Average Salary for Xavier University Alumni

Xavier University, a Roman Catholic school in Cincinnati, Ohio, has roughly 5,000 undergrads. The school has a strong sports tradition (Go Musketeers!) and its urban campus offers many benefits for its students. This outline is based on answers to PayScale's salary survey.

Read More

Overall College ROI Rank

out of 1223
See full list

ROI Rank for Private not-for-profit Universities

out of 402

Mid-Career Salary Rank for For Sports Fans

out of 346

Typical Early Career Salary

Xavier University Alumni

Median Salary by Job

National Salary Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are the gross, national median (50th percentile). Pay can vary greatly by location.
5 salaries
Vice President (VP), General Manager
3 salaries
Inside Sales Manager
3 salaries
Marketing Manager
3 salaries
Product Marketing Manager
3 salaries
Operations Manager
3 salaries
Account Manager
2 salaries
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 7 Jul 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 246
United States (change)

Find Out Exactly What You Should Be Paid

United States (change)

Comp Managers: Start Here »

About This School

3800 Victory Parkway
Cincinnati, OH 45207-1092

Xavier University, Cincinnati



Private School, Religious, For Sports Fans

76 %

9 %

59 %

16 %

Freebase CC-BY Source: Freebase, licensed under CC-BY; IPEDS (As of January, 2015)


Xavier alumni find work in an assortment of industries including the education industry, the health care industry, and the financial services industry. A large chunk of former Xavier students are employed in the banking industry; in fact, this is the most popular job sector for this population. Those with an education from Xavier earn an average of about $66K.


Former Xavier students with an interest in making money consider becoming General Manager VPs, the highest-paying gig (average earnings amount to $160K) among this alumni group. Other well-paid jobs include Pharmacists (approximately $102K) and Product Marketing Managers ($85K). IT Business Analysts wrap up the bottom of the pay scale, earning $57K.


A little more than half of Xavier grads stay in Cincinnati, Ohio, even though it offers the lowest median pay ($61K). Xavier alumni in search of the largest paycheck, on the other hand, will find it in Cleveland, Ohio where around $120K is the average pay. Dallas, Texas and Dayton, Ohio are popular choices as well.

Degree Major

A medical degree leads to the highest pay for Xavier grads (about $120K on average per year). Those with an Associate's Degree face salaries on the lower end, coming in at an average $40K per year.


Operations Management commands a pay premium of 61 percent for former Musketeers. Xavier grads are usually competent in Project Management, and one-sixth of alumni continue practicing this skill in their career. Other top skills include Data Analysis, Microsoft Excel, and Microsoft Office.

Benefits and Perks

Just two-fifths of alumni enjoy paid vacation and merely one in three grads get paid sick time. Dental insurance applies to a strong majority of alumni, and a large number of former students report health coverage. To plan for old age, a large number of grads maintain savings accounts through a company's 401(k) plan. Additional perks enjoyed by Xavier University grads include life insurance, a company-subsidized cell phone, a casual working environment, and tuition reimbursement.

Related Schools

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

Xavier University Job Listings

Search for more jobs:

Test Scores

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

Key Stats for Xavier University


43 %
57 %
$32,785 - $82,822
$45,535 - $101,583
Less than 1 year
1-4 years
5-9 years
10-19 years
20 years or more

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 47 votes.
$37,843 - $77,652
$25,427 - $80,000
$55,955 - $110,055

Find Out Exactly What You Should Be Paid

United States (change)

Comp Managers: Start Here »
United States (change)

Subscribe to Our Newsletter

Salary and career advice to put you a step ahead.
newsletter icon


Recent Blog Posts on Career News

Want to Get More Specific? Get a Salary Report Customized for YOU

Tell us about your current job and your skillset, and we’ll let you know how much employers are paying in your area.