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The University of Florida

48 Alums took the salary survey

UF Alumni Salary over Time

The University of Florida Salary over time
UF Salaries
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UF Salaries

$49,354Starting Annual Salary
$70,00010 Year Annual Salary

Said that UF contributed

37.50%75-100% to their career success
22.92%50-75% to their career success
14.58%25-50% to their career success
25.00%0-25% to their career success

Had the employment status

0.00%Self Employed
8.33%Top Management
54.17%White Collar workers
4.17%Pink Collar workers
0.00%Blue Collar workers
2.08%Entry Level employees
29.17%Unemployed.
58.33%Are satisfied with their current job.
77.08%Said things are generally going well.
62.50%Are still in the field they majored in in college.

Reputation & Preparedness

Help from Reputation6.1
Preparedness for Real world6.5
Most Frequently mentioned Graduate Jobs
Engineer (6), Manager (5), Software (4), Teacher (4), Professor (3),
% went on to Graduate or Professional Ed.
42.5%
... After graduation salaries that I were offered were really quite poor, and after more consideration I changed careers later down the line ...Read full comment
... Getting a degree from the University of Florida has done nothing for my career ...Read full comment
... Expect to get bad advise as far as course planning and career counseling (in my case, this bad advice was devastating as far as course planning) ...Read full comment
... Some graduates go on to work in careers they could have done with a high school diploma ...Read full comment
... Most professors are too busy furthering their own career than doing their jobs ...Read full comment
... As far as student life is concerned there are a ton of organizations on campus that suffice as resume fillers, but for the most part unless yo...Read full comment
... This place has not been, and will never be a home away from home for me, and I mark the red X's on my calendar until I can be released into the r...Read full comment
... This can devalue your diploma to employers ...Read full comment
... Big schools teach students much more about how to get things done in the real world than little schools ...Read full comment
... Employers will respect that you chose to attend a university with a good reputation that isn't a cakewalk ...Read full comment
... The only reason my current salary is low now is because I stayed home for several years with my daughter ...Read full comment
... I got a degree in a field that requires internships before you can have a career ...Read full comment
... I entered UF anticipating the type of education to be more usefully applied to the real world ...Read full comment
... Everyone I meet worries about jobs they are going to get after college which imposes pressure on their teachers to give out passing grades and di...Read full comment
... This school wasn't my first choice to begin with, I don't care about football, and the more I see what it would be like to be a doctor in this d...Read full comment
... I have never lacked for employment in my chosen field: college professor ...Read full comment

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