Goucher College Alumni Average Salary

Nestled away in Baltimore, Md., Goucher College, a school, has a student population of roughly 2,000. Undergraduate study in the liberal arts and sciences is popular here. Alumni responses to PayScale's salary questionnaire form the basis for this outline.

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College ROI Report

1303rd

20 Year Net ROI 

$119,000

Annual ROI 

2.2%

Total 4 Year Cost 

$216,000

Compare to Other Schools

College Salary Report

311th

Early Career Salary 

$48,300

Mid-Career Salary 

$97,800

% High Meaning 

53 %

Compare to Other 4-Year Schools

Goucher College Median Salary by Job

MinMax

$60,000
$39K$70K

$72,761
$48K$78K

$70,000
$56K$83K

United States (change)

$125,000
$110K$138K

$40,494
$0$40K

$123,587
$0$124K

$60,000
$0$60K

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  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 20 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 204
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About This School

1021 Dulaney Valley Rd
Baltimore, MD 21204-2794

www.goucher.edu/admissions

1,791

Liberal Arts, Private School

69 %

7 %

48 %

23 %

Industry

Graduates of Goucher College head into a range of vocations when it comes to work; the financial services industry, the marketing, advertising, and media management industry, and the newspaper publisher industry are just a few professional areas popular among alumni. The most popular professional field seems to be the education industry. Median pay for those who graduated from Goucher College amounts to $57K.

Jobs

Goucher College grads who become VPs of Sales garner financial rewards beyond any other job type for this group — these alumni rake in an average approximately $125K annually. However, Executive Directors and Marketing Managers also rank as top-earners (bringing in $73K and about $70K, respectively). Non-Profit Organization Program Coordinators face rather mediocre compensation — average salaries are actually the lowest at $40K.

Locations

Many Goucher College alumni remain in Baltimore after graduation; nearly one in five grads find permanent positions in the workforce here. In addition, former Goucher College students often head to Atlanta, Ga. after graduating, where the median salary comes to $83K in this top-paying city. Chicago, Ill. is a popular spot for former Goucher College students at the opposite end of the pay scale; in fact, average salaries there are the lowest at around $48K. Other common destinations include New York, N.Y. and Washington, DC.

Degree Major

With a median annual earnings of about $107K per year, Goucher College grads who have a Master of Business Administration (MBA), Finance are the best paid among the alumni population. Ranking last in the compensation department are those holding a B.A. in Bachelor of Arts and Science (BASc) — their annual income amounts to $34K on average.

Skills

Proficiency in Project Management is common among Goucher College alumni, and when it comes to using it on the job, close to one-seventh of former students report doing so. Strategic Planning commands a pay premium of 36 percent for Goucher College grads. Other prime know-hows include Microsoft Office, Microsoft Excel, and Data Analysis.

Benefits and Perks

When it comes to benefits, there is room for improvement — only two-fifths of alumni are paid for vacation and just one-fourth of alumni for sick time. Most former students have medical plans, and a fair number of grads have dental insurance. A large number of alums take advantage of a 401(k) plan. Goucher College graduates also take advantage of a casual working environment, flexible hours, tuition reimbursement, and life insurance.

Related Schools

Alumni of Dickinson College pick up average paychecks of around $56K, which is closest to the amount made by Goucher College grads among similar schools. Other schools similar to Goucher College include McDaniel College, Washington College, and St John's College.

Goucher College Job Listings

Key Stats for Goucher College

Gender

Female
73 %
Male
27 %
Salary
$33,822 - $71,191
Salary
$36,792 - $108,615

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 66 votes.
Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
40%
5-9 years
26%
10-19 years
16%
20 years or more
13%
$35,211 - $75,394
$32,438 - $73,027
$32,438 - $76,950
$46,500 - $82,249
$39,169 - $59,145
$31,889 - $70,357
$37,771 - $72,787
$47,500 - $57,347
$52,500 - $121,728

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