The majority of alumni accept jobs in the medical office industry.
A gender wage gap becomes apparent after college, with female graduates earning only about $57K on average compared to $76K for male graduates.
In the Brooklyn College alumni professional community, Film & TV Associate Producers make the highest median pay (approximately $45K).
With a median annual earnings of around $67K per year, Brooklyn College grads who have a Master of Fine Arts (MFA), Arts Management are the best paid among the alumni population. Ranking last in the compensation department are those holding a B.A. in Radio & Television — their annual income amounts to $45K on average.
Brooklyn College grads who have experience with Fundraising can expect to make 26 percent more than other alumni ($67K on average). Brooklyn College alumni are often well versed in Customer Service, with approximately one in five grads ending up in jobs that require this skillset. Other prime know-hows include Accounts Receivable, Intuit QuickBooks, and Account Management.
Benefits and Perks
Though vacation and sick days are paid for some, these benefits are reported by the minority of graduates (one in three grads and one in four survey participants, respectively). A large number of former students receive health insurance, and more than half of grads get dental coverage. A large number of alumni opt for a 401(k) to save for retirement. Brooklyn College alumni are also on the receiving end of a company-subsidized cell phone, gym / health club / fitness membership, life insurance, and tuition reimbursement.