Wentworth Institute of Technology Alumni Average Salary

Combining good value and great education, the Wentworth Institute of Technology is ranked in the top 9 percent of universities by return on investment. Alumni report high financial returns compared to the tuition they paid to attend this a university based in Boston, Mass. The numbers in this rundown were provided by the Wentworth Institute of Technology grads who participated in PayScale's salary survey.

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College ROI Report

99th

20 Year Net ROI 

$516,000

Annual ROI 

6.7%

Total 4 Year Cost 

$192,000

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College Salary Report

78th

Early Career Salary 

$56,900

Mid-Career Salary 

$96,800

% High Meaning 

49 %

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Wentworth Institute of Technology Alumni

Median Salary by Job

Job
National Salary Data 
$0$29K$58K$87K
Mechanical Engineer
34 salaries
$68,969  
   
Assistant Project Manager, Construction
30 salaries
$58,176  
Project Manager, Construction
19 salaries
$67,124  
Project Engineer
16 salaries
$70,468  
Software Engineer
16 salaries
$79,252  
Architectural Designer
16 salaries
$46,983  
Construction Project Manager
15 salaries
$85,863  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Apr 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 625

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About This School

550 Huntington Ave
Boston, MA 02115

www.wit.edu/prospective

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Industry

Graduates of the Wentworth Institute of Technology head into a range of vocations when it comes to work; the civil engineering services industry, the construction industry, and the medical device manufacturing industry are just a few professional areas popular among alumni. The architectural services industry is the sector most highly represented among alumni. Those with a degree from the Wentworth Institute of Technology make an average of $64K.

Gender

Male graduates on average earn more than female graduates; the first group banks $76K per year, but the second group takes home only around $56K.

Jobs

The most generous salaries among Wentworth Institute of Technology alumni are reportedly earned by Software Engineers whose earnings come to $82K on average.

Locations

It is typical for many Wentworth Institute of Technology grads (just over two-fifths of former students) to remain in Boston, Mass., which may come as a shock given the city's depressed salaries (median pay is $62K). By comparison, the top-paying city popular with Wentworth Institute of Technology alumni is Cambridge, Mass., which offers a median salary of approximately $79K.

Degree Major

Wentworth Institute of Technology grads who hold a Bachelor of Science in Computer Science (CS) can expect to fare better than most fellow alumni, earning an average about $82K per year. Those holding a Bachelor of Science in Architectural Engineering are less fortunate in terms of earnings, bringing in around $65K on average per year.

Skills

Wentworth Institute of Technology grads with Scheduling abilities can expect to make 88 percent more than their former classmates ($121K). Project Management is a popular skill among Wentworth Institute of Technology alumni, with more than two-fifths of workers reporting using it on the job. Other top skills include Autodesk AutoCAD, Budget Management, and Microsoft Excel.

Benefits and Perks

Only two-fifths of alumni earn paid vacation and just one-fifth of alumni get paid sick time. A large number of graduates set aside retirement funds in an employer-sponsored 401(k). It is no small feat that a large number of survey participants are given health coverage, and a majority of the survey participants accept dental insurance. Wentworth Institute of Technology grads also enjoy benefits like a company-subsidized cell phone, tuition reimbursement, a casual working environment, and life insurance.

Related Schools

Other schools similar to Wentworth Institute of Technology include the Benjamin Franklin Institute of Technology, Newbury College-Brookline, and Mount Ida College.

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Key Stats for Wentworth Institute of Technology

Gender

Female
24 %
Male
76 %
Salary
$47,166 - $71,216
Salary
$52,645 - $97,052

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 3 votes.
1-4 years
46%
5-9 years
16%
10-19 years
22%
20 years or more
16%

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