Wellesley College Alumni Average Salary

Nestled away in Wellesley, Mass., Wellesley College, a school, has a student population of roughly 2,000. Students here receive a well-rounded education — undergraduate study in the liberal arts and sciences is common. Figures cited in this summary are based on graduates' replies to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

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College ROI Report

632nd

20 Year Net ROI 

$257,000

Annual ROI 

3.7%

Total 4 Year Cost 

$241,000

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College Salary Report

201st

Early Career Salary 

$52,800

Mid-Career Salary 

$90,100

% High Meaning 

60 %

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Wellesley College Alumni

Median Salary by Years Experience

Job
National Salary Data 
$0$50K$100K$150K
Project Manager, (Unspecified Type / General)
6 salaries
$65,000  
   
Software Engineer
6 salaries
$106,920  
Marketing Director
5 salaries
$103,177  
Executive Assistant
5 salaries
$45,781  
Data Analyst
3 salaries
$78,611  
Product Manager, Software
3 salaries
$75,000  
Administrative Assistant
3 salaries
$39,305  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 22 Apr 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 244

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About This School

106 Central St
Wellesley, MA 02481-8203

2,474

Private School, Liberal Arts

91 %

15 %

35 %

19 %

Industry

Those with a degree from Wellesley make an average of $60K.

Locations

It is also not uncommon to find former Wellesley students living and working in New York, N.Y. — this top-paying city is a popular destination with a median salary of $75K. On the other end, Wellesley grads flock to Boston, Mass., which actually offers the weakest median salary of $55K.

Degree Major

Among the highest-paid Wellesley alumni are those with a B.A. in Bachelor of Arts (BA) — they earn close to $75K on average per year. A Bachelor's Degree offers the lowest median annual financial reward (about $69K).

Skills

Competency in Project Management translates into above-average pay for Wellesley College grads — they earn 37 percent more than their fellow graduates. Project Management is a common skill among Wellesley alumni — slightly less than a third of grads mention using it at work.

Benefits and Perks

A majority of alums have medical plans, and more than half of survey participants have dental insurance. A majority of the survey participants opt for a 401(k) to save for retirement. Wellesley College grads are also lucky enough to receive a casual working environment.

Related Schools

Median pay for Trinity College grads is around $62K, making their salaries most similar to those of Wellesley grads. Pine Manor College, College of the Holy Cross, and Wheaton College are also similar to Wellesley.

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Key Stats for Wellesley College

Less than 1 year
11%
1-4 years
56%
5-9 years
11%
10-19 years
11%
20 years or more
11%
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