Average Salary for Trident University International Alumni

Trident University International is located in Cypress. The data for this synopsis comes from former Trident University International students who took the PayScale salary survey.

Typical Early Career Salary

$47,400
Trident University International Alumni

Median Salary by Job

Job
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Human Resources (HR) Director
4 salaries
$91,500  
   
Project Manager, Information Technology (IT)
4 salaries
$100,500  
System Administrator, Computer / Network
3 salaries
$75,000  
Director of Operations
2 salaries
$146,500  
Intelligence Analyst
2 salaries
$79,000  
Government Program Manager
2 salaries
$113,392  
Senior Clinical Research Associate (CRA)
2 salaries
$107,312  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 16 Feb 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 144
United States (change)

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

58 %

12 %

9 %

38 %


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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 government industry. The most highly represented industry among alumni is the military or armed forces industry. Less than five percent of Trident University International grads move into the national defense industry — it is the road least traveled for this demographic. Graduates of Trident University International typically earn $65K.

Jobs

Former Trident University International students with an interest in making money consider becoming Government Program Managers, the highest-paying gig (earnings amount to $113K) among this alumni group. Other well-paid jobs include Information Technology Project Managers ($108K) and Human Resources Directors (around $92K). Relative to other positions, compensation dwindles for Regional Sales Managers; alumni in this role face average salaries of approximately $60K.

Locations

Houston is filled with Trident University International grads. Washington, DC is also a common destination for Trident University International grads and offers the best pay with a median salary of about $88K. Though San Antonio takes the cake for lowest pay among Trident University International grads (the median salary is $57K there), it remains a common destination for former students. Graduates also relocate to San Diego and New York.

Employers

Soaring to about $77K, median pay at U.S. Air Force (USAF) is by far the best. Salaries are decidedly lower at the U.S. Navy, though, where employees earn around $64K on average.

Degree Major

A Master of Business Administration (MBA), General Business will compensate Trident University International grads at a much higher rate than other fields — these alums tend to rake in approximately $154K per year. On the other end of the spectrum, those with a Bachelor of Science in Health Sciences tend to do the worst in terms of salary, making $45K per year.

Skills

Competency in Project Management translates into above-average pay for Trident University International grads — they earn 45 percent more than their fellow graduates. Many Trident University International grads have knowledge of Microsoft Office, with about one in six alumni using this program on the clock. Other top skills include Project Management, Operations Management, and Leadership.

Benefits and Perks

Though vacation and sick days are paid for some, these benefits are reported by the minority of graduates (two-fifths of alumni and one in three grads, respectively). A fair portion of former students save for retirement through a 401(k) plan. Most alumni receive health insurance, and most survey participants get dental coverage. Trident University International alumni are also on the receiving end of tuition reimbursement, life insurance, gym / health club / fitness membership, and a company-subsidized cell phone.

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
31 %
Male
69 %
Salary
$37,246 - $93,117
Salary
$42,151 - $83,635
Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
16%
5-9 years
17%
10-19 years
37%
20 years or more
28%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 46 votes.
$53,107 - $102,194
$36,625 - $72,606
$56,400 - $80,000
$30,410 - $60,198
$58,958 - $107,841

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