University of Wisconsin (UWEC) - Eau Claire Alumni Average Salary

Around 10,000 people attend the University of Wisconsin, a institution based in Eau Claire, Wisc. This outline is based on answers to PayScale's salary survey.

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College ROI Report

438th

20 Year Net ROI 

$321,000

Annual ROI 

8.9%

Total 4 Year Cost 

$73,400

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College Salary Report

395th

Early Career Salary 

$46,500

Mid-Career Salary 

$79,600

% High Meaning 

47 %

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University of Wisconsin (UWEC) - Eau Claire Alumni

Median Salary by Years Experience

Job
National Salary Data 
$0$26K$52K$78K
Account Manager
12 salaries
$58,658  
   
Software Developer
11 salaries
$77,000  
Business Analyst, IT
11 salaries
$58,498  
Senior Accountant
10 salaries
$61,000  
Software Engineer
10 salaries
$63,718  
Account Executive
9 salaries
$47,000  
Project Manager, Information Technology (IT)
7 salaries
$64,329  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 20 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 669

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About This School

105 Garfield Avenue
Eau Claire, WI 54702-4004

University of Wisconsin (UW) - Eau Claire

www.uwec.edu/admissions/

10,404

State School

67 %

12 %

49 %

26 %


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Industry

The most popular professional field seems to be the software development industry. The average starting salary for a graduate of the UW-Eau Claire is $60K.

Gender

A gender wage gap becomes apparent after college, with male graduates earning only $57K on average compared to around $71K for female graduates.

Locations

For reasons other than money, UW-Eau Claire grads are most commonly found still living in Eau Claire, Wisc., where median pay sits at the bottom of the pay scale (approximately $83K). By comparison, the top-paying city popular with UW-Eau Claire alumni is Minneapolis, Minn., which offers a median salary of $108K.

Degree Major

With a median annual earnings of about $113K per year, former Blugolds who have a Master of Business Administration (MBA) are the best paid among the alumni population. A Bachelor's Degree offers the lowest median annual financial reward ($64K).

Skills

Project Management is a popular skill among UW-Eau Claire alumni, with roughly one in six workers reporting using it on the job. Competency in Strategic Planning translates into above-average pay for former Blugolds — they earn nearly double their fellow graduates. Other top skills include Java, Customer Service, and Strategic Planning.

Benefits and Perks

A lucky minority (about one in three grads) are fortunate enough to be compensated for vacation while just one-third of alumni get sick time. A strong majority of survey participants set aside retirement funds in an employer-sponsored 401(k). It is no small feat that a fair number of survey participants are given health coverage, and a majority of grads accept dental insurance. University of Wisconsin grads are also lucky enough to receive a casual working environment, a company-subsidized cell phone, and life insurance.

Related Schools

Winona State University grads report the most similar salaries to UW-Eau Claire alums, earning $57K on average. The University of Wisconsin-River Falls, the University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point, and the University of Minnesota-Duluth are also similar to UW-Eau Claire.

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Key Stats for University of Wisconsin (UWEC) - Eau Claire

Gender

Female
57 %
Male
43 %
Salary
$37,657 - $95,000
Salary
$49,617 - $85,981

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 3 votes.
030
Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
30%
5-9 years
23%
10-19 years
27%
20 years or more
17%

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