Western Kentucky University Alumni Average Salary

College ROI Report

848th

20 Year Net ROI 

$161,000

Annual ROI 

6.2%

Total 4 Year Cost 

$72,000

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College Salary Report

852nd

Early Career Salary 

$42,700

Mid-Career Salary 

$63,500

% High Meaning 

50.0%

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Western Kentucky University Alumni

Median Salary by Job

Job
National Salary Data 
$0$33K$66K$99K
Communications Director
4 salaries
$68,500  
   
Project Engineer
3 salaries
$48,150  
Operations Manager
3 salaries
$97,477  
Electrical Engineer
3 salaries
$65,000  
General Manager, Restaurant
3 salaries
$27,300  
Human Resources (HR) Manager
3 salaries
$51,886  
Marketing Director
2 salaries
$62,400  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 22 Aug 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 227
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About This School

1906 College Heights Blvd
Bowling Green, KY 42101-1000

17,509

State School, For Sports Fans

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Western Kentucky University (WKU) is a public university in Bowling Green, Kentucky, USA. It was formally founded by the Commonwealth of Kentucky in 1906, though its roots reach back a quarter-century earlier. WKU has a student body of over 21,000 students. Its main campus is in the midst of hundreds…
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Test Scores

Academics 25th Percentile 75th Percentile
SAT Scores*
* SAT writing score is not included.
830 1150
ACT Scores 18 25

Key Stats for Western Kentucky University

Gender

Female
45 %
Male
55 %
Salary
$30,994 - $70,685
Salary
$32,328 - $76,566
Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
35%
5-9 years
26%
10-19 years
24%
20 years or more
10%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 61 votes.
$33,278 - $45,781
$41,000 - $112,500
St. Catharine College - St Catharine, Kentucky
$40,000
$30,600 - $62,249
$31,248 - $92,523
$38,783 - $70,913
$48,402 - $89,911
$52,000 - $73,250

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