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Average Salary for University of Bridgeport (UB) Alumni

The University of Bridgeport is a university located in Bridgeport. The numbers for this synopsis were furnished by University of Bridgeport graduates who completed PayScale's salary questionnaire.

Typical Early Career Salary

$43,900
University of Bridgeport (UB) Alumni

Median Salary by Job

Job
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Oracle Database Administrator (DBA)
3 salaries
$100,000  
   
Project Manager, Engineering
2 salaries
$97,500  
Middle School Teacher
2 salaries
$29,000  
Visual Merchandiser
2 salaries
$43,000  
Control Systems Engineer
2 salaries
$93,350  
Database Administrator (DBA)
2 salaries
$90,000  
Senior Human Resources (HR) Generalist
2 salaries
$73,878  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 21 Dec 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 120
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University of Bridgeport (UB) Details

126 Park Avenue
Bridgeport, CT 06604-5620

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Industry

Professionally, the financial services industry, the education industry, and the marketing, advertising, and media management industry are popular business areas among the University of Bridgeport alumni. The most highly represented industry among alumni is the health care industry. Following graduation, University of Bridgeport students earn an average of $71K.

Gender

It's worth noting that female graduates earn a median salary of around $56K whereas the men's median is $81K.

Jobs

University of Bridgeport grads who become Oracle Database Administrators are compensated well above average — these folks are top-earners among their graduating class, usually making approximately $100K yearly. Also notably well-paid are Control Systems Engineers and Database Administrators; their salaries approach $93K and $90K, respectively. Sliding in near the bottom are Middle School Teachers, who report earnings of about $29K.

Locations

New York is filled with University of Bridgeport grads. University of Bridgeport alumni seeking the highest salaries end up in Washington, DC, which offers median salaries of around $90K. Living in Bridgeport after college is common among University of Bridgeport grads, whose love for the area is more important than the below-average median pay ($40K). Other popular cities include Stamford and New Haven.

Degree Major

A Master of Business Administration (MBA), Business Administration leads to the highest pay for University of Bridgeport grads ($147K per year). An Associate's Degree is less advantageous in terms of earnings; alums with this degree are the lowest earners with annual pay of $41K.

Skills

Project Management is a popular skill among University of Bridgeport alumni, with less than ten percent of workers reporting using it on the job. Knowledge of Financial Analysis seems to be related to bigger paychecks; in fact, skilled alumni bring in salaries that are 61 percent more than their former classmates' salaries (about $115K). Microsoft Office, Microsoft Excel, and Microsoft SQL Server are among other dominant skills.

Benefits and Perks

Only two-fifths of alumni for this school enjoy paid vacation days and about one in three grads get paid sick time. Most grads receive health insurance, and a majority of alums get dental coverage. Most alumni save for retirement through a 401(k) plan. Other benefits that University of Bridgeport alumni receive are life insurance, tuition reimbursement, a company-subsidized cell phone, and a casual working environment.

Related Schools

University of Hartford graduates, who earn $69K on average, make a similar amount to University of Bridgeport grads. Antioch University-New England, Fairfield University, and Sacred Heart University are also similar to University of Bridgeport.

Test Scores

Academics 25th Percentile 75th Percentile
SAT Scores 1230 1520
ACT Scores 17 22

Key Stats

Female
50 %
Male
50 %
Salary
$39,010 - $71,291
Salary
$41,145 - $109,695
Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
23%
5-9 years
27%
10-19 years
19%
20 years or more
28%
Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 52 votes.
$40,652 - $106,488
$52,529 - $118,826
$35,375 - $61,500
$44,219 - $101,736
$47,000 - $92,750

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