University of Maine at Orono Alumni Average Salary

The University of Maine, a school in Orono, Maine, has roughly 9,000 undergrads. This outline is based on answers to PayScale's salary survey.

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College ROI Report

577th

20 Year Net ROI 

$270,000

Annual ROI 

7.0%

Total 4 Year Cost 

$93,600

Compare to Other Schools

College Salary Report

341st

Early Career Salary 

$50,600

Mid-Career Salary 

$79,500

% High Meaning 

59 %

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University of Maine at Orono Alumni

Median Salary by Job

Job
National Salary Data 
$0$26K$52K$78K
Mechanical Engineer
17 salaries
$63,050  
   
Electrical Engineer
16 salaries
$67,868  
Software Engineer
10 salaries
$68,496  
Civil Engineer
9 salaries
$58,531  
Project Engineer
9 salaries
$65,096  
Process Engineer
8 salaries
$64,932  
Project Manager, Construction
8 salaries
$77,419  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Apr 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 608

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About This School

168 College Avenue
Orono, ME 04469

University Of Maine, University of Maine Orono, University Of Maine, Orono

9,182

State School, Research University, For Sports Fans

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23 %

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Industry

A large chunk of former UMaine students are employed in the health care industry; in fact, this is the most popular job sector for this population. The average starting salary for a graduate of the UMaine is about $57K.

Gender

After college, a notable gender gap appears: the average female graduate makes approximately $51K where the average male graduate hauls home $61K.

Locations

Another city that attracts a wealth of UMaine grads is Bangor, Maine; given its high compensation ($94K is the average salary), the city's popularity should come as no surprise. The city with the lowest median paycheck frequented by UMaine alumni is Portland, Maine, where earnings average around $61K.

Degree Major

UMaine students with a Bachelor's Degree can expect to make the most money ($61K on average per year) compared to their fellow graduates. An Associate's Degree is less advantageous in terms of earnings; alums with this degree are the lowest earners with a median annual pay of $45K.

Skills

Just over one in five UMaine grads wind up using Customer Service at their job, which is one of the most common skills among alumni. Knowledge of Budget Management seems to be related to bigger paychecks; in fact, skilled alumni bring in salaries that are 89 percent more than their former classmates' salaries ($109K). Proficiency in Project Management, Microsoft Excel, and Data Analysis command top-of-the-line rewards as well.

Benefits and Perks

Most survey participants set up a 401(k) to save for retirement. It is no small feat that most respondents are given health coverage, and a fair number of grads accept dental insurance. Alumni of University of Maine also take in a company-subsidized cell phone, a casual working environment, life insurance, company car / automobile, and company pension plan.

Related Schools

University of Vermont graduates, who earn $56K on average, make a similar amount to UMaine grads. Other schools similar to UMaine include the University of New Hampshire-Main Campus, the University of Rhode Island, and SUNY at Binghamton.

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Key Stats for University of Maine at Orono

Gender

Female
33 %
Male
67 %
Salary
$40,695 - $59,651
Salary
$36,600 - $97,563

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 2 votes.
Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
41%
5-9 years
21%
10-19 years
9%
20 years or more
26%
$60,837
$93,500

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