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Average Salary for Tusculum College Alumni

Tusculum College is a Presbyterian Church (USA) university based in Greeneville, Tenn. that is home to around 2,000 undergraduates. Alongside a private education, Tusculum College students also enjoy the intimacy of campus life, which is centered around the small town of Greeneville. This overview is based on graduates' answers to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

Overall College ROI Rank

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ROI Rank for Private not-for-profit Universities

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Mid-Career Salary Rank for Religious

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Typical Early Career Salary

Tusculum College Alumni

Median Salary by Job

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Senior Regulatory Affairs Specialist
3 salaries
Human Resources (HR) Manager
3 salaries
Information Technology (IT) Manager
2 salaries
Purchasing Specialist
2 salaries
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 16 Dec 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 58
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Tusculum College Details

60 Shiloh Road
Greeneville, TN 37743


Private Schools, Business, Religious

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Graduates of Tusculum College head into a range of vocations when it comes to work; the education industry, the banking industry, and the medical device manufacturing industry are just a few professional areas popular among alumni. The most popular professional field seems to be the manufacturing industry. The least popular industry for former Tusculum College students is the oil and gas refinement industry — less than five percent of these people end up working in this field. Those with a degree from Tusculum College tend to make approximately $55K.


The biggest paychecks among Tusculum College alumni are earned by Senior Regulatory Affairs Specialists — these former students make $70K per year. The next biggest paychecks go to Information Technology Managers ($69K) and Purchasing Specialists (around $65K). Relative to other positions, compensation dwindles for Human Resources Managers; alumni in this role face average salaries of about $60K.


Knoxville is a hot spot for Tusculum College alum. In addition, former Tusculum College students often head to Maryville after graduating, where typical salaries come to $66K in this top-paying city. Kingsport is a popular spot for former Tusculum College students at the opposite end of the pay scale; in fact, average salaries there are the lowest at $45K. In addition, Tusculum College grads flock to neighboring Morristown as well as Chattanooga.

Degree Major

With annual earnings of about $71K per year, Tusculum College grads who have a Bachelor of Science in Business Management are the best paid among the alumni population. On the other end of the spectrum, those with a Bachelor's Degree, Education tend to do the worst in terms of salary, making $40K per year.


Roughly a tenth of grads report using Microsoft Excel as part of their job, making it the most popular skill. Tusculum College grads who have experience with Regulatory Compliance can expect to make 38 percent more than other alumni (around $77K on average). Also considered top-notch skills are Operations Management, Organizational Development, and Project Management.

Benefits and Perks

Only about two-fifths of alumni enjoy paid vacation and one in four survey participants receive sick leave. The greater part of graduates save up for retirement through a 401(k) plan. A solid majority of respondents receive health insurance, and a fair portion of grads get dental coverage. Additional benefits handed to Tusculum College alumni include life insurance, a casual working environment, a company-subsidized cell phone, and flexible hours.

Related Schools

Compensation averages $55K for College of Mount Saint Vincent alumni, making their earnings most comparable to Tusculum College grads. Mary Baldwin College, York College Pennsylvania, and Quincy University are also similar to Tusculum College.

Test Scores

Academics 25th Percentile 75th Percentile
SAT Scores*
* SAT writing score is not included.
840 1060
ACT Scores 18 23

Key Stats

57 %
43 %
$35,083 - $67,187
$30,086 - $72,435
Less than 1 year
1-4 years
5-9 years
10-19 years
20 years or more
Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 29 votes.

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