Western Illinois University

Western Illinois University

Macomb, Illinois


Earnings

The average earnings of former students working 10 years after entry at Western Illinois University is $47,500 with 25% of former students having earnings less than $28,400 compared to 25% former students having earnings greater than $61,600.

Mean Earnings After 10 Years

$47,500

Earnings Range After 10 Years

$28,400 - $61,600

Percent Earning Over $25,000 After 10 Years

79%

The percent of former students working 10 years after entry at Western Illinois University is 93% compared to 7% of former students 10 years after entry not working.

Working Status

93%

93% percent_working

7%

7% percent_not_working

Earnings by Gender

The average earnings of former Western Illinois University male students 10 years after entry is $54,700 compared to $39,500 for former female students.

Earnings by Gender

GenderMean Earnings
female$39,500
male$54,700

Earnings by Year

The average earnings for former students generally increases with increase in years after entry. The average earnings 6 years after entry at Western Illinois University is $37,000, 7 years after entry is $38,000, 8 years after entry is $42,100, 9 years after entry is $43,000, and 10 years after entry is $47,500.

Earnings by Year

YearsMean Earnings
after 6 years$37,000
after 7 years$38,000
after 8 years$42,100
after 9 years$43,000
after 10 years$47,500

Debt

The median debt (loan principal) of Western Illinois University students is $19,017. 50% of students have debt between $8,785 and $28,500 with 25% of students with debt less than $8,785 compared to 25% students with debt greater than $28,500.

Median Debt (Loan Principal)

$19,017

Debt Range

$8,785 - $28,500

The median debt of Western Illinois University students is $25,126 for completers and $10,500 for noncompleters.

Completion StatusMedian Debt
completers$25,126
noncompleters$10,500

Debt by Gender

The median debt at Western Illinois University for male students is $17,750 compared to $20,146 for female students.

Debt by Gender

GenderMedian Debt
male$17,750
female$20,146

Debt by Income

Student loan debt varies by income. Former students with income between $0 to $30,000 have median debt of $21,500 compared to median debt of $18,815 for former students with income between $30,000 and $75,000 and $17,500 for former students with income greater than $75,000.

Debt by Income

Income RangeMedian Debt
$0 - $30,000$21,500
$30,000 - $75,000$18,815
> $75,000$17,500

Repayment

The seven year repayment rate of former Western Illinois University students is 77%. The seven year repayment rate of former Western Illinois University male students is 79% compared to 75% for former female students.

7-year Repayment Rate

77%

7-year Repayment Rate by Gender

79%

79% male

75%

75% female


The seven year repayment rate of former Western Illinois University students is 87% for completers and 65% for noncompleters.

Completion Status7-year Repayment Rate
completers87%
noncompleters65%

Repayment by Year

The repayment rate of former students varies with year. The one-year repayment rate of former Western Illinois University students is 55%, three-year repayment rate is 59%, five-year repayment rate is 69%, and seven-year repayment rate is 77%.

YearsRepayment Rate
one-year55%
three-year59%
five-year69%
seven-year77%

Repayment by Income

Repayment rate of former students varies by income. Former students with income between $0 and $30,000 have seven year repayment rate of 65% compared to seven year repayment rate of 79% for former students with income between $30,000 and $75,000 and 85% for former students with income greater than $75,000.

Income Range7-year Repayment Rate
$0 - $30,00065%
$30,000 - $75,00079%
> $75,00085%