LeTourneau University Alumni Average Salary

Around 2,000 undergrads attend LeTourneau University, an Interdenominational school in Longview, Texas. The school sits in the top 13 percent of universities by return on investment. Alumni participants in PayScale's salary questionnaire provided the particulars of this report.

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College ROI Report

156th

20 Year Net ROI 

$446,700

Annual ROI 

7.4%

Total 4 Year Cost 

$146,300

Compare to Other Schools

College Salary Report

292nd

Early Career Salary 

$55,600

Mid-Career Salary 

$82,300

% High Meaning 

52.0%

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LeTourneau University Alumni

Median Salary by Job

Job
National Salary Data 
$0$70K$140K$210K
Design Engineer
2 salaries
$64,000  
   
Welding Engineer
2 salaries
$87,000  
President
2 salaries
$185,000  
Human Resources (HR) Generalist
2 salaries
$57,000  
Software Engineer
2 salaries
$86,954  
Manufacturing Engineer
2 salaries
$59,200  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 22 Aug 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 91
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About This School

2100 S Mobberly Ave
Longview, TX 75607-7001

2,305

Private School, Religious

53 %

12 %

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Industry

Graduates of LeTourneau University go into the health care industry, the manufacturing industry, and software as a service (SAAS) development, not to mention a variety of other lines of work. Among LeTourneau University grads, the health care services industry is a commonly chosen career field. Those with an education from LeTourneau University earn an average of around $65K.

Gender

There is a sizable difference between men's post-college salaries and women's: the median for the former is $75K, but the median for the latter is only $60K.

Jobs

LeTourneau University grads who become Presidents garner financial rewards beyond any other job type for this group — these alumni rake in about $185K on average annually. However, Welding Engineers and Software Engineers also rank as top-earners (bringing in $87K each). Collecting the smallest paychecks are Office Managers — they bring in approximately $47K.

Locations

Home to a large number of LeTourneau University alums, Houston, Texas is by far the most attractive city for these former students. In addition, former LeTourneau University students often head to Fort Worth, Texas after graduating, where the median salary comes to $96K in this top-paying city. New York, N.Y. is a popular spot for former LeTourneau University students at the opposite end of the pay scale; in fact, average salaries there are the lowest at approximately $38K. Other popular cities for LeTourneau University alumni include nearby Dallas, Texas and Longview, Texas.

Degree Major

LeTourneau University students with a Master of Business Administration (MBA), Business Management can expect to make the most money ($168K on average per year) compared to their fellow graduates. Those holding a Bachelor of Science in International Business are less fortunate in terms of earnings, bringing in about $38K on average per year.

Skills

Many former LeTourneau University students are familiar with Microsoft Office, and close to a sixth of grads move on to positions where this experience is utilized. LeTourneau University grads with Program Management experience garner salaries that are 85 percent more than other grads' salaries. Experience with Project Management, Microsoft Excel, and Engineering Design is highly valued as well.

Benefits and Perks

Although a majority of respondents are compensated for vacation days, only one in three grads are paid for sick time. Most alumni plan for retirement by taking advantage of a company-sponsored 401(k) program. Health coverage is awarded to most respondents, and dental insurance is issued to a fair number of survey participants as well. Other benefits awarded to LeTourneau University alumni include life insurance, a casual working environment, tuition reimbursement, and a company-subsidized cell phone.

Related Schools

Alumni of Queens University of Charlotte pick up average paychecks of $61K, which is closest to the amount made by LeTourneau University grads among similar schools. Christian Brothers University, Drury University, and Cumberland University are also similar to LeTourneau University.

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Test Scores

Academics 25th Percentile 75th Percentile
SAT Scores*
* SAT writing score is not included.
1030 1300
ACT Scores 22 30

Key Stats for LeTourneau University

Gender

Female
46 %
Male
54 %
Salary
$31,310 - $77,328
Salary
$46,721 - $96,107
Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
18%
5-9 years
30%
10-19 years
25%
20 years or more
23%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 26 votes.
$50,408 - $97,591
$38,750 - $88,682
$61,042 - $106,691
$35,325 - $70,000
$35,400 - $49,500

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