Wellesley College Alumni Average Salary

Around 2,000 people attend Wellesley College, a institution based in Wellesley, Mass. Students at the school often study in the liberal arts and sciences. The data for this snapshot was collected from Wellesley graduates who took PayScale's salary survey.

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College ROI Report

757th

20 Year Net ROI 

$221,000

Annual ROI 

3.6%

Total 4 Year Cost 

$233,000

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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
4 salaries
$45,000  
Product Manager, Software
3 salaries
$75,000  
Business Systems Analyst
3 salaries
$81,900  
Paralegal
3 salaries
$54,467  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 20 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 231

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About This School

106 Central St
Wellesley, MA 02481-8203

2,474

Private School, Liberal Arts

91 %

15 %

35 %

19 %


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Industry

Those with an education from Wellesley earn an average of $60K.

Locations

Wellesley grads also flock to New York, N.Y., which is home to salaries significantly above average (median pay is around $75K). On the other hand, Wellesley alumni who end up in Boston, Mass. receive the lowest median salary of $55K.

Degree Major

A graduate with a B.A. in Bachelor of Arts (BA) from Wellesley can rake in a whopping average $75K per year, more than any other degree from this school. Ranking last in the compensation department are those holding a Bachelor's Degree — their annual income amounts to approximately $69K on average.

Skills

Wellesley College grads with Project Management experience garner salaries that are 37 percent more than other grads' salaries. Just under one in three grads report using Project Management as part of their job, making it the most popular skill.

Benefits and Perks

More than half of graduates save for retirement through a 401(k) plan. Health benefits extend to a majority of grads, and a majority of alumni also receive dental coverage. Wellesley College alumni are also on the receiving end of a casual working environment.

Related Schools

Trinity College grads bring in salaries of around about $60K, making them the most similar to Wellesley alumni in terms of earnings. Other schools similar to Wellesley include Pine Manor College, College of the Holy Cross, and Wheaton College.

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Key Stats for Wellesley College

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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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