Western Washington University

Western Washington University

Bellingham, Washington


Earnings

The average earnings of former students working 10 years after entry at Western Washington University is $50,600 with 25% of former students having earnings less than $29,800 compared to 25% former students having earnings greater than $64,200.

Mean Earnings After 10 Years

$50,600

Earnings Range After 10 Years

$29,800 - $64,200

Percent Earning Over $25,000 After 10 Years

78%

The percent of former students working 10 years after entry at Western Washington University is 89% compared to 11% of former students 10 years after entry not working.

Working Status

89%

89% percent_working

11%

11% percent_not_working

Earnings by Gender

The average earnings of former Western Washington University male students 10 years after entry is $60,000 compared to $43,600 for former female students.

Earnings by Gender

GenderMean Earnings
female$43,600
male$60,000

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 Washington University is $37,400, 7 years after entry is $38,500, 8 years after entry is $43,300, 9 years after entry is $44,000, and 10 years after entry is $50,600.

Earnings by Year

YearsMean Earnings
after 6 years$37,400
after 7 years$38,500
after 8 years$43,300
after 9 years$44,000
after 10 years$50,600

Debt

The median debt (loan principal) of Western Washington University students is $14,805. 50% of students have debt between $7,000 and $24,424 with 25% of students with debt less than $7,000 compared to 25% students with debt greater than $24,424.

Median Debt (Loan Principal)

$14,805

Debt Range

$7,000 - $24,424

The median debt of Western Washington University students is $19,000 for completers and $7,500 for noncompleters.

Completion StatusMedian Debt
completers$19,000
noncompleters$7,500

Debt by Gender

The median debt at Western Washington University for male students is $15,000 compared to $14,500 for female students.

Debt by Gender

GenderMedian Debt
male$15,000
female$14,500

Debt by Income

Student loan debt varies by income. Former students with income between $0 to $30,000 have median debt of $13,388 compared to median debt of $14,418 for former students with income between $30,000 and $75,000 and $15,000 for former students with income greater than $75,000.

Debt by Income

Income RangeMedian Debt
$0 - $30,000$13,388
$30,000 - $75,000$14,418
> $75,000$15,000

Repayment

The seven year repayment rate of former Western Washington University students is 83%. The seven year repayment rate of former Western Washington University male students is 83% compared to 83% for former female students.

7-year Repayment Rate

83%

7-year Repayment Rate by Gender

83%

83% male

83%

83% female


The seven year repayment rate of former Western Washington University students is 87% for completers and 76% for noncompleters.

Completion Status7-year Repayment Rate
completers87%
noncompleters76%

Repayment by Year

The repayment rate of former students varies with year. The one-year repayment rate of former Western Washington University students is 69%, three-year repayment rate is 74%, five-year repayment rate is 76%, and seven-year repayment rate is 83%.

YearsRepayment Rate
one-year69%
three-year74%
five-year76%
seven-year83%

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 77% compared to seven year repayment rate of 84% for former students with income between $30,000 and $75,000 and 88% for former students with income greater than $75,000.

Income Range7-year Repayment Rate
$0 - $30,00077%
$30,000 - $75,00084%
> $75,00088%