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The University of Virginia

49 Alums took the salary survey

UVA Alumni Salary over Time

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UVA Salaries

$58,652Starting Annual Salary
$96,22010 Year Annual Salary

Said that UVA contributed

30.61%75-100% to their career success
36.73%50-75% to their career success
16.33%25-50% to their career success
16.33%0-25% to their career success

Had the employment status

6.12%Self Employed
8.16%Top Management
61.22%White Collar workers
8.16%Pink Collar workers
2.04%Blue Collar workers
2.04%Entry Level employees
87.76%Are satisfied with their current job.
87.76%Said things are generally going well.
57.14%Are still in the field they majored in in college.

Reputation & Preparedness

Help from Reputation7.1
Preparedness for Real world6.9
Most Frequently mentioned Graduate Jobs
Director (6), Manager (6), Teacher (5), Analyst (5), Engineer (5),
% went on to Graduate or Professional Ed.
... Hurt me: deep abuse, backstabbing, I am now hiring and don't have any pool of people I know to ask, because UVa engineering students are all super...Read full comment
... Many of my current and past employers have told me that they rarely hire UVa students right out of school because they can barely function in the...Read full comment
... People at UVA are so focused on their career plans that they don't spend time getting to know many people ...Read full comment
... The University does have a well deserved reputation for highly rated programs and good career connections in the mid-atlantic and the south ...Read full comment
... My education at the University of Virginia is paramount in my career and in my development as a person ...Read full comment
... I worked extremely hard to earn my MBA at the Darden School and was very well prepared for a career in business ...Read full comment
... One area I wish I had more help with would have been career counseling -- then again I may not have used all the resources available ...Read full comment
... I am well prepared to move forward in my career ...Read full comment
... With humanities electives abound, numerous research opportunities, and a good Career Services program, E-school definitely allows you to make th...Read full comment
... UVa does a terrific job of preparing graduates for their careers ...Read full comment
... Had I been in more of an academic environment rather than a social environment I might have done better in school which would have definitely hel...Read full comment
... All in all, I don't regret my decision because I met my husband there and things worked out fine but without that in mind, I wish I had had an a...Read full comment
The University of Virginia
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