Jacksonville State University (JSU) Alumni Average Salary

Around 8,000 people attend Jacksonville State University, a institution based in Jacksonville, Ala. Alumni participants in PayScale's salary questionnaire provided the particulars of this report.

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Jacksonville State University (JSU) Median Salary by Job


Information Technology (IT) Manager
5 profiles

Registered Nurse (RN)
4 profiles

Safety Manager
4 profiles

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Retail Store Manager
3 profiles

Software Developer
3 profiles

Social Worker
3 profiles

Project Manager, (Unspecified Type / General)
3 profiles

  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 14 Oct 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 218
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About This School

700 Pelham Road North
Jacksonville, AL 36265

Jacksonville State University



State School, For Sports Fans

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JSU students do not advance into high-paying positions after graduation despite their impressive SAT results. Following graduation, JSU students earn an average of $46K.


It's worth noting that male graduates earn a median salary of about $37K whereas the women's median is $82K.


JSU alumni seeking the highest salaries end up in Anniston, Ala., which offers a median salary of $53K. Home to the lowest median salary for JSU alumni is Birmingham, Ala., a popular place for former students despite its approximately $32K average paycheck.

Degree Major

JSU students with a Bachelor's Degree can expect to make the most money ($61K on average per year) compared to their fellow graduates.


People Management is a popular skill among JSU alumni, with one-eighth of grads reporting using it on the job. Other top skills include Intensive Care Unit (ICU), Acute Care, and Financial Reporting.

Benefits and Perks

Health benefits extend to the larger part of former students, and slightly less than half of the former students also receive dental coverage. In an effort to save up for the years ahead, a majority of respondents contribute to a 401(k). Graduates of Jacksonville State University are also recipients of a company-subsidized cell phone and a casual working environment.

Related Schools

Compensation averages around $47K for Auburn University at Montgomery alumni, making their earnings most comparable to JSU grads. Other schools similar to JSU include the University of West Georgia, Kennesaw State University, and North Georgia College & State University.

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Test Scores

Academics 25th Percentile 75th Percentile
SAT Scores*
* SAT writing score is not included.
890 1100
ACT Scores 20 26

Key Stats for Jacksonville State University (JSU)


69 %
31 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 2 votes.
1-4 years
5-9 years
10-19 years
20 years or more
$35,608 - $90,402

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