Concordia University - Mequon, WI Alumni Average Salary

Around 5,000 people attend Concordia University, a Lutheran Church - Missouri Synod institution based in Mequon, Wisc. This overview is based on graduates' answers to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

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About This School

12800 N Lake Shore Dr
Mequon, WI 53097-2402

Concordia University Wisconsin (CUW), Concordia University, Concordia University Wisconsin


Private School, Religious

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Graduates of Concordia University-Wisconsin head into a range of vocations when it comes to work; the manufacturing industry, the health care services industry, and clinical care are just a few professional areas popular among alumni. A large chunk of former Concordia University-Wisconsin students are employed in the health care industry; in fact, this is the most popular job sector for this population. Concordia University-Wisconsin graduates see an average starting salary of $57K.


Family Nurse Practitioners win the contest for best-paid Concordia University-Wisconsin alumni, making around $86K on average every year, though Human Resources Managers ($64K), and Registered Occupational Therapists ($63K) are not far behind. Human Resources Generalists face rather mediocre compensation — average salaries are actually the lowest at $50K.


The most popular destination for former Concordia University-Wisconsin students is Milwaukee, Wisc. Another city that attracts a wealth of Concordia University-Wisconsin grads is Chicago, Ill.; given its high compensation (approximately $80K is the average salary), the city's popularity should come as no surprise. St. Louis, Mo. is a popular spot for former Concordia University-Wisconsin students at the opposite end of the pay scale; in fact, average salaries there are the lowest at about $44K. Nearby Green Bay, Wisc. is also a top pick for Concordia University-Wisconsin grads, as is Madison, Wisc.

Degree Major

Concordia University-Wisconsin grads who hold a Master of Science in Nursing (MSN) can expect to fare better than most fellow alumni, earning an average $87K per year. Graduates holding a B.A. in Bachelor of Arts and Science (BASc) fare the worst in terms of compensation with an average yearly salary of about $40K.


Concordia University-Wisconsin alumni are often well versed in Microsoft Excel, with nearly one in ten grads ending up in jobs that require this skillset. Concordia University grads who have experience with Leadership can expect to make 39 percent more than other alumni ($79K on average). Also considered top-notch skills are Microsoft Office, Customer Service, and Project Management.

Benefits and Perks

Though vacation and sick days are paid for some, these benefits are reported by the minority of graduates (two-fifths of alumni and one-fifth of alumni, respectively). Health insurance benefits extend to a large number of graduates, and a strong majority of respondents sign up for dental plans. A large number of alums take advantage of a 401(k) plan. Concordia University grads are also lucky enough to receive life insurance, tuition reimbursement, a casual working environment, and a company-subsidized cell phone.

Related Schools

North Park University grads bring in salaries of around $55K, making them the most similar to Concordia University-Wisconsin alumni in terms of earnings. Rockford College, Dominican University, and Concordia University-Chicago are also similar to Concordia University-Wisconsin.

Concordia University - Mequon, WI Job Listings

Test Scores

Academics 25th Percentile 75th Percentile
SAT Scores 1321 1696
ACT Scores 20 26

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