Southwestern Oklahoma State University Alumni Average Salary

Southwestern Oklahoma State University is a university based in Weatherford, Okla. that is home to around 4,000 undergraduates. The figures in this rundown were provided by SWOSU alumni who took the PayScale salary questionnaire.

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Southwestern Oklahoma State University Alumni

Median Salary by Job

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4 salaries
General / Operations Manager
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Front End Developer / Engineer
3 salaries
Project Manager, (Unspecified Type / General)
3 salaries
Pharmacy Manager
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Senior Software Engineer
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Systems Analyst
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Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 22 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 136

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About This School

100 Campus Dr
Weatherford, OK 73096-3098


State School

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The most highly represented industry among alumni is the software development industry. Graduates of SWOSU earn around $59K on average.


It's worth noting that female graduates earn a median salary of about $55K whereas the men's median is $71K.


Weatherford, Okla. is filled with SWOSU grads.

Degree Major

Among the highest-paid SWOSU alumni are those with a Master of Business Administration (MBA) — they earn close to $85K on average per year. Ranking last in the compensation department are those holding a Bachelor of Science in Bachelor of Science (BS / BSc) — their annual income amounts to $55K on average.


Nearly one-seventh of grads report using JavaScript as part of their job, making it the most popular skill. Competency in Adobe Photoshop translates into above-average pay for former Bulldogs — they earn 2 percent more than their fellow graduates. In addition, those who are savvy in Adobe Photoshop, PHP, and Customer Service are also considered highly skilled.

Benefits and Perks

Just one in three grads enjoy paid vacation and merely two-fifths of alumni get paid sick time. Benefits are rather generous for graduates of this school; a fair number of respondents are rewarded with health insurance and a majority of alumni report dental coverage, too. In an effort to save up for the years ahead, a fair number of former students contribute to a 401(k). Southwestern Oklahoma State University graduates also take advantage of a casual working environment, flexible hours, tuition reimbursement, and life insurance.

Related Schools

Among alumni of similar schools, Southern Arkansas University Main Campus grads (who make an average of $59K) earn salaries most similar to SWOSU alumni. Midwestern State University, Southeastern Oklahoma State University, and Henderson State University are also similar to SWOSU.

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