Average Salary for Oklahoma Baptist University (OBU) Alumni

Oklahoma Baptist University, a Baptist school in Shawnee, Okla., has roughly 2,000 undergrads. Replies from former Oklahoma Baptist University students to PayScale's salary questionnaire form the basis for this summary.

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Typical Early Career Salary

Oklahoma Baptist University (OBU) Alumni

Median Salary by Job

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Chief Financial Officer (CFO)
2 salaries
Business Development Associate
2 salaries
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 27 Mar 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 23
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About This School

500 W University
Shawnee, OK 74804



Private School, Religious

55 %

6 %

52 %

39 %

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Among Oklahoma Baptist University grads, insurance is a commonly chosen career field. Typical pay for those who graduated from Oklahoma Baptist University amounts to about $59K.


In the Oklahoma Baptist University alumni professional community, Chief Financial Officers make the highest median pay ($128K).


Oklahoma City is a hub for Oklahoma Baptist University graduates — a large number call this city home. Dallas is another hot spot for Oklahoma Baptist University grads, where salaries rank at the top of the pay scale (compensation averages out to around $98K). On the other end, Oklahoma Baptist University grads flock to Charlottesville, which actually offers the weakest median salaries of approximately $40K. Houston and Shawnee also rank high on the list of cities.

Degree Major

Oklahoma Baptist University students with a B.A. in Business Administration can expect to make the most money ($105K per year) compared to their fellow graduates. An Associate's Degree commands less pay, and these degree-holders face salaries of $42K.


Proficiency in Microsoft Office is common among Oklahoma Baptist University alumni, and when it comes to using it on the job, approximately one-fifth of former students report doing so. Operations Management commands a pay premium of 35 percent for Oklahoma Baptist University grads. Experience with Customer Service, Operations Management, and Microsoft Word is highly valued as well.

Benefits and Perks

Only about two-fifths of alumni enjoy paid vacation and one-third of alumni receive sick leave. Dental insurance applies to a majority of former students, and the greater part of alums report health coverage. A solid majority of graduates set aside retirement funds in an employer-sponsored 401(k). Additional perks enjoyed by Oklahoma Baptist University grads include a casual working environment, life insurance, flexible hours, and free drinks.

Related Schools

Median pay for University of the Ozarks grads is $52K, making their salaries most similar to those of Oklahoma Baptist University grads. Other schools similar to Oklahoma Baptist University include John Brown University, Oklahoma Wesleyan University, and College of the Ozarks.

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)


40 %
60 %
$39,453 - $81,389
$33,504 - $91,563
Less than 1 year
1-4 years
5-9 years
10-19 years
20 years or more

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 6 votes.

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