Southwestern Oklahoma State University Alumni Average Salary

Nestled away in Weatherford, Okla., Southwestern Oklahoma State University, a school, has a student population of roughly 4,000. Replies from former SWOSU students to PayScale's salary questionnaire form the basis for this summary.

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College ROI Report

662nd

20 Year Net ROI 

$247,000

Annual ROI 

8.1%

Total 4 Year Cost 

$69,300

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College Salary Report

435th

Early Career Salary 

$41,600

Mid-Career Salary 

$78,300

% High Meaning 

60 %

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Southwestern Oklahoma State University Alumni

Median Salary by Job

Job
National Salary Data 
$0$50K$100K$150K
Pharmacist
6 salaries
$115,515  
   
Front End Developer / Engineer
3 salaries
$61,042  
General Counsel
2 salaries
$144,500  
Case Manager, Social Services
2 salaries
$35,616  
Assistant Principal
2 salaries
$63,202  
Programmer Analyst
2 salaries
$87,500  
Internal Auditor
2 salaries
$59,000  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 30 Nov 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 140
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About This School

100 Campus Dr
Weatherford, OK 73096-3098

www.swosu.edu/admissions

4,162

State School

33 %

10 %

71 %

44 %


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Industry

The majority of alumni accept jobs in the software development industry. The average salary for a grad from SWOSU is $57K.

Gender

Male graduates on average earn more than female graduates; the first group banks $71K per year, but the second group takes home only approximately $53K.

Locations

Many SWOSU students are Weatherford, Okla.-bound following college.

Degree Major

SWOSU students with a Master of Business Administration (MBA) can expect to make the most money ($85K on average per year) compared to their fellow graduates. A Bachelor of Science in Bachelor of Science (BS / BSc) offers the lowest median annual financial reward ($55K).

Skills

Proficiency in PHP is common among SWOSU alumni, and when it comes to using it on the job, around one in seven former students report doing so. Knowledge of JavaScript seems to be related to bigger paychecks; in fact, skilled alumni bring in salaries that are 5 percent more than their former classmates' salaries (about $60K). Also considered top-notch skills are Customer Service, Adobe Photoshop, and JavaScript.

Benefits and Perks

When it comes to paid time off, graduates receive more lenience about illness than vacation; close to half of the survey participants get sick leave, whereas just over one-third of respondents get paid vacation. For this school, a fair number of grads are the recipients of health benefits, and a majority of alums pick up dental plans, too. A strong majority of survey participants participate in a 401(k) retirement savings plan. Other benefits that Southwestern Oklahoma State University alumni receive are flexible hours, tuition reimbursement, a casual working environment, and life insurance.

Related Schools

Compensation averages around $57K for Washburn University alumni, making their earnings most comparable to SWOSU grads. Other schools similar to SWOSU include Midwestern State University, Southeastern Oklahoma State University, and Henderson State University.

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Key Stats for Southwestern Oklahoma State University

Gender

Female
44 %
Male
56 %
Salary
$52,925
Salary
$60,505 - $96,650
Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
38%
5-9 years
19%
10-19 years
19%
20 years or more
19%

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