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.
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.