Saint Louis University (SLU) Alumni Average Salary

Saint Louis University, a Roman Catholic school in Saint Louis, Mo., has roughly 13,000 undergrads. Students thrive off the school's sports-centered energy and urban environment, which offers countless areas to explore and numerous ways to keep busy. The numbers in this rundown were provided by the SLU grads who participated in PayScale's salary survey.

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536th

20 Year Net ROI 

$280,000

Annual ROI 

4.2%

Total 4 Year Cost 

$217,000

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Early Career Salary 

$55,500

Mid-Career Salary 

$113,000

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Saint Louis University (SLU) Alumni

Median Salary by Years Experience

Job
National Salary Data 
$0$27K$54K$81K
Attorney / Lawyer
20 salaries
$72,414  
   
Associate Attorney
14 salaries
$70,225  
Physical Therapist (PT)
13 salaries
$67,998  
Financial Analyst
10 salaries
$50,811  
Marketing Manager
9 salaries
$57,808  
Project Manager, (Unspecified Type / General)
9 salaries
$79,354  
Data Analyst
8 salaries
$57,500  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 16 Apr 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 880

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About This School

One Grand Blvd
Saint Louis, MO 63103-2097

www.slu.edu/x5186.xml

12,567

Private School, Research University, Religious, For Sports Fans

70 %

15 %

50 %

19 %

Industry

Clinical care is the sector most highly represented among alumni. Graduates of SLU earn around $69K on average.

Gender

After graduation, women go on to earn an average of $54K per year compared to men, who earn $78K.

Locations

St. Louis, Mo. is a hot spot for SLU alum. The top-paying city popular with SLU alumni is Kansas City, Mo., which offers a median salary of $103K. Though Denver, Colo. takes the cake for lowest pay among SLU grads (the median salary is approximately $73K there), it remains a common destination for former students.

Degree Major

Financial compensation is highest for SLU grads with a Master of Business Administration (MBA) (average earnings climb to $82K per year). Graduates holding a Juris Doctor (JD), Master of Jurisprudence, or Master of Law (LLM) fare the worst in terms of compensation with an average yearly salary of about $65K.

Skills

Many former SLU students are familiar with Legal Compliance, and one-tenth of grads move on to positions where this experience is utilized. Windows Operating System General Use commands a pay premium of 27 percent for former Billikens. Experience with Regulatory Compliance, Microsoft Office, and Physical Therapy is highly valued as well.

Benefits and Perks

A large number of former students take advantage of a 401(k) plan. Health coverage is awarded to a large number of alums, and dental insurance is issued to a fair number of alumni as well. Additional benefits handed to Saint Louis University alumni include life insurance, a company-subsidized cell phone, a casual working environment, free drinks, and flexible hours.

Related Schools

Among alumni of similar schools, Howard University grads (who make an average of approximately $71K) earn salaries most similar to SLU alumni. Other schools similar to SLU include Loyola University-Chicago, Catholic University of America, and the University of Denver.

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Key Stats for Saint Louis University (SLU)

Gender

Female
41 %
Male
59 %
Salary
$37,500 - $73,333
Salary
$53,829 - $103,177

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 5 votes.
Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
45%
5-9 years
19%
10-19 years
19%
20 years or more
10%
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