Hood College Alumni Average Salary

Nestled away in Frederick, Md., Hood College, a school, has a student population of roughly 1,000. Replies from former Hood College students to PayScale's salary questionnaire form the basis for this summary.

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College ROI Report

1113th

20 Year Net ROI 

$156,000

Annual ROI 

3.0%

Total 4 Year Cost 

$197,000

Compare to Other Schools

College Salary Report

870th

Early Career Salary 

$45,600

Mid-Career Salary 

$80,800

% High Meaning 

49 %

Compare to Other 4-Year Schools

Hood College Median Salary by Job

MinMax

Marketing Manager
4 profiles
$72,500
$0$73K

Senior Accountant
4 profiles
$70,652
$0$71K

Software Engineer
4 profiles
$88,750
$0$89K

United States (change)

Software Developer
3 profiles
$87,931
$0$88K

Human Resources (HR) Generalist
3 profiles
$57,000
$0$57K

Human Resources (HR) Manager
3 profiles
$70,912
$0$71K

Administrative Assistant
2 profiles
$53,500
$0$54K

  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 8 Nov 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 130
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Find out more about Hood College pay

About This School

401 Rosemont Ave
Frederick, MD 21701

www.hood.edu/admission/

1,324

Private School

63 %

31 %

60 %

36 %

Industry

Following graduation, Hood College students earn an average of $62K.

Gender

After graduation, disparities in salary rise to the surface — males earn an average $75K per year compared to females' $60K.

Locations

Rather than relocating after graduation, many Hood College alumni (just over two-fifths of) end up finding permanent jobs in Frederick.

Degree Major

Hood College grads who hold a Master of Arts (MA) can expect to fare better than most fellow alumni, earning an average around $71K per year.

Skills

Competency in Microsoft Office translates into above-average pay for Hood College grads — they earn 25 percent more than their fellow graduates. Microsoft Office is a popular skill among Hood College alumni, with just under one in three workers reporting using it on the job.

Benefits and Perks

More than half of graduates enjoy paid vacation and sick leave. Health coverage is awarded to most former students, and dental insurance is issued to more than half of respondents as well. A large number of alumni plan for retirement by taking advantage of a company-sponsored 401(k) program. Additional benefits handed to Hood College alumni include flexible hours, life insurance, a casual working environment, and tuition reimbursement.

Related Schools

Among alumni of similar schools, Hampton University grads (who make an average of about $59K) earn salaries most similar to Hood College alumni. Other schools similar to Hood College include Mount St Mary's University, Carlow University, and Franciscan University of Steubenville.

Hood College Job Listings

Test Scores

Academics 25th Percentile 75th Percentile
SAT Scores 1370 1710
ACT Scores 18 25

Key Stats for Hood College

Gender

Female
50 %
Male
50 %
Salary
$60,000
Salary
$74,555

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 2 votes.
1-4 years
33%
5-9 years
22%
10-19 years
22%
20 years or more
22%

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