Oklahoma Baptist University (OBU) Alumni Average Salary

Around 2,000 people attend Oklahoma Baptist University, a Baptist institution based in Shawnee, Okla. The numbers in this rundown were provided by the Oklahoma Baptist University grads who participated in PayScale's salary survey.

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Oklahoma Baptist University (OBU) Alumni

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Business Development Associate
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Chief Financial Officer (CFO)
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About This School

500 W University
Shawnee, OK 74804



Private School, Religious

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Graduates of Oklahoma Baptist University earn $55K on average.


The most lucrative professionals among Oklahoma Baptist University alumni are Chief Financial Officers; they earn a median annual salary of $128K.


Oklahoma City, Okla. is a hot spot for Oklahoma Baptist University alum. With a median salary of about $98K, Dallas, Texas represents the highest-paid city popular among Oklahoma Baptist University grads. Home to the lowest median salary for Oklahoma Baptist University alumni is Charlottesville, Va., a popular place for former students despite its approximately $40K average paycheck.

Degree Major

Financial compensation is highest for Oklahoma Baptist University grads with a B.A. in Business Administration (average earnings climb to $105K per year). On the other end of the spectrum, those with a B.A. in Religion tend to do the worst in terms of salary, making an average $39K per year.


Microsoft Office is a popular skill among Oklahoma Baptist University alumni, with about a fifth of workers reporting using it on the job.

Benefits and Perks

Benefits include paid time off, but vacation days are more heavily handed out than sick days; a majority of alums report receiving the former, but only two-fifths of alumni report receiving the latter. In an effort to save up for the years ahead, almost all former students contribute to a 401(k). Health benefits extend to nearly all alumni, and a majority of alumni also receive dental coverage. Graduates of Oklahoma Baptist University are also recipients of life insurance, flexible hours, a casual working environment, and free drinks.

Related Schools

University of the Ozarks grads report the most similar salaries to Oklahoma Baptist University alums, earning around $55K on average. Other schools similar to Oklahoma Baptist University include John Brown University, Oklahoma Wesleyan University, and College of the Ozarks.

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Test Scores

Academics 25th Percentile 75th Percentile
SAT Scores*
* SAT writing score is not included.
930 1200
ACT Scores 21 27

Key Stats for Oklahoma Baptist University (OBU)


50 %
50 %
$42,500 - $97,500
$33,763 - $87,493
Less than 1 year
1-4 years
5-9 years
10-19 years
20 years or more

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 3 votes.

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