Oral Roberts University (ORU) Alumni Average Salary

Oral Roberts University, an Other Protestant school in Tulsa, Okla., has roughly 3,000 undergrads. Enthusiasm for sports runs deep here (Go Golden Eagles!), and the urban location affords rich cultural experiences for the students. The figures in this rundown were provided by ORU alumni who took the PayScale salary questionnaire.

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Oral Roberts University (ORU) Alumni

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National Salary Data 
Senior Pastor
7 salaries
Finance Manager
4 salaries
Executive Director
3 salaries
Administrative Assistant
3 salaries
Youth Pastor
3 salaries
Certified Financial Planner (CFP)
3 salaries
Marketing Manager
2 salaries
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 14 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 205

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About This School

7777 S Lewis Ave.
Tulsa, OK 74171

Oral Roberts University



Private School, Religious, For Sports Fans

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Among ORU grads, religious service is a commonly chosen career field. Median pay for those who graduated from ORU amounts to around $53K.


After graduation, disparities in salary rise to the surface — males earn an average $62K per year compared to females' approximately $45K.


ORU alumni like Tulsa so much that they tend to stick around after graduation, with approximately half of grads staying on to find permanent employment.

Degree Major

A Bachelor's Degree will compensate ORU grads at a much higher rate than other degrees — these alums rake in $76K on average per year.


Competency in Project Management translates into above-average pay for former Golden Eagles — they earn 24 percent more than their fellow graduates. Proficiency in Project Management is common among ORU alumni, and when it comes to using it on the job, nearly one in five former students report doing so. In addition, those who are savvy in Microsoft Office, Construction Estimating, and Contractor Management are also considered highly skilled.

Benefits and Perks

A majority of grads are allowed to take paid time off for vacation, but only about two-fifths of alumni get paid sick leave. It is no small feat that the vast majority of respondents are given health coverage, and more than half of grads accept dental insurance. The vast majority of alums allocate some part of their earnings to a company-sponsored 401(k) savings plan. Oral Roberts University grads also enjoy benefits like a company-subsidized cell phone, flexible hours, a casual working environment, and life insurance.

Related Schools

Alumni of University of Evansville pick up average paychecks of $52K, which is closest to the amount made by ORU grads among similar schools. The University of Mary Hardin-Baylor, Spring Hill College, and the University of Saint Francis-Fort Wayne are also similar to ORU.

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Key Stats for Oral Roberts University (ORU)


46 %
54 %
$29,000 - $65,850
$34,392 - $83,424
1-4 years
5-9 years
10-19 years
20 years or more

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 3 votes.
$48,000 - $82,000
$41,500 - $78,344

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