United States Military Academy (USMA) at West Point Alumni Average Salary

Nestled away in West Point, N.Y., the United States Military Academy, a school, has a student population of roughly 5,000. Alumni participants in PayScale's salary questionnaire provided the particulars of this report.

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College Salary Report

6th

Early Career Salary 

$76,000

Mid-Career Salary 

$126,000

% High Meaning 

72 %

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United States Military Academy (USMA) at West Point Alumni

Median Salary by Job

Job
National Salary Data 
$0$70K$140K$210K
Army Officer
16 salaries
$73,549  
   
Operations Manager
7 salaries
$84,400  
Director of Operations
6 salaries
$124,800  
Program Project Manager
4 salaries
$99,150  
General / Operations Manager
4 salaries
$89,500  
Chief Executive Officer (CEO)
4 salaries
$200,000  
Management Consultant
4 salaries
$98,750  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 297

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About This School

646 Swift Rd (ATTN: MASG)
West Point, NY 10996-1905

United States Military Academy, United States Military Academy (USMA) at Westpoint, West Point

admissions.usma.edu/

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State School, Sober School, For Sports Fans

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Industry

The most popular field is the military or armed forces industry. In line with impressive SAT scores, United States Military Academy grads also report top-earning positions in the workforce. United States Military Academy graduates see an average starting salary of around $90K.

Jobs

The United States Military Academy alumni who make the most are Operations Managers; they report a median pay of approximately $90K.

Degree Major

Financial compensation is highest for United States Military Academy grads with a Bachelor of Science in Bachelor of Science (BS / BSc) (average earnings climb to $93K per year). A Bachelor's Degree is less advantageous in terms of earnings; alums with this degree are the lowest earners with a median annual pay of $86K.

Skills

Proficiency in Operations Management is common among United States Military Academy alumni, and when it comes to using it on the job, a majority of former students report doing so. United States Military Academy grads with Lean Manufacturing abilities can expect to make 8 percent more than their former classmates ($97K). Other prime know-hows include Team Leadership, Project Management, and Leadership.

Benefits and Perks

For this school, most former students are the recipients of health benefits, and a large number of grads pick up dental plans, too. Most respondents set up a 401(k) to save for retirement. Alumni of United States Military Academy also take in a company-subsidized cell phone, life insurance, a casual working environment, stock purchase plan, and gym / health club / fitness membership.

Related Schools

Compensation averages $85K for United States Coast Guard Academy alumni, making their earnings most comparable to United States Military Academy grads. Other schools similar to United States Military Academy include the United States Naval Academy, the United States Air Force Academy, and SUNY at Purchase College.

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Key Stats for United States Military Academy (USMA) at West Point

Gender

Female
6 %
Male
94 %
Salary
Data Not Available
Salary
$54,975 - $122,008

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 4 votes.
027
1-4 years
22%
5-9 years
28%
10-19 years
22%
20 years or more
28%
$67,700

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