Average Salary for Wheaton College - Norton, MA Alumni

Nestled away in Norton, Mass., Wheaton College, a school, has a student population of roughly 2,000. The school puts an emphasis on undergraduate study in the liberal arts and sciences. This report is based on the responses of Wheaton graduates who completed the PayScale salary survey.

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Wheaton College - Norton, MA Alumni

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Marketing Coordinator
2 salaries
$34,500  
   
Administrative Assistant
2 salaries
$39,449  
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About This School

26 E Main St
Norton, MA 02766

Wheaton College, Massachusetts, Wheaton College

1,654

Private School, Liberal Arts

76 %

13 %

40 %

16 %


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Industry

The engineering services industry, the education industry, and the scholarship trusts industry are just a few of the areas in which Wheaton grads find work. The most popular professional field seems to be the financial aid services industry. Former Wheaton graduates bring in $50K on average.

Jobs

Wheaton grads who become Assistant Directors of Financial Aid garner financial rewards beyond any other job type for this group — these alumni rake in an average $54K annually. However, Administrative Assistants also rank as top-earners (bringing in about $39K). Sitting at the bottom of the pay scale are Marketing Coordinators who make an average of $35K.

Locations

Many Wheaton grads flock to Boston, Mass. Washington, DC is another hot spot for Wheaton grads, where salaries rank at the top of the pay scale (compensation averages out to $83K). On the other hand, Wheaton alumni who end up in Alexandria, Va. receive the lowest median salary of around $38K. In addition, grads flock to New York, N.Y. as well as Providence, R.I.

Degree Major

A B.A. in Communication earns Wheaton students the most money after college (an average approximately $69K per year). Graduates holding a B.A. in Anthropology fare the worst in terms of compensation with an average yearly salary of $38K.

Skills

Customer Service is a popular skill among Wheaton alumni, with nearly one in ten grads reporting using it on the job. Wheaton College grads with Financial Reporting abilities can expect to make 46 percent more than their former classmates (about $74K). Financial Reporting, Event Planning, and Accounts Payable are among other dominant skills.

Benefits and Perks

The larger part of alumni are allowed to take paid time off for vacation, but only about one-third of alumni get paid sick leave. For this school, a large number of grads are the recipients of health benefits, and the larger part of grads pick up dental plans, too. Most grads plan for retirement by taking advantage of a company-sponsored 401(k) program. Graduates of Wheaton College are also recipients of life insurance, a casual working environment, 403(b), and tuition reimbursement.

Related Schools

Among alumni of similar schools, Pine Manor College grads (who make an average of $50K) earn salaries most similar to Wheaton alumni. Other schools similar to Wheaton include Wellesley College, College of the Holy Cross, and Gordon College.

Key Stats for Wheaton College - Norton, MA

Gender

Female
66 %
Male
34 %
Salary
$33,876 - $64,324
Salary
$33,971 - $57,990
Less than 1 year
8%
1-4 years
38%
5-9 years
25%
10-19 years
15%
20 years or more
15%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 7 votes.

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