Wheaton College - Norton, MA Alumni Average Salary

Around 2,000 people attend Wheaton College, a institution based in Norton, Mass. Students at the school often study in the liberal arts and sciences. Alumni participants in PayScale's salary questionnaire provided the particulars of this report.

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Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 1 Sep 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 110
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About This School

26 E Main St
Norton, MA 02766

Wheaton College, Massachusetts, Wheaton College


Private School, Liberal Arts

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Graduates of Wheaton are found working in a number of different fields including the engineering services industry, the retail industry, and the marketing, advertising, and media management industry. The most popular career sector among alumni is the biotechnology research and development industry. The average salary for a grad from Wheaton is approximately $57K.


Many Wheaton grads end up living in Cambridge, Mass., deeming it the most popular city for former students of this school. In addition, former Wheaton students often head to New York, N.Y. after graduating, where the median salary comes to $79K in this top-paying city. On the other end, Wheaton grads flock to Boston, Mass., which actually offers the weakest median salary of around $48K.

Degree Major

A Bachelor of Science in Bachelor of Science (BS / BSc) earns Wheaton students the most money after college (an average about $70K per year). Ranking last in the compensation department are those holding a Bachelor's Degree — their annual income amounts to $61K on average.


Competency in SQL translates into above-average pay for Wheaton College grads — they earn 20 percent more than their fellow graduates. Around one in six Wheaton grads wind up using Microsoft Excel at their job, which is one of the most common skills among alumni. Proficiency in Accounts Payable, SQL, and Financial Reporting command top-of-the-line rewards as well.

Benefits and Perks

Paid vacation days are a given for just over half of the survey participants, but only one in three grads are rewarded with paid sick leave. Benefits are rather generous for graduates of this school; a large number of former students are rewarded with health insurance and most graduates report dental coverage, too. A large number of respondents allocate some part of their earnings to a company-sponsored 401(k) savings plan. Additional perks enjoyed by Wheaton College grads include life insurance, a company-subsidized cell phone, tuition reimbursement, and a casual working environment.

Related Schools

Among alumni of similar schools, Mount Holyoke College grads (who make an average of $56K) earn salaries most similar to Wheaton alumni. Wellesley College, Pine Manor College, and College of the Holy Cross are also similar to Wheaton.

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