-seventh of former students report doing so. Trident University International grads who have experience with Project Management can expect to make 42 percent more than other alumni ($93K on average). Microsoft Office, Operations Management, and Data Analysis are desirable skills as well.

Benefits and Perks

Paid vacation days are a given for half of the alumni, but only one in three grads are rewarded with paid sick leave. To plan for old age, a strong majority of respondents maintain savings accounts through a company's 401(k) plan. For this school, a strong majority of former students are the recipients of health benefits, and a strong majority of graduates pick up dental plans, too. Trident University International alumni are rewarded with additional benefits, such as tuition reimbursement, life insurance, gym / health club / fitness membership, and relocation expenses.

Related Schools

Schools similar to Trident University International include Argosy University-Orange County, Northcentral University, and the University of Phoenix-Online Campus.

Key Stats for Trident University International

Gender

Female
33 %
Male
67 %
Salary
$37,087 - $90,793
Salary
$39,409 - $83,586
Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
14%
5-9 years
18%
10-19 years
36%
20 years or more
29%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 26 votes.
$61,042 - $102,194
$61,200 - $93,000
$34,435 - $72,000

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