Illinois Wesleyan University (IWU) Alumni Average Salary

Around 2,000 people attend Illinois Wesleyan University, a institution based in Bloomington, Ill. Undergraduate study in the liberal arts and sciences is popular here. The data for this synopsis comes from former IWU students who took the PayScale salary survey.

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Illinois Wesleyan University (IWU) Median Salary by Job


Director of Operations
4 profiles

Human Resources (HR) Manager
4 profiles

Staff Accountant
4 profiles

United States (change)

Graphic Designer
3 profiles

Accounting Manager
3 profiles

Senior Accountant
3 profiles

Marketing Analyst
2 profiles

  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 12 Oct 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 140
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About This School

1312 N Park St
Bloomington, IL 61702-2900


Liberal Arts, Private School

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Former IWU graduates bring in $57K on average.


There's a noticeable difference between the genders; where the average man hauls in $78K after graduating from IWU, the average woman earns only $55K.

Degree Major

A graduate with a Bachelor's Degree from IWU can rake in a whopping average about $55K per year, more than any other degree from this school.


Competency in Data Analysis translates into above-average pay for Illinois Wesleyan University grads — they earn 3 percent more than their fellow graduates. Many former IWU students are familiar with Data Analysis, and roughly a fourth of grads move on to positions where this experience is utilized.

Benefits and Perks

A strong majority of grads plan for retirement by taking advantage of a company-sponsored 401(k) program. A fair number of respondents enjoy benefits like health insurance, while a strong majority of survey participants receive dental plans, too. Additional perks enjoyed by Illinois Wesleyan University grads include life insurance, 403(b), and tuition reimbursement.

Related Schools

Wheaton College grads report the most similar salaries to IWU alums, earning $59K on average. Other schools similar to IWU include Knox College, Monmouth College, and Wabash College.

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Test Scores

Academics 25th Percentile 75th Percentile
SAT Scores*
* SAT writing score is not included.
1180 1370
ACT Scores 25 30

Key Stats for Illinois Wesleyan University (IWU)


63 %
38 %
$47,750 - $71,575
1-4 years
5-9 years
10-19 years
20 years or more
$47,750 - $86,000

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