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Worcester Polytechnic Institute

19 Alums took the salary survey

WPI Alumni Salary over Time

Worcester Polytechnic Institute Salary over time
WPI Salaries
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WPI Salaries

$62,832Starting Annual Salary
$98,21410 Year Annual Salary

Said that WPI contributed

10.53%75-100% to their career success
42.11%50-75% to their career success
15.79%25-50% to their career success
31.58%0-25% to their career success

Had the employment status

0.00%Self Employed
10.53%Top Management
47.37%White Collar workers
0.00%Pink Collar workers
0.00%Blue Collar workers
5.26%Entry Level employees
36.84%Unemployed.

Life Satisfaction

73.68%Are satisfied with their current job.
78.95%Said things are generally going well.
63.16%Are still in the field they majored in in college.

Reputation & Preparedness

Help from Reputation5.5
Preparedness for Real world5.6
Most Frequently mentioned Graduate Jobs
Engineer (5), Research (2), Systems (2), Communications (2), Lead (2),
% went on to Graduate or Professional Ed.
44.4%
... Many students are able to travel abroad and work on a real world problem ...Read full comment
... Job opportunities and grad school options for it are abundant and its exactly what I want to do ...Read full comment
... Employers do come frequently, especially those like Raytheon or General Electric ...Read full comment
... The project system gets you real life experience to put on your resume ...Read full comment
... If you want to leave with a great science/math degree, job opportunities, and strong group projects and work portfolio, this is the place ...Read full comment
... WPI is a great university for students interested in STEM (science, technology, engineering, mathematics) fields who want an intensive, project ba...Read full comment
... I've only completed freshman year so I can't speak personally about the IQP/MQP projects (which occur in junior/senior year) but I've had friends...Read full comment
... However, the school seriously needs to do something about their career development center ...Read full comment
... WPI is a great school, it prepares you well for the real world ...Read full comment
... WPI gives you the practical applications to prepare you for a rewarding industry career as well as giving you the sophistication and rigorous th...Read full comment
... WPI is truely an interesting experience, much more like the "real world" than most other colleges ...Read full comment
... WPI's main weak point while I was there was in the area of career placement ...Read full comment
... Throughout orientation it was repeated several times that wpi is ranked in the top ten for national universities with the highest salary for its ...Read full comment
... WPI and an undergraduate degree in engineering is an excellent preparation for a number of careers ...Read full comment
... WPI prepares you for the real world with strictly enforced deadlines ...Read full comment
... It's a cool little school, teachers are awesome, projects are fun, and you have wonderful career options coming out ...Read full comment
... The good: If you are smart and ambitious, WPI is a place that will do amazing things for your career ...Read full comment
... The increase in the number of women in attendance comes from the promotion of women in STEM careers, and the higher acceptance rate of women ver...Read full comment
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