Average Salary for Wheaton College - Norton, MA Alumni

Around 2,000 people attend Wheaton College, a institution based in Norton, Mass. Students here receive a well-rounded education — undergraduate study in the liberal arts and sciences is common. The data for this snapshot was collected from Wheaton graduates who took PayScale's salary survey.

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Wheaton College - Norton, MA Alumni

Median Salary by Job

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Administrative Assistant
2 salaries
$39,449  
   
Marketing Coordinator
2 salaries
$34,500  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 20 Jun 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 39
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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

Wheaton alumni find work in an assortment of industries including the health care industry, the engineering services industry, and the scholarship trusts industry. The retail industry registers as the most common industry among alumni. Former Wheaton graduates bring in $49K on average.

Jobs

The Wheaton alumni who make the most are Administrative Assistants; they report a median pay of $39K.

Locations

The most popular destination for former Wheaton students is Boston, Mass. Wheaton grads also flock to Providence, R.I., which is home to salaries significantly above average (median pay is around $95K). On the other hand, Wheaton alumni who end up in Alexandria, Va. receive the lowest median salary of $38K. Alumni express interest in New York, N.Y. and Cambridge, Mass. as well.

Degree Major

A B.A. in Communication leads to the highest pay for Wheaton grads ($69K on average per year). A B.A. in Anthropology is less advantageous in terms of earnings; alums with this degree are the lowest earners with a median annual pay of about $38K.

Skills

Financial Reporting is a popular skill among Wheaton alumni, with nearly one in eight grads reporting using it on the job. Wheaton College grads who have experience with Financial Reporting can expect to make 49 percent more than other alumni (approximately $74K on average). Microsoft Excel, Accounts Payable, and Event Planning are among other dominant skills.

Benefits and Perks

The larger part of respondents report receiving paid vacation days, but just one in three grads are paid for sick leave. A large number of grads plan for retirement by taking advantage of a company-sponsored 401(k) program. Most respondents enjoy benefits like health insurance, while a majority of the survey participants receive dental plans, too. Wheaton College graduates also take advantage of life insurance, tuition reimbursement, 403(b), and a casual working environment.

Related Schools

Pine Manor College grads report the most similar salaries to Wheaton alums, earning around $49K on average. Wellesley College, College of the Holy Cross, and Gordon College are also similar to Wheaton.

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Key Stats for Wheaton College - Norton, MA

Gender

Female
68 %
Male
32 %
Salary
$33,719 - $65,066
Salary
$33,621 - $56,627
Less than 1 year
8%
1-4 years
40%
5-9 years
24%
10-19 years
14%
20 years or more
14%

Job Satisfaction

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

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