Average Salary for Western Kentucky University Alumni

Overall College ROI Rank

839
out of 1312
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ROI Rank for Public (In-State) Universities

290
out of 420
 

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

Job
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$0$27K$54K$81K
Human Resources (HR) Manager
6 salaries
$52,981  
   
Operations Manager
5 salaries
$62,500  
Communications Director
5 salaries
$52,000  
Marketing Director
4 salaries
$58,462  
Project Engineer
3 salaries
$48,150  
Production Manager, Manufacturing
3 salaries
$80,000  
General Manager, Restaurant
3 salaries
$27,300  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 20 Feb 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 361
United States (change)

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
$31,468 - $66,646
Salary
$34,516 - $78,227
Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
33%
5-9 years
24%
10-19 years
23%
20 years or more
14%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 133 votes.
$31,843 - $57,456
$32,086 - $85,193
$36,625 - $70,253
$31,409 - $74,008
$48,756 - $85,250

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