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Northwestern Alumni Salary over Time

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Northwestern Salaries

$87,488Starting Annual Salary
$219,19310 Year Annual Salary

Said that Northwestern contributed

28.00%75-100% to their career success
24.00%50-75% to their career success
14.00%25-50% to their career success
34.00%0-25% to their career success

Had the employment status

12.00%Self Employed
10.00%Top Management
50.00%White Collar workers
8.00%Pink Collar workers
2.00%Blue Collar workers
0.00%Entry Level employees

Life Satisfaction

78.00%Are satisfied with their current job.
82.00%Said things are generally going well.
46.00%Are still in the field they majored in in college.

Reputation & Preparedness

Help from Reputation6.9
Preparedness for Real world6.6
Most Frequently mentioned Graduate Jobs
Associate (10), Law (8), Pr (7), Manager (7), Consultant (7),
% went on to Graduate or Professional Ed.
... I'm always notified of festival/job opportunities, and am even sometimes given discounts to CSO concerts ...Read full comment
... The IMC program helped me more than double my salary coming out ...Read full comment
... Sometimes you get the sense that the students are just padding their resumes ...Read full comment
... Sometimes their drive and determination keeps us inside the library a few more nights a week than we'd wish but it'll make for an amazing career ...Read full comment
... I'm always notified of festival/job opportunities, and am even sometimes given discounts to CSO concerts ...Read full comment
... It is what you do, not what you think NU will do for your resume ...Read full comment
... Also everyone says "don't worry about your GPA in college--no employer will ever care ...Read full comment
... Make sure you visit the Career Center before last quarter, senior year ...Read full comment
... If you are into business career: there is no undergrad business major- unlike Wharton at Penn ...Read full comment
... I was exposed to a range of possible majors and career choices, and provided with top-quality instructors and facilities ...Read full comment
... I do not regret double majoring -- it allowed me to justify a frivolous major to my parents, and gave me a fallback option that I am beyond grate...Read full comment
... Are you sure it will help you get and succeed in the careers you're interested in ...Read full comment
... TEachers/CAreer services/counselors are unhelpful and unfriendly ...Read full comment
... Sometimes you get the sense that the students are just padding their resumes ...Read full comment
... The school also offers severl five year double degree programs (I am in one that will allow me to get degrees in both Music and Liberal Arts), a...Read full comment
... The classes are taught by fantastic Kellogg professors, the support staff is really helpful as your pursue professional internships and full-time...Read full comment
... The IMC program helped me more than double my salary coming out ...Read full comment
... If you came to study and challenge yourself mentally and physically by getting involved in anything and everything, NU will challenge you, w...Read full comment
... The substance of the eduction and the reputation of the institution has served me well throughout my like, both in terms of career and personal ...Read full comment
... When people look at my resume, they most certainly are impressed with the name ...Read full comment
... pros: - the first suburb outside of a major city; chicago is easily accessible - big 10 sports - an incredible swimming and athletic facility (...Read full comment
... Even though my degree was not in Computer Science, and I pursued technology, colleagues and potential employers werem very impressed at my crede...Read full comment
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