College ROI Report

831st

20 Year Net ROI 

$222,000

Annual ROI 

7.0 %

Total 4 Year Cost 

$78,200

Compare to Other Schools

College Salary Report

573rd

Early Career Salary 

$40,400

Mid-Career Salary 

$60,600

% High Meaning 

66 %

Compare to Other 2-Year Schools

Western Kentucky University Median Salary by Job

MinMax

$49,513
$39K$65K

$66,466
$48K$90K

$54,750
$37K$131K

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$48,037
$31K$81K

$68,250
$35K$122K

Graphic Designer
12 profiles
$38,763
$28K$54K

$62,330
$53K$68K

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  • Updated: 18 May 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 1,403
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About This School

1906 College Heights Blvd
Bowling Green, KY 42101-1000

20,547

State School, For Sports Fans

43 %

10 %

53 %

41 %

Western Kentucky University is a public university in Bowling Green, Kentucky, United States. It was founded by the Commonwealth of Kentucky in 1906, though its roots reach back a quarter-century earlier. In the fall 2016 semester, enrollment was approximately 20,000. The subject of heavy construction since the late 1990s, the…
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Test Scores

Academics 25th Percentile 75th Percentile
SAT Scores*
* SAT writing score is not included.
870 1150
ACT Scores 19 26

Key Stats for Western Kentucky University

Gender

Female
53 %
Male
47 %
Salary
$32,842 - $66,590
Salary
$38,577 - $80,539

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 667 votes.
Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
40%
5-9 years
23%
10-19 years
20%
20 years or more
13%
$37,727 - $80,199
$31,951 - $66,329
$43,433 - $81,185
$32,146 - $69,659
$36,501 - $53,789
$29,297 - $59,007
$42,499 - $73,698
$58,326 - $91,325
$54,966 - $60,253
$30,853 - $62,644
$36,587 - $77,840
$35,695 - $74,122
$41,524 - $70,072
$37,134 - $63,864
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