The majority of UW-Eau Claire alumni wind up in the software development industry. Those with an education from the UW-Eau Claire earn an average of $60K.
Female graduates on average earn more than male graduates; the first group banks approximately $71K per year, but the second group takes home only $55K.
Graduates of UW-Eau Claire seem to enjoy living in Eau Claire, and about a sixth of grads wind up living and working there after graduation.
Financial compensation is highest for UW-Eau Claire grads with a Bachelor of Science in Bachelor of Science (BS / BSc) (average earnings climb to about $103K per year). Average annual salaries for those with a Bachelor's Degree are the lowest of the pack, earning $64K.
Many UW-Eau Claire grads have knowledge of Project Management, with nearly one in six alumni using this program on the clock. Strategic Planning commands a pay premium of 93 percent for former Blugolds. Proficiency in Java, Customer Service, and Strategic Planning command top-of-the-line rewards as well.
Benefits and Perks
Just one in three grads enjoy paid vacation and merely one in three grads get paid sick time. A strong majority of grads take advantage of a 401(k) plan. Dental insurance applies to the larger part of former students, and a fair number of respondents report health coverage. University of Wisconsin alumni are rewarded with additional benefits, such as a company-subsidized cell phone, a casual working environment, life insurance, and tuition reimbursement.
Winona State University graduates, who earn around $59K on average, make a similar amount to UW-Eau Claire grads. The University of Wisconsin-River Falls, the University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point, and the University of Minnesota-Duluth are also similar to UW-Eau Claire.