University of Toledo Alumni Average Salary

The University of Toledo, a school in Toledo, Ohio, has roughly 16,000 undergrads. The school is known for its strong athletic tradition (Go Rockets!), and the urban environment gives students ample opportunity to discover new neighborhoods, restaurants, concerts, and more. The data in this summary come from Toledo alumni who took the PayScale salary survey.

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Process Engineer
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Electrical Engineer
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Mechanical Engineer
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Operations Manager
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Information Technology (IT) Manager
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Project Engineer
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High School Teacher
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Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 21 Nov 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 295
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About This School

2801 W Bancroft
Toledo, OH 43606-3390


State School, Research University, For Sports Fans

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Graduates of Toledo are found working in a number of different fields including the health care industry, the manufacturing industry, and clinical care. The automotive manufacturing industry is the sector most highly represented among alumni. The average salary for a grad from Toledo is $59K.


Male graduates of Toledo out-earn their female counterparts significantly, earning an average of $70K versus around $55K for women.


In the Toledo alumni professional community, Senior Mechanical Engineers make the highest median pay ($82K), though Project Engineers (approximately $80K), and Information Technology Managers ($75K) are close competitors. Marketing Specialists face rather mediocre compensation — average salaries are actually the lowest at about $41K.


Toledo students enjoy their time in Toledo, and slightly less than a third of students actually choose to live and work there after graduating. The top-paying city popular with Toledo alumni is Houston, Texas, which offers a median salary of $72K. For comparison, the lowest-paying city popular with Toledo alumni is Maumee, Ohio, which offers a median salary of $51K. Other common destinations for Toledo grads include close-by Cleveland, Ohio and Columbus, Ohio.

Degree Major

A medical degree earns Toledo students the most money after college (an average $109K per year). Those holding a bachelor's degree in social work are less fortunate in terms of earnings, bringing in $33K on average per year.


Knowledge of Leadership seems to be related to bigger paychecks; in fact, skilled alumni bring in salaries that are 44 percent more than their former classmates' salaries (approximately $85K). Toledo grads are usually competent in Project Management, and roughly a sixth of alumni continue practicing this skill in their career. Proficiency in Microsoft Office, Microsoft Excel, and Engineering Design command top-of-the-line rewards as well.

Benefits and Perks

When it comes to benefits, there is room for improvement — only two-fifths of alumni are paid for vacation and just one in four survey participants for sick time. It is no small feat that most former students are given health coverage, and a fair number of alums accept dental insurance. A large number of graduates plan for retirement by taking advantage of a company-sponsored 401(k) program. Other benefits that University of Toledo alumni receive are life insurance, a casual working environment, a company-subsidized cell phone, and tuition reimbursement.

Related Schools

Median pay for West Virginia University grads is around $59K, making their salaries most similar to those of Toledo grads. Western Michigan University, Kent State University at Kent, and Northern Illinois University are also similar to Toledo.

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Test Scores

Academics 25th Percentile 75th Percentile
SAT Scores 1340 1730
ACT Scores 19 25

Key Stats for University of Toledo


41 %
59 %
$31,554 - $71,467
$37,377 - $88,234
Less than 1 year
1-4 years
5-9 years
10-19 years
20 years or more

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 115 votes.
$40,695 - $66,497
Toledo Public Schools
$32,170 - $79,787
$36,147 - $83,868
$30,792 - $74,644
$45,000 - $91,563
$30,012 - $84,689

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