Northwestern University
Northwestern University

Northwestern University

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Northwestern University is a private research university in Evanston, Illinois. It was founded in 1851 by nine men whose goal was to establish a university that would serve the Northwest Territory. Northwestern is a member of the Big Ten Conference and the Association of American Universities. Northwestern has 12 undergraduate, graduate, and professional schools offering 124 undergraduate degrees and 145 graduate and professional degrees. Northwestern has a diverse student body with over 21,000 students from all 50 states and 100 countries. The university has a strong focus on research and has produced 19 Nobel laureates, as well as numerous Pulitzer Prize and MacArthur Fellowship winners.

What are the highest paying jobs at Northwestern University?

Highest paying job titles at Northwestern University include Program Manager, Director, Research, and Chief, Staff Doctor


Market Cap$3.3 billion
Revenue$1.1 billion
5 Year Trendarrow trend up+1.8%
Net Income$155.2 million
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Northwestern University Compensation

Program Manager



Average Compensation:$82,939

Director, Research



Average Compensation:$131,203

Chief, Staff Doctor



Average Compensation:$327,698

Senior Software Development Engineer



Average Compensation:$113,069

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