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The Colorado School of Mines

22 Alums took the salary survey

CM Alumni Salary over Time

The Colorado School of Mines Salary over time
CM Salaries
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CM Salaries

$58,553Starting Annual Salary
$135,71410 Year Annual Salary

Said that CM contributed

54.55%75-100% to their career success
27.27%50-75% to their career success
9.09%25-50% to their career success
9.09%0-25% to their career success

Had the employment status

4.55%Self Employed
4.55%Top Management
77.27%White Collar workers
0.00%Pink Collar workers
4.55%Blue Collar workers
4.55%Entry Level employees
4.55%Unemployed.

Life Satisfaction

95.45%Are satisfied with their current job.
90.91%Said things are generally going well.
81.82%Are still in the field they majored in in college.

Reputation & Preparedness

Help from Reputation7.6
Preparedness for Real world7.6
Most Frequently mentioned Graduate Jobs
Engineer (29), Senior (10), Manager (6), Of (5), Admissions (5),
% went on to Graduate or Professional Ed.
31.8%
... Colorado School of Mines has prepared me very well for "the real world" ...Read full comment
... If you want a career in the geosciences, this is the place to go ...Read full comment
... Mines was the best career decision I ever made ...Read full comment
... Employers have taken notice and some tech companies have stopped hiring Mines EE's because of the neglect of core subjects ...Read full comment
... The School makes things hard for out-of-state students (tuition costs and all) but it makes up for a good education and a job guarantee with m...Read full comment
... The degree is good, take a look at the career reports and see ...Read full comment
... Mines does have an excellent reputation, as anyone who has a long career in the mineral exploration business can attest ...Read full comment
... Employers appreciate Mines much more than Boulder, CSU, or any other Regional school ...Read full comment
... While Mines is a fast-track to a decent or better career somewhere, you need to just go live your life a little bit before coming here ...Read full comment
... You will come out with a prestigious degree as well as having endless job opportunities ...Read full comment
... This school has more than prepared me for the real world, and I would not be where I am today without Mines ...Read full comment
... I feel it has helped me get where I am, not through a large career network, but instead through actually teaching me how to design and engineer ...Read full comment
... It has an impressive reputation for being a great engineering school, and that really impresses the employers ...Read full comment
... My CSM experience is widely respected and I was totally prepared for the real world ...Read full comment
... The undergrad program had the highest average starting salary of any public university in the country last year ...Read full comment
... If you are willing to put up with this crap and fork out the cash, while learning on your own outside of classes, then you will have great job o...Read full comment
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