True to type, Southwestern alumni go from receiving above-average SAT scores to landing well-paid positions in the workforce. Median pay for those who graduated from Southwestern amounts to $79K.
There's a noticeable difference between the genders; where the average woman hauls in around $88K after graduating from Southwestern, the average man earns only $45K.
A Bachelor's Degree will compensate Southwestern grads at a much higher rate than other degrees — these alums rake in $61K on average per year.
Benefits and Perks
Health coverage is awarded to a majority of former students, and dental insurance is issued to close to half of the respondents as well. More than half of former students save for retirement through a 401(k) plan. Southwestern University alumni are rewarded with additional benefits, such as a casual working environment.
Lyon College grads bring in salaries of around approximately $78K, making them the most similar to Southwestern alumni in terms of earnings. Austin College, Millsaps College, and Tougaloo College are also similar to Southwestern.