SUNY - College at Buffalo Alumni Average Salary

Around 9,000 people attend SUNY College at Buffalo, a institution based in Buffalo, N.Y. This overview is based on graduates' answers to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

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SUNY - College at Buffalo Median Salary by Job


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  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 12 Oct 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 60
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About This School

1300 Elmwood Ave
Buffalo, NY 14222

SUNY College at Buffalo


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The majority of alumni accept jobs in the education industry. For Buffalo State alumni — a demographic with impressive SAT scores — salaries actually come in on the lower end. Those with a degree from Buffalo State make an average of about $46K.


In the Buffalo State alumni community, men make a median salary of $50K compared to their female counterparts, who earn $29K.


Buffalo State alumni seem to appreciate living in Buffalo, and a solid majority of grads actually choose to stay and find employment here after completing their coursework.

Degree Major

A graduate with a Bachelor's Degree from Buffalo State can rake in a whopping average $48K per year, more than any other degree from this school. Those with a Bachelor of Science in Bachelor of Science (BS / BSc) face salaries on the lower end, coming in at an average $42K per year.


For former Bengals, proficiency in Childhood Education warrants a paycheck that is 18 percent more than other alumni salaries. Many former Buffalo State students are familiar with Childhood Education, and roughly two in five grads move on to positions where this experience is utilized.

Benefits and Perks

Benefits are rather generous for graduates of this school; most alumni are rewarded with health insurance and a strong majority of alums report dental coverage, too. A large number of survey participants allocate some part of their earnings to a company-sponsored 401(k) savings plan.

Related Schools

Among alumni of similar schools, SUNY College at Cortland grads (who make an average of around $48K) earn salaries most similar to Buffalo State alumni. Other schools similar to Buffalo State include SUNY College at Brockport, SUNY College at Oswego, and Edinboro University of Pennsylvania.

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