Luther College Alumni Average Salary

Luther College, an Evangelical Lutheran Church school in Decorah, Iowa, has roughly 2,000 undergrads. Students at the school often study in the liberal arts and sciences. This report is based on the responses of Luther graduates who completed the PayScale salary survey.

Read More

College ROI Report


20 Year Net ROI 


Annual ROI 


Total 4 Year Cost 


Compare to Other Schools

College Salary Report


Early Career Salary 


Mid-Career Salary 


% High Meaning 

56 %

Compare to Other 4-Year Schools

Luther College Median Salary by Job


Software Engineer
5 profiles

Operations Manager
4 profiles

Financial Controller
3 profiles

United States (change)

Web Developer
2 profiles

Business Development Manager
2 profiles

Loan Officer, Commercial
2 profiles

Marketing Coordinator
2 profiles

  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 12 Oct 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 161
  • View Table

Find out more about Luther College pay

About This School

700 College Drive
Decorah, IA 52101-1045


Liberal Arts, Private School, Religious

77 %

24 %

21 %

22 %


It is typical for Luther grads — a group that usually scores high on the SATs — to earn above-average incomes as well. Graduates of Luther earn $75K on average.


Around half of grads report using Project Management as part of their job, making it the most popular skill. Knowledge of Project Management seems to be related to bigger paychecks; in fact, skilled alumni bring in salaries that are 22 percent more than their former classmates' salaries (around $92K).

Benefits and Perks

Some take advantage of an attractive benefits package; the vast majority of graduates are paid for both vacation and sick time. A fair number of graduates participate in a 401(k) retirement savings plan. A strong majority of grads enjoy benefits like health insurance, while a fair number of alumni receive dental plans, too. Additional perks enjoyed by Luther College grads include a casual working environment, a company-subsidized cell phone, life insurance, and free drinks.

Related Schools

Lawrence University grads bring in salaries of around $72K, making them the most similar to Luther alumni in terms of earnings. Carleton College, St Olaf College, and Ripon College are also similar to Luther.

Luther College Job Listings

Test Scores

Academics 25th Percentile 75th Percentile
SAT Scores 1450 1875
ACT Scores 23 29

Key Stats for Luther College


20 %
80 %
Data Not Available
5-9 years
10-19 years
20 years or more

More Charts for Luther College

Subscribe to Our Newsletter

Salary and career advice to put you a step ahead.

newsletter icon

Recent Blog Posts on Career News

Want to Get More Specific? Get a Salary Report Customized for YOU

Tell us about your current job and your skillset, and we’ll let you know how much employers are paying in your area.