St. John's University - Queens, NY Alumni Average Salary

Around 16,000 people attend St John's University, a Roman Catholic institution based in Queens, N.Y. The school has a strong sports tradition (Go Red Storms!) and its urban campus offers many benefits for its students. This overview is based on graduates' answers to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

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College ROI Report

366th

20 Year Net ROI 

$329,000

Annual ROI 

4.6%

Total 4 Year Cost 

$227,000

Compare to Other Schools

College Salary Report

5th

Early Career Salary 

$47,100

Mid-Career Salary 

$77,300

% High Meaning 

N/A

Compare to Other 2-Year Schools

St. John's University - Queens, NY Median Salary by Job

MinMax

Operations Manager
16 profiles
$72,986
$34K$117K

Administrative Assistant
14 profiles
$34,853
$31K$61K

Human Resources (HR) Manager
13 profiles
$78,277
$46K$109K

United States (change)

Executive Assistant
11 profiles
$63,632
$44K$97K

Physician Assistant (PA)
11 profiles
$103,805
$71K$130K

Underwriter
11 profiles
$66,862
$62K$83K

Paralegal
9 profiles
$40,695
$35K$61K

  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 14 Oct 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 876
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About This School

8000 Utopia Pky
Queens, NY 11439

St. John's University, St. John's University, New York

www.stjohns.edu/admission

17,701

Private School, Research University, Religious, For Sports Fans

58 %

7 %

71 %

41 %

Industry

Graduates of SJU are found working in a number of different fields including the banking industry, the hotel industry, and the retail industry. A large chunk of former SJU students are employed in the retail pharmacy or drugstore industry; in fact, this is the most popular job sector for this population. Those with an education from SJU earn an average of about $69K.

Gender

After graduation, disparities in salary rise to the surface — males earn an average around $73K per year compared to females' $57K.

Jobs

The biggest paychecks among SJU alumni are earned by Non-Profit Organization Program Coordinators — these former students make an average $43K per year.

Locations

Glen Cove, N.Y. is a hot spot for SJU alum.

Degree Major

A graduate with a Bachelor's Degree, Computer Science (CS) from SJU can rake in a whopping average $112K per year, more than any other degree from this school. On the other end of the spectrum, those with a Master of Arts (MA), Library & Information Science tend to do the worst in terms of salary, making an average approximately $35K per year.

Skills

Financial Analysis commands a pay premium of 81 percent for former Red Storms. SJU alumni are often well versed in Microsoft Office, with close to one-sixth of grads ending up in jobs that require this skillset. Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Word, and Financial Analysis are among other dominant skills.

Benefits and Perks

Only two-fifths of alumni for this school enjoy paid vacation days and about one in three grads get paid sick time. Health coverage is awarded to a fair number of grads, and dental insurance is issued to a majority of alumni as well. A fair number of former students report contributing to a 401(k). St John's University graduates also take advantage of a casual working environment, free drinks, 403(b), and stock purchase plan.

Related Schools

Seton Hall University grads bring in salaries of around $68K, making them the most similar to SJU alumni in terms of earnings. Adelphi University, Hofstra University, and New School are also similar to SJU.

St. John's University - Queens, NY Job Listings

Test Scores

Academics 25th Percentile 75th Percentile
SAT Scores*
* SAT writing score is not included.
960 1180
ACT Scores 22 27

Key Stats for St. John's University - Queens, NY

Gender

Female
53 %
Male
47 %
Salary
$35,355 - $77,670
Salary
$40,547 - $104,914

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 2 votes.
Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
30%
5-9 years
20%
10-19 years
26%
20 years or more
20%
$35,117 - $101,497

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