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

The University of Wisconsin is a university based in Eau Claire, Wisc. that is home to around 10,000 undergraduates. Replies from former UW-Eau Claire students to PayScale's salary questionnaire form the basis for this summary.

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University of Wisconsin (UWEC) - Eau Claire School Alumni

Median Salary by Years Experience

Years Experience
National Salary Data 
1-4 years
6 salaries
5-9 years
3 salaries
10-19 years
7 salaries
20 years or more
5 salaries
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 24 Jun 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 21

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About This School

105 Garfield Avenue
Eau Claire, WI 54702-4004

University of Wisconsin (UW) - Eau Claire


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26 %


The software development industry is the sector most highly represented among alumni. Starting salaries of $59K are the median among UW-Eau Claire grads.


After college, a notable gender gap appears: the average male graduate makes $55K where the average female graduate hauls home about $71K.


Upon earning their degrees, many UW-Eau Claire grads prefer to remain in Eau Claire; in fact, slightly less than one-fifth of grads appreciate the area so much that they find permanent jobs there.

Degree Major

UW-Eau Claire students with a Bachelor of Science in Bachelor of Science (BS / BSc) can expect to make the most money ($103K on average per year) compared to their fellow graduates. Average annual salaries for those with a Bachelor's Degree are the lowest of the pack, earning $64K.


Former Blugolds who have experience with Strategic Planning can expect to make nearly double other alumni (around $116K on average). One in six UW-Eau Claire grads wind up using Project Management at their job, which is one of the most common skills among alumni. Java, Customer Service, and Process Improvement are desirable skills as well.

Benefits and Perks

Only one in three grads for this school enjoy paid vacation days and about one-third of alumni get paid sick time. A strong majority of alums take advantage of a 401(k) plan. Dental insurance applies to a majority of graduates, and a fair number of graduates report health coverage. Additional benefits handed to University of Wisconsin alumni include a company-subsidized cell phone, a casual working environment, and life insurance.

Related Schools

Compensation averages approximately $56K for Winona State University alumni, making their earnings most comparable to UW-Eau Claire grads. 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.

Test Scores

Academics 25th Percentile 75th Percentile
SAT Scores*
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* SAT writing score is not included.
ACT Scores 22 26

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


59 %
41 %
$37,657 - $95,000
$49,097 - $71,165

Job Satisfaction

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

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