University of Texas at Tyler Alumni Average Salary

The University of Texas at Tyler, a school in Tyler, Texas, has roughly 6,000 undergrads. The data in this summary come from UT Tyler alumni who took the PayScale salary survey.

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Electrical Engineer
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Mechanical Engineer
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Human Resources (HR) Manager
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Staff Accountant
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Quality Manager
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Project Engineer
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Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 6 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 294

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About This School

3900 University Blvd
Tyler, TX 75799-6699


State School

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The most popular field is the health care industry. Starting salaries of $66K are the median among UT Tyler grads.


Upon earning their degrees, many UT Tyler grads prefer to remain in Tyler; in fact, nearly one in five grads appreciate the area so much that they find permanent jobs there. It is no surprise that Houston, Texas, which hands out the biggest paychecks (the average salary is $86K), is another of the most popular spots for former UT Tyler students. On the far end of the pay scale, UT Tyler alumni often reside in Shreveport, La., which is home to the lowest pay at $57K.

Degree Major

Former Patriots who fare the best in terms of salary hold a Bachelor of Science in Bachelor of Science (BS / BSc) and earn a median salary of approximately $81K per year. Graduates holding a Master of Business Administration (MBA) fare the worst in terms of compensation with an average yearly salary of around $65K.


Former Patriots with Project Management abilities can expect to make 43 percent more than their former classmates (about $94K). Proficiency in Budget Management is common among UT Tyler alumni, and when it comes to using it on the job, slightly more than a fifth of former students report doing so. In addition, those who are savvy in Project Management, People Management, and Operations Management are also considered highly skilled.

Benefits and Perks

Just over half of the alumni enjoy paid vacation days and paid sick time. Nearly all alumni allocate some part of their earnings to a company-sponsored 401(k) savings plan. Nearly all alums receive health insurance, and a strong majority of respondents get dental coverage. University of Texas at Tyler alumni are also on the receiving end of tuition reimbursement, life insurance, a casual working environment, and a company-subsidized cell phone.

Related Schools

Northwestern State University of Louisiana grads report the most similar salaries to UT Tyler alums, earning $62K on average. Stephen F Austin State University, Tarleton State University, and Texas A & M University-Texarkana are also similar to UT Tyler.

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Key Stats for University of Texas at Tyler


44 %
56 %
$56,502 - $73,250
$62,074 - $96,435
Less than 1 year
1-4 years
5-9 years
10-19 years
20 years or more

Job Satisfaction

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Rated 5 out of 5
based on 2 votes.
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