Average Salary for Texas Woman's University Alumni

Texas Woman's University, a school in Denton, Texas, has roughly 10,000 undergrads. A considerably greater proportion of women make up the student population with a female-to-male ratio of 6-to-1. From alumni reporting, however, it appears that men make more than their female counterparts after graduating. The figures in this overview come from the responses of TWU grads who took the PayScale salary survey.

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Texas Woman's University Alumni

Median Salary by Job

National Salary Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are the gross, national median (50th percentile). Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
Family Nurse Practitioner (NP)
9 salaries
Director, Nursing
4 salaries
Payroll Manager
4 salaries
Quality Management (QM) Director
3 salaries
Registered Nurse (RN)
3 salaries
Human Resources (HR) Generalist
3 salaries
Program Project Manager
2 salaries
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 24 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 223

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About This School

304 Administration Dr
Denton, TX 76201



State School, Research University

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5 %

82 %

59 %

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TWU alumni find work in an assortment of industries including the health care services industry, the education industry, and clinical care. The most popular field is the health care industry. Former TWU students do not typically enter the oil and gas field services industry; in fact, less than two percent of graduates find work in this area, making it the least likely field for this group to enter. TWU graduates see an average starting salary of $59K.


The number of female graduates who responded to the survey outweighs the number of men; the female-to-male ratio is more than 3 to 1.


The most generous salaries among TWU alumni are reportedly earned by Family Nurse Practitioners, whose median earnings come to around $92K, followed by Directors of Nursing ($85K) and Physical Therapists (about $75K). Salaries are anything but generous for Payroll Managers, whose earnings rank lowest on the pay scale at approximately $48K.


Home to a large number of TWU alums, Dallas, Texas is by far the most attractive city for these former students. Austin, Texas is also a common destination for TWU grads and offers the best pay with a median salary of $71K. On the far end of the pay scale, TWU alumni often reside in Fort Worth, Texas, which is home to the lowest pay at $45K. Nearby Houston, Texas is also a top pick for TWU grads, as is Denton, Texas.

Degree Major

A graduate with a Master of Science in Nursing (MSN), Adult Nurse Practitioner Studies from TWU can rake in a whopping average around $98K per year, more than any other degree from this school. Those holding a B.A. in English Language are less fortunate in terms of earnings, bringing in approximately $40K on average per year.


Family Practice commands a pay premium of 65 percent for former Pioneers. Many TWU grads have knowledge of Customer Service, with less than ten percent of alumni using this program on the clock. Other top skills include Budget Management, Pediatrics, and Microsoft Office.

Benefits and Perks

Only two-fifths of alumni for this school enjoy paid vacation days and about one-third of alumni get paid sick time. Health coverage is awarded to a fair number of survey participants, and dental insurance is issued to a strong majority of graduates as well. A strong majority of former students participate in a 401(k) retirement savings plan. Texas Woman's University grads are also lucky enough to receive life insurance, tuition reimbursement, a casual working environment, and a company-subsidized cell phone.

Related Schools

Indiana State University grads report the most similar salaries to TWU alums, earning about $59K on average. Other schools similar to TWU include Texas A & M University-Commerce, the University of Arkansas at Little Rock, and Texas Southern University.

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ACT Scores 17 23

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