College ROI Report

91st

20 Year Net ROI 

$557,000

Annual ROI 

10.2 %

Total 4 Year Cost 

$92,300

Compare to Other Schools

College Salary Report

160th

Early Career Salary 

$43,600

Mid-Career Salary 

$67,700

% High Meaning 

55 %

Compare to Other 2-Year Schools

Purdue University - Main Campus Median Salary by Job

MinMax

$70,831
$57K$95K

Software Engineer
202 profiles
$81,883
$63K$120K

Project Engineer
171 profiles
$68,840
$53K$95K

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$71,939
$58K$95K

$68,948
$52K$91K

$78,983
$51K$115K

Process Engineer
97 profiles
$71,130
$59K$92K

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  • Updated: 11 May 2019
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About This School

Hovde Hall of Administration
West Lafayette, IN 47907-2040

Purdue University

31,985

Research University, State School, For Sports Fans

75 %

37 %

37 %

17 %

Purdue University is a public research university in West Lafayette, Indiana, and is the flagship campus of the Purdue University system. The university was founded in 1869 after Lafayette businessman John Purdue donated land and money to establish a college of science, technology, and agriculture in his name. The first…
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Purdue University - Main Campus Job Listings

Test Scores

Academics 25th Percentile 75th Percentile
SAT Scores 1590 1960
ACT Scores 25 31

Key Stats for Purdue University - Main Campus

Gender

Female
34 %
Male
66 %
Salary
$40,203 - $85,623
Salary
$50,707 - $104,504

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 3031 votes.
Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
35%
5-9 years
23%
10-19 years
21%
20 years or more
15%
$63,505 - $99,703
$60,594 - $107,667
$51,412 - $101,736
$66,740 - $96,373
$62,122 - $116,651
$43,485 - $92,599
$46,820 - $97,125
$34,726 - $75,739
$40,568 - $93,126
$58,118 - $119,655
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