University of Richmond Alumni Average Salary

The University of Richmond is a university known for giving students excellent value for their tuition costs. Located in University of Richmond, Va., the school is ranked in the top 10 percent of universities by return on investment. Sports have an undeniably strong influence on campus life (Go Spiders!), and students exploit the school's urban location by exploring the rich resources of their city. Alumni participants in PayScale's salary questionnaire provided the particulars of this report.

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University of Richmond Median Salary by Job


Marketing Director
7 profiles

Senior Financial Analyst
6 profiles

Human Resources (HR) Manager
6 profiles

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Financial Analyst
6 profiles

Data Analyst
5 profiles

Operations Manager
5 profiles

Business Development Manager
4 profiles

  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 14 Oct 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 357
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About This School

28 Westhampton Way
University of Richmond, VA 23173


Liberal Arts, Private School, For Sports Fans

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The financial services industry registers as the most common industry among alumni. Graduates of the UR earn $74K on average.


After college, a notable gender gap appears: the average female graduate makes about $42K where the average male graduate hauls home $92K.


Many UR grads flock to Richmond, Va. With a median salary of $92K, Washington, DC represents the highest-paid city popular among UR grads. On the flipside, the lowest-paying city popular among UR grads is New York, N.Y. (median compensation is $59K).

Degree Major

A Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA) earns UR students the most money after college (an average around $101K per year). A Bachelor's Degree is less advantageous in terms of earnings; alums with this degree are the lowest earners with a median annual pay of approximately $71K.


Nearly one-eighth of UR grads wind up using Project Management at their job, which is one of the most common skills among alumni. Former Spiders who have experience with Financial Analysis can expect to make 16 percent more than other alumni ($86K on average).

Benefits and Perks

Most alums have medical plans, and a fair number of grads have dental insurance. To plan for old age, a large number of former students maintain savings accounts through a company's 401(k) plan. Other benefits that University of Richmond alumni receive are tuition reimbursement, gym / health club / fitness membership, life insurance, and a casual working environment.

Related Schools

Among alumni of similar schools, Hampden grads (who make an average of $64K) earn salaries most similar to UR alumni. Randolph-Macon College, Sweet Briar College, and Randolph College are also similar to UR.

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Academics 25th Percentile 75th Percentile
SAT Scores 1830 2120
ACT Scores 29 32

Key Stats for University of Richmond


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$69,131 - $108,090
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