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Average Salary for University of Montevallo Alumni

Founded in Montevallo, Ala., the University of Montevallo is an institution of higher learning for around 3,000 students. This overview is based on graduates' answers to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

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Typical Early Career Salary

$32,500
University of Montevallo Alumni

Median Salary by Job

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Senior Accountant
3 salaries
$55,955  
   
Licensed Professional Counselor
2 salaries
$36,973  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Apr 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 41

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About This School

Station 6001
Montevallo, AL 35115-6000

2,618

State School

45 %

7 %

83 %

38 %


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Industry

Professionally, the health care industry, the advertising agency industry, and the retail corporate office industry are popular business areas among the UM alumni. The education industry is the sector most highly represented among alumni. Following graduation, UM students earn an average of $42K.

Jobs

UM grads who become Senior Accountants garner financial rewards beyond any other job type for this group — these alumni rake in $56K annually.

Locations

Birmingham is filled with UM grads. It is also not uncommon to find former UM students living and working in Montgomery — this top-paying city is a popular destination with a median salary of $95K. The city with the lowest median paycheck frequented by UM alumni is Fairfield, where earnings average about $26K. Close-by Mobile and Huntsville are also desirable cities among UM alumni.

Degree Major

Among the highest-paid UM alumni are those with a Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA), Marketing & Management — they earn close to around $111K per year. The degree that warrants the lowest level of financial compensation is a B.A. in Journalism & Mass Communication (approximately $40K annually).

Skills

Many UM grads have knowledge of Customer Service, with nearly one-eighth of alumni using this program on the clock. Competency in Microsoft Office translates into above-average pay for former Falcons — they earn 24 percent more than their fellow graduates. Competency in Microsoft Excel, People Management, and Customer Relations also warrants excellent retribution.

Benefits and Perks

Paid sick days are a given for nearly half of the respondents, but only half of the alumni are rewarded with paid vacation. Most graduates set aside retirement funds in an employer-sponsored 401(k). It is no small feat that most former students are given health coverage, and a majority of graduates accept dental insurance. Additional benefits handed to University of Montevallo alumni include life insurance, a casual working environment, flexible hours, and tuition reimbursement.

Related Schools

Alumni of Alcorn State University pick up average paychecks of $41K, which is closest to the amount made by UM grads among similar schools. Other schools similar to UM include Albany State University, Grambling State University, and Southern Arkansas University Main Campus.

Test Scores

Academics 25th Percentile 75th Percentile
SAT Scores 1400 1743
ACT Scores 20 26

Key Stats for University of Montevallo

Gender

Female
67 %
Male
33 %
Salary
$25,209 - $55,719
Salary
$34,800 - $59,995
Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
29%
5-9 years
19%
10-19 years
23%
20 years or more
24%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 14 votes.

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