Culinary Institute of America (CIA) - Hyde Park, NY Alumni Average Salary

The Culinary Institute of America is a university based in Hyde Park, N.Y. that is home to around 3,000 undergraduates. The data for this synopsis comes from former Culinary Institute of America students who took the PayScale salary survey.

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College ROI Report

1426th

20 Year Net ROI 

$94,600

Annual ROI 

2.2%

Total 4 Year Cost 

$170,000

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College Salary Report

155th

Early Career Salary 

$37,700

Mid-Career Salary 

$65,800

% High Meaning 

53 %

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Culinary Institute of America (CIA) - Hyde Park, NY Median Salary by Job

MinMax

Executive Chef
96 profiles
$65,230
$48K$99K

Sous Chef
31 profiles
$44,268
$35K$64K

Food and Beverage Director
14 profiles
$66,960
$40K$108K

United States (change)

Executive Sous Chef
14 profiles
$54,478
$31K$78K

General Manager, Restaurant
13 profiles
$61,984
$31K$87K

Food Service Director
11 profiles
$51,897
$42K$148K

Chef de Cuisine
8 profiles
$60,000
$52K$77K

  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 14 Oct 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 338
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About This School

1946 Campus Drive
Hyde Park, NY 12538-1499

Culinary Institute of America, Culinary Institute of America (CIA)

www.ciachef.edu/admissions

4,313

Private School

72 %

20 %

33 %

Industry

The food service industry, the retirement community industry, and clinical care are just a few of the areas in which the Culinary Institute of America grads find work. The most popular field is the restaurant industry. The fine dining restaurant industry is perhaps the least commonly worked industry among Culinary Institute of America grads, with less than ten percent of former students experienced in this area. Graduates of the Culinary Institute of America earn $46K on average.

Gender

Male graduates of Culinary Institute of America out-earn their female counterparts significantly, earning an average of $55K versus about $34K for women.

Jobs

The biggest paychecks among Culinary Institute of America alumni are earned by Executive Chefs — these former students make an average around $68K per year.

Locations

A large number of students head to Portland, Ore. after college.

Degree Major

Culinary Institute of America grads who hold a Bachelor's Degree can expect to fare better than most fellow alumni, earning an average approximately $50K per year. Those holding an Associate's Degree are less fortunate in terms of earnings, bringing in $43K on average per year.

Skills

For Culinary Institute of America grads, proficiency in Operations Management warrants a paycheck that is 62 percent more than other alumni salaries. People Management is a popular skill among Culinary Institute of America alumni, with half of grads reporting using it on the job. Food Preparation, Training, and Menu Planning are desirable skills as well.

Benefits and Perks

Some students — approximately half of the survey participants — are paid for vacation time as well as sick leave. The larger part of former students set up a 401(k) to save for retirement. More than half of former students enjoy benefits like health insurance, while a little less than half of the former students receive dental plans, too. Culinary Institute of America grads also enjoy benefits like a company-subsidized cell phone, life insurance, and a casual working environment.

Related Schools

Among alumni of similar schools, Cincinnati College of Mortuary Science grads (who make an average of $44K) earn salaries most similar to Culinary Institute of America alumni. Other schools similar to Culinary Institute of America include the United States Sports Academy, Pacific Oaks College, and Pardee RAND Graduate School.

Culinary Institute of America (CIA) - Hyde Park, NY Job Listings

Key Stats for Culinary Institute of America (CIA) - Hyde Park, NY

Gender

Female
26 %
Male
74 %
Salary
$34,250
Salary
$38,442 - $71,216

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 2 votes.
Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
17%
5-9 years
25%
10-19 years
21%
20 years or more
33%
$36,860 - $68,784
$37,235 - $120,000

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