Average Salary for University of Bridgeport (UB) Alumni

The University of Bridgeport is a university located in Bridgeport. This snapshot results from replies to PayScale's salary survey.

Typical Early Career Salary

$43,900
University of Bridgeport (UB) Alumni

Median Salary by Job

Job
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Oracle Database Administrator (DBA)
3 salaries
$100,000  
   
Project Manager, Engineering
2 salaries
$97,500  
.NET Software Developer / Programmer
2 salaries
$54,240  
Visual Merchandiser
2 salaries
$43,000  
Corporate Controller
2 salaries
$111,200  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 Mar 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 97
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About This School

126 Park Avenue
Bridgeport, CT 06604-5620

university of bridgeport

2,835

Private School

28 %

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Industry

Graduates of the University of Bridgeport are found working in a number of different fields including the financial services industry, the education industry, and the dentist's office industry. The health care industry registers as the most common industry among alumni. The average starting salary for a graduate of University of Bridgeport is approximately $73K.

Gender

There's a noticeable difference between the genders; where the average man hauls in $83K after graduating from University of Bridgeport, the average woman earns only $56K.

Jobs

Among University of Bridgeport graduates, the biggest earners are Oracle Database Administrators, who haul in about $100K on average. Next on the list are Control Systems Engineers and Database Administrators, bringing in $93K and $90K, respectively. Sitting at the bottom of the pay scale are Middle School Teachers, making an average of around $29K.

Locations

Many University of Bridgeport grads flock to New York. It is also not uncommon to find former University of Bridgeport students living and working in Washington, DC — this top-paying city is a popular destination with a median salary of about $90K. Many University of Bridgeport grads can't resist staying in Bridgeport after graduating despite the median salaries there ranking lowest among popular cities ($40K). Stamford and New Haven also rank high on the list of cities.

Degree Major

University of Bridgeport grads who hold a Master of Business Administration (MBA), Business Administration can expect to fare better than most fellow alumni, earning approximately $147K per year. On the other end of the spectrum, those with an Associate's Degree tend to do the worst in terms of salary, making $41K per year.

Skills

Knowledge of Financial Analysis seems to be related to bigger paychecks; in fact, skilled alumni bring in salaries that are 58 percent more than their former classmates' salaries ($115K). About a tenth of University of Bridgeport grads wind up using Project Management at their job, which is one of the most common skills among alumni. Microsoft Office, Microsoft Excel, and Microsoft SQL Server are among other dominant skills.

Benefits and Perks

When it comes to benefits, there is room for improvement — only one-third of alumni are paid for vacation and just one-third of alumni for sick time. Most alums save for retirement through a 401(k) plan. Dental insurance applies to a majority of alumni, and a fair portion of respondents report health coverage. Additional benefits handed to University of Bridgeport alumni include life insurance, tuition reimbursement, a company-subsidized cell phone, and gym / health club / fitness membership.

Related Schools

Compensation averages $67K for University of Hartford alumni, making their earnings most comparable to University of Bridgeport grads. Other schools similar to University of Bridgeport include Antioch University-New England, Fairfield University, and Sacred Heart University.

Test Scores

Academics 25th Percentile 75th Percentile
SAT Scores 1240 1510
ACT Scores 18 22

Key Stats for University of Bridgeport (UB)

Gender

Female
50 %
Male
50 %
Salary
$38,835 - $72,540
Salary
$40,892 - $111,295
Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
23%
5-9 years
26%
10-19 years
20%
20 years or more
28%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 45 votes.
$40,363 - $107,990
$52,529 - $118,826
$35,375 - $61,500
$44,219 - $101,736
$47,000 - $92,750

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