Wentworth Institute of Technology Alumni Average Salary

Ranked in the top 9 percent of universities by return on investment, the Wentworth Institute of Technology is a university based in Boston, Mass., and it's home to around 4,000 undergraduates. Figures cited in this summary are based on graduates' replies to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

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College ROI Report

106th

20 Year Net ROI 

$533,000

Annual ROI 

7.3%

Total 4 Year Cost 

$181,000

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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
33 salaries
$69,452  
   
Assistant Project Manager, Construction
33 salaries
$58,965  
Project Manager, Construction
18 salaries
$66,553  
Software Engineer
17 salaries
$78,202  
Project Engineer
17 salaries
$69,024  
Architectural Designer
15 salaries
$46,603  
Construction Project Manager
15 salaries
$85,863  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 9 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 609

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About This School

550 Huntington Ave
Boston, MA 02115

www.wit.edu/prospective

4,012

Private School

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Industry

The Wentworth Institute of Technology alumni can most commonly be found in the construction industry, the manufacturing industry, and the civil engineering services industry, though they are employed throughout a wide range of sectors. A large chunk of former Wentworth Institute of Technology students are employed in the architectural services industry; in fact, this is the most popular job sector for this population. Following graduation, Wentworth Institute of Technology students earn an average of $63K.

Gender

Male graduates on average earn more than female graduates; the first group banks $77K per year, but the second group takes home only $56K.

Jobs

Among Wentworth Institute of Technology graduates, the biggest earners are Software Engineers, who haul in approximately $82K on average.

Locations

About one-half of Wentworth Institute of Technology students choose to remain in Boston, Mass. after graduation, where the average salary is actually the lowest at about $60K. For those seeking more money, Cambridge, Mass. is a popular destination for former Wentworth Institute of Technology students; median pay is around $79K.

Degree Major

A Bachelor of Science in Computer Science (CS) earns Wentworth Institute of Technology students the most money after college (an average $82K per year). Those holding a Bachelor of Science in Architectural Engineering are less fortunate in terms of earnings, bringing in about $65K on average per year.

Skills

Wentworth Institute of Technology alumni are often well versed in Project Management, with more than two-fifths of grads ending up in jobs that require this skillset. Project Management commands a pay premium of 31 percent for Wentworth Institute of Technology grads. Experience with Autodesk AutoCAD, Microsoft Excel, and Budget Management is highly valued as well.

Benefits and Perks

Just one in three grads enjoy paid vacation and merely one in five survey participants get paid sick time. A fair number of former students plan for retirement by taking advantage of a company-sponsored 401(k) program. It is no small feat that a fair number of alumni are given health coverage, and a majority of graduates accept dental insurance. Wentworth Institute of Technology alumni are rewarded with additional benefits, such as a company-subsidized cell phone, a casual working environment, tuition reimbursement, and flexible hours.

Related Schools

The Benjamin Franklin Institute of Technology, Newbury College-Brookline, and Mount Ida College are also similar to Wentworth Institute of Technology.

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Key Stats for Wentworth Institute of Technology

Gender

Female
24 %
Male
76 %
Salary
$47,166 - $71,216
Salary
$51,923 - $97,713

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 3 votes.
047
1-4 years
47%
5-9 years
17%
10-19 years
19%
20 years or more
17%

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