Average Salary for Wingate University Alumni

Nestled away in Wingate, N.C., Wingate University, a Baptist school, has a student population of roughly 2,000. This snapshot results from replies to PayScale's salary survey.

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Wingate University Alumni

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About This School

220 North Camden Road
Wingate, NC 28174-0159



Private School

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The majority of alumni accept jobs in the wholesale distribution industry. Wingate graduates see an average starting salary of around $57K.


Male graduates on average earn more than female graduates; the first group banks approximately $61K per year, but the second group takes home only $36K.


The Wingate alumni who make the most are Accounting Managers; they report a median pay of $60K.


Many Wingate grads flock to Monroe, N.C. With a median salary of about $59K, Charlotte, N.C. represents the highest-paid city popular among Wingate grads. On the flipside, the lowest-paying city popular among Wingate grads is Greensboro, N.C. (median compensation is $44K).

Degree Major

With a median annual earnings of $60K per year, Wingate University grads who have an Associate of Applied Science (AAS), Accounting are the best paid among the alumni population. Ranking last in the compensation department are those holding a Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA), Accounting — their annual income amounts to around $33K on average.


Wingate University grads with Event Planning experience garner salaries that are 3 percent more than other grads' salaries. Microsoft Office is a common skill among Wingate alumni — nearly one-fifth of grads mention using it at work. Microsoft Excel, Office Administration, and Accounts Payable are desirable skills as well.

Benefits and Perks

As for time away from work, a majority of alumni are compensated for vacation days, but only one-third of alumni can take paid time off due to illness. Health benefits extend to a large number of grads, and more than half of alumni also receive dental coverage. Most alumni set aside retirement funds in an employer-sponsored 401(k). Other benefits that Wingate University alumni receive are life insurance, a company-subsidized cell phone, tuition reimbursement, and car allowences/expenses/mileage reimbursement.

Related Schools

Roger Williams University graduates, who earn $57K on average, make a similar amount to Wingate grads. Other schools similar to Wingate include Thomas More College, Stevenson University, and Our Lady of Holy Cross College.

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Test Scores

Academics 25th Percentile 75th Percentile
SAT Scores 1340 1650
ACT Scores 19 24

Key Stats for Wingate University


64 %
36 %
$19,811 - $61,042
$40,000 - $70,986

Job Satisfaction

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Rated 4 out of 5
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