Capital University Alumni Average Salary

Capital University is an Evangelical Lutheran Church university based in Columbus, Ohio that is home to around 3,000 undergraduates. Figures cited in this summary are based on graduates' replies to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

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Capital University Alumni

Median Salary by Years Experience

Years Experience
National Salary Data 
1-4 years$49,000  
10-19 years$122,500  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 16 Sep 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 6

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About This School

1 College and Main
Columbus, OH 43209-2394


Private School, Religious

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The average starting salary for a graduate of Capital University is $55K.


It's worth noting that female graduates earn a median salary of approximately $45K whereas the men's median is $80K.


Upon earning their degrees, many Capital University grads prefer to remain in Columbus; in fact, a strong majority of grads appreciate the area so much that they find permanent jobs there.

Degree Major

A Master of Business Administration (MBA) earns Capital University students the most money after college (an average $65K per year). Average annual salaries for those with a Bachelor's Degree are the lowest of the pack, earning $42K.

Benefits and Perks

A fair number of grads earn paid vacation and paid sick time. Benefits are rather generous for graduates of this school; a strong majority of graduates are rewarded with health insurance and a large number of former students report dental coverage, too. In an effort to save up for the years ahead, a strong majority of alums contribute to a 401(k). Capital University alumni are also on the receiving end of life insurance, flexible hours, free drinks, and a casual working environment.

Related Schools

Schools similar to Capital University include the University of Rio Grande, College of Mount St. Joseph, and Oakland City University.

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Test Scores

Academics 25th Percentile 75th Percentile
SAT Scores 1420 1780
ACT Scores 22 28

Key Stats for Capital University


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Job Satisfaction

Rated 3 out of 5
based on 2 votes.
1-4 years
5-9 years
10-19 years
$40,976 - $74,500

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