Wagner grads’ earnings in top 12%

Wagner grads’ earnings in top 12%

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Wagner College was highly ranked in the 2020-21 PayScale college alumni salaries study, which was released on Oct. 1:

  • Wagner alumni salaries were ranked in the top 12 percent nationwide (#175 of 1,554 ranked bachelors colleges and universities), and the top 14 percent among private bachelor's schools nationwide (#129 of 969) according to the PayScale 2020-21 College Salary Report.
  • Wagner’s return on investment for its students was ranked among the top 18 percent of private bachelor's schools nationwide (#162 of 927), and the top 24 percent for all bachelor's schools nationwide (#471 of 2,006) according to the PayScale 2020-21 College ROI Report.

PayScale defines “20-year net ROI” as the “difference between 20-year median pay for a bachelor’s grad and 24-year median pay for a high school grad, minus total 4-year cost.”

This is the eleventh year PayScale has released college and university alumni salary rankings, and the ninth year Wagner College has appeared in the rankings.

PayScale’s ranking for Wagner College was based on a sample of 187 alumni salaries.