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Southern Illinois University - Carbondale

37 Alums took the salary survey

SIU-Carbondale Alumni Salary over Time

Southern Illinois University - Carbondale Salary over time
SIU-Carbondale Salaries
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SIU-Carbondale Salaries

$40,796Starting Annual Salary
$171,66710 Year Annual Salary

Said that SIU-Carbondale contributed

35.14%75-100% to their career success
16.22%50-75% to their career success
8.11%25-50% to their career success
40.54%0-25% to their career success

Had the employment status

10.81%Self Employed
13.51%Top Management
43.24%White Collar workers
0.00%Pink Collar workers
0.00%Blue Collar workers
0.00%Entry Level employees

Life Satisfaction

54.05%Are satisfied with their current job.
72.97%Said things are generally going well.
43.24%Are still in the field they majored in in college.

Reputation & Preparedness

Help from Reputation4.7
Preparedness for Real world6
Most Frequently mentioned Graduate Jobs
Manager (11), Senior (7), Engineer (6), Of (4), Editor (4),
% went on to Graduate or Professional Ed.
... So the question to ask yourself before coming here is, do you want to attend a university full of students and faculty/administration dedicated ...Read full comment
... This ruined my chosen career path of Marine Aviation Officer and Astronaut ...Read full comment
... The aviation program it self is pretty good, although there are definitely other ways to go to pursue a career in aviation ...Read full comment
... I believe this school is less like a business than most that I’ve attended, and I think they believe in the power of education instead of...Read full comment
... There is a lot of diversity at SIU, which will prepare you for the real world ...Read full comment
... it's centered around practical course work that is very relevant to your career ...Read full comment
... What I found out after graduation while working in a "real world" situation was how uniformed the teaching staff was ...Read full comment
... SIU is a great school that prepares students for their careers ...Read full comment
... Journalism students should have at least one solid internship prior to or immediately after graduation to have any hope of a career in print commu...Read full comment
... Finishing my BS degree has been a tremendous asset for my career ...Read full comment
... Secondly, if you don't make up your mind within a reasonable period of time about a career, LIFE WILL DECIDE FOR YOU and I can assure 9 times out...Read full comment
... Southern Illinois University delivered not only a tremendous education, but allowed me to grow into an adult ready for the real world ...Read full comment
... Southern has a great mix of students much like the real world ...Read full comment
... Their core courses don't give the prerequisites for an MBA and there is no advice about career or further graduates degrees ...Read full comment
... Secondly, if you don't make up your mind within a reasonable period of time about a career, LIFE WILL DECIDE FOR YOU and I can assure 9 times out...Read full comment
... My salary is comparable to all of them and I am respected in my field ...Read full comment
... With this change, opportunities were substantially limited, but there were not attempts by the school to help with this by researching opportunit...Read full comment
... During my career, my collegues have come from many univeristies inlcuding Harvard, Rutgers, Cornell, Stanford, Cal-Berkeley, Wisconsin, Oregon Sta...Read full comment
... You can bet that most perspective employers are going to be savvy of this fact and will judge you accordingly ...Read full comment
... I believe this school is less like a business than most that I’ve attended, and I think they believe in the power of education instead of...Read full comment
... I did a dual degree program and found the faculty to be quite helpful at teaching from the prospective of skills that are transferable to the rea...Read full comment
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