• Current Benchmarks


    Average starting salary

    Bachelor’s degree candidate: $48,707 (annual)
    (September 2014 Salary Survey)

    Intern – bachelor’s degree level: $16.25 (hourly)
    Intern – master’s degree level: $22.58 (hourly)
    Co-op – bachelor’s degree level: $17.44 (hourly)
    Co-op – master’s degree level: $25.04 (hourly)
    (2014 Compensation Guide for Interns and Co-ops)


    Benefits (top 3)

    Bachelor’s degree candidate: life and medical insurance and 401(k) retirement plan
    (Job Outlook 2014)

    Intern: social activities, paid holidays, service time counts if converted to FTE,
    Co-op: social activities, paid holidays, service time counts if converted to FTE
    (2014 Compensation Guide for Interns and Co-ops)


    Professional salaries (average)

    Director, Career Services: $70,000 (annual)
    (2013-14 Career Services Benchmark Survey)

    Director, College Relations/Recruiting: $136,620 (annual)
    (2013 Recruiting Benchmarks Survey)


    Student expectations

    Average salary (all majors, bachelor’s degree level): $38,494
    Top benefits (top 3): more than two weeks of vacation, tuition reimbursement for advanced education, promises of annual salary increase
    (Class of 2014 Student Survey Report)


Current Benchmarks