Average Salary for Bob Jones University Alumni

Bob Jones University, a school in Greenville, S.C., has roughly 3,000 undergrads. Figures cited in this summary are based on graduates' replies to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

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Overall College ROI Rank

805
out of 1223
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ROI Rank for Private for-profit Universities

4
out of 5
 

Mid-Career Salary Rank for None

36
out of 75

Typical Early Career Salary

$41,300
Bob Jones University Alumni

Median Salary by Job

Job
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$0$28K$56K$84K
Senior Financial Analyst
2 salaries
$81,500  
   
Sr. Administrative Assistant
2 salaries
$61,020  
Operations Manager
2 salaries
$78,000  
Account Analyst
2 salaries
$44,000  
Worship Pastor
2 salaries
$42,000  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 26 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 73

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About This School

1700 Wade Hampton Boulavard
Greenville, SC 29614-0001

2,913

Private School, For Profit

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34 %

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Industry

Graduates of Bob Jones University work in a variety of sectors including software as a service (SAAS) development, religious service, and the manufacturing industry. The most popular field is the accounting, auditing and tax services industry. Former Bob Jones University graduates bring in $48K on average.

Gender

Male graduates of Bob Jones University out-earn their female counterparts significantly, earning an average of around $55K versus approximately $45K for women.

Jobs

The Bob Jones University alumni who make the most are Senior Financial Analysts; they report a median pay of $82K. Operations Managers and Senior Administrative Assistants draw in a fair amount as well — $78K and about $61K, respectively. Sitting at the bottom of the pay scale are Worship Pastors who make an average of $42K.

Locations

Bob Jones University alumni seem to appreciate living in Greenville, and just under one in three grads actually choose to stay and find employment here after completing their coursework. Bob Jones University grads also flock to Los Angeles, Calif., which is home to salaries significantly above average (median pay is around $192K). For comparison, the lowest-paying city popular with Bob Jones University alumni is Washington, DC, which offers a median salary of $46K. Other cities of interest include Exton, Pa. and Philadelphia, Pa.

Degree Major

Among the highest-paid Bob Jones University alumni are those with a Bachelor of Science in Business & Marketing — they earn close to $128K on average per year. A Bachelor of Accountancy (BAcc), Accounting commands less pay, and these degree-holders face median pay of approximately $45K.

Skills

Bob Jones University grads who have experience with People Management can expect to make more than double other alumni ($104K on average). Close to one-seventh of Bob Jones University grads wind up using Microsoft Excel at their job, which is one of the most common skills among alumni. Other prime know-hows include Microsoft Office, Project Management, and Operations Management.

Benefits and Perks

When it comes to paid time off, there is more lenience involving vacation than illness; slightly more than half of the former students get vacation time, whereas just one-fourth of alumni get paid sick leave. For this school, a strong majority of survey participants are the recipients of health benefits, and a majority of graduates pick up dental plans, too. To plan for old age, a fair number of graduates maintain savings accounts through a company's 401(k) plan. Graduates of Bob Jones University are also recipients of life insurance, a casual working environment, a company-subsidized cell phone, and tuition reimbursement.

Related Schools

Schools similar to Bob Jones University include Brown Mackie College-Greenville, Strayer University-South Carolina, and Virginia College-Greenville.

Test Scores

Academics 25th Percentile 75th Percentile
SAT Scores*
* SAT critical reading score is not included.
* SAT math score is not included.
* SAT writing score is not included.
ACT Scores 20 26

Key Stats for Bob Jones University

Gender

Female
35 %
Male
65 %
Salary
$31,850 - $63,984
Salary
$35,094 - $87,032
Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
33%
5-9 years
29%
10-19 years
19%
20 years or more
15%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 25 votes.

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