Average Salary for Western Kentucky University Alumni

Overall College ROI Rank

848
out of 1223
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ROI Rank for Public (In-State) Universities

320
out of 408
 

Mid-Career Salary Rank for State School

366
out of 445

Typical Early Career Salary

$40,300
Western Kentucky University Alumni

Median Salary by Job

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$0$27K$54K$81K
Human Resources (HR) Manager
5 salaries
$51,886  
   
Communications Director
5 salaries
$52,000  
Operations Manager
4 salaries
$68,250  
Marketing Director
3 salaries
$60,000  
Electrical Engineer
3 salaries
$65,000  
Production Manager, Manufacturing
3 salaries
$80,000  
General Manager, Restaurant
3 salaries
$27,300  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 21 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 294

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About This School

1906 College Heights Blvd
Bowling Green, KY 42101-1000

17,509

State School, For Sports Fans

44 %

14 %

53 %

44 %

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
46 %
Male
54 %
Salary
$31,227 - $67,836
Salary
$33,075 - $76,068
Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
34%
5-9 years
26%
10-19 years
23%
20 years or more
12%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 87 votes.
$33,519 - $44,219
$41,000 - $112,500
St. Catharine College - St Catharine, Kentucky
$40,000
$31,299 - $61,843
$31,758 - $84,286
$37,095 - $69,380
$48,756 - $85,250
$52,796 - $78,611
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