Xavier University Alumni Average Salary

Nestled away in Cincinnati, Ohio, Xavier University, a Roman Catholic school, has a student population of roughly 5,000. The athletic culture permeates campus life (Go Musketeers!), and students take full advantage of the school's urban location by enjoying concerts, dinners, and festivals around town. The data in this summary come from Xavier alumni who took the PayScale salary survey.

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College ROI Report

834th

20 Year Net ROI 

$165,100

Annual ROI 

3.5%

Total 4 Year Cost 

$178,000

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College Salary Report

491st

Early Career Salary 

$47,100

Mid-Career Salary 

$74,900

% High Meaning 

45.0%

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Xavier University Alumni

Median Salary by Job

Job
National Salary Data 
$0$60K$120K$180K
Pharmacist
5 salaries
$103,964  
   
Lead Business Analyst
3 salaries
$80,540  
Business Development Manager
3 salaries
$60,000  
Vice President (VP), General Manager
3 salaries
$160,000  
Product Marketing Manager
3 salaries
$85,000  
Finance Manager
2 salaries
$73,000  
Account Supervisor
2 salaries
$82,424  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 1 Sep 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 225
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About This School

3800 Victory Parkway
Cincinnati, OH 45207-1092

Xavier University, Cincinnati

www.xavier.edu/admission

4,620

Private School, Religious, For Sports Fans

76 %

9 %

59 %

16 %


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Industry

Xavier alumni find work in an assortment of industries including the education industry, the health care industry, and the financial services industry. The banking industry registers as the most common industry among alumni. Former Xavier graduates bring in $66K on average.

Jobs

Xavier grads who become General Manager VPs are compensated well above average — these folks are top-earners among their graduating class, making an average approximately $160K yearly. Also notably well-paid are Pharmacists and Portfolio Managers; their salaries approach about $104K and $93K, respectively. Systems Administrators wrap up the bottom of the pay scale, earning $60K.

Locations

Despite handing out the worst average salary (around $61K), Cincinnati, Ohio holds on to its Xavier student population, and slightly more than half of grads continue to reside in the city. On the opposite end of the pay scale is Cleveland, Ohio, a top-paying city for Xavier grads looking to earn a larger-than-average sum (this city has a median pay of $120K). Other cities of interest include Dallas, Texas and Knoxville, Tenn.

Degree Major

A medical degree will compensate Xavier grads at a much higher rate than other degrees — these alums rake in $116K on average per year. Ranking last in the compensation department are those holding an Associate's Degree — their annual income amounts to $40K on average.

Skills

One-sixth of Xavier grads wind up using Project Management at their job, which is one of the most common skills among alumni. Former Musketeers with Operations Management abilities can expect to make 81 percent more than their former classmates (around $120K). Data Analysis, Microsoft Excel, and Microsoft Office are among other dominant skills.

Benefits and Perks

Just two-fifths of alumni enjoy paid vacation and merely one in three grads get paid sick time. A large number of graduates allocate some part of their earnings to a company-sponsored 401(k) savings plan. It is no small feat that most alums are given health coverage, and a large number of grads accept dental insurance. Additional benefits handed to Xavier University alumni include life insurance, a company-subsidized cell phone, a casual working environment, and tuition reimbursement.

Related Schools

Bellarmine University grads report the most similar salaries to Xavier alums, earning about $66K on average. The University of Indianapolis, Indiana Wesleyan University, and the University of Findlay are also similar to Xavier.

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Test Scores

Academics 25th Percentile 75th Percentile
SAT Scores 1500 1800
ACT Scores 23 27

Key Stats for Xavier University

Gender

Female
41 %
Male
59 %
Salary
$31,998 - $84,739
Salary
$45,068 - $102,955
Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
29%
5-9 years
21%
10-19 years
28%
20 years or more
18%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 40 votes.

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