Xavier University Alumni Average Salary

Nestled away in Cincinnati, Ohio, Xavier University, a Roman Catholic school, has a student population of roughly 5,000. Students here support their sports teams in droves (Go Musketeers!), and the urban campus allows them to explore the city's many neighborhoods and cultural events. The data for this synopsis comes from former Xavier students who took the PayScale salary survey.

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20 Year Net ROI 

$241,000

Annual ROI 

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Total 4 Year Cost 

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Early Career Salary 

$63,000

Mid-Career Salary 

$116,000

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Xavier University Alumni

Median Salary by Job

Job
National Salary Data 
$0$31K$62K$93K
Senior Financial Analyst
9 salaries
$71,412  
   
Human Resources (HR) Director
9 salaries
$92,005  
Project Manager, Information Technology (IT)
8 salaries
$85,025  
Financial Analyst
8 salaries
$60,500  
Information Technology (IT) Manager
7 salaries
$68,163  
Director of Operations
6 salaries
$90,000  
Consultant, Human Resources (HR)
6 salaries
$63,250  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 Dec 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 660
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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 %

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Industry

Graduates of Xavier are found working in a number of different fields including clinical care, IT services, and the steel manufacturing industry. The majority of Xavier alumni wind up in the health care industry. Xavier graduates in the chemical manufacturing industry are hard pressed to find, with one in twenty former students taking up work in this field. Following graduation, Xavier students earn an average of $67K.

Jobs

In the Xavier alumni professional community, Information Technology Managers make the highest median pay ($90K).

Locations

Upon earning their degrees, many Xavier grads prefer to remain in Cincinnati; in fact, a majority of grads appreciate the area so much that they find permanent jobs there. Cincinnati, Ohio is also a common destination for Xavier grads and offers the best pay with a median salary of $66K. On the other end, Xavier grads flock to Columbus, Ohio, which actually offers the weakest median salary of $43K.

Degree Major

Financial compensation is highest for Xavier grads with a Master of Business Administration (MBA), Business Administration (average earnings climb to approximately $144K per year). A Bachelor's Degree is less advantageous in terms of earnings; alums with this degree are the lowest earners with a median annual pay of around $46K.

Skills

For former Musketeers, proficiency in Windows NT / 2000 / XP Networking warrants a paycheck that is 34 percent more than other alumni salaries. Microsoft Excel is a popular skill among Xavier alumni, with nearly one in five grads reporting using it on the job. Demonstrated ability in Data Analysis, Microsoft Office, and Marketing Communications rank among leading skills as well.

Benefits and Perks

Slightly more than half of the graduates enjoy paid vacation and sick leave. Dental insurance applies to a fair number of survey participants, and a fair number of graduates report health coverage. A strong majority of alums save for retirement through a 401(k) plan. Graduates of Xavier University are also recipients of life insurance, tuition reimbursement, a company-subsidized cell phone, and flexible hours.

Related Schools

Webster University graduates, who earn about $67K on average, make a similar amount to Xavier grads. Other schools similar to Xavier include the University of Indianapolis, Bellarmine University, and Indiana Wesleyan University.

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Key Stats for Xavier University

Gender

Female
46 %
Male
54 %
Salary
$30,639 - $88,953
Salary
$44,698 - $82,877
Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
38%
5-9 years
23%
10-19 years
18%
20 years or more
15%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 3 votes.

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