Abilene Christian University Alumni Average Salary

Abilene Christian University is a Churches of Christ university based in Abilene, Texas that is home to around 4,000 undergraduates. The data for this snapshot was collected from Abilene Christian University graduates who took PayScale's salary survey.

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426th

Early Career Salary 

$47,800

Mid-Career Salary 

$93,000

% High Meaning 

60 %

Compare to Other 4-Year Schools

Abilene Christian University Median Salary by Job

MinMax

Human Resources (HR) Manager
6 profiles
$74,624
$59K$97K

Graphic Designer
5 profiles
$38,000
$33K$43K

Vice President (VP), Human Resources (HR)
4 profiles
$119,792
$0$120K

United States (change)

Financial Controller
4 profiles
$86,800
$0$87K

Software Developer
4 profiles
$63,250
$0$63K

Executive Director
4 profiles
$75,470
$0$75K

Interior Designer
4 profiles
$43,100
$0$43K

  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 14 Oct 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 278
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About This School


Abilene, TX 79699

www.acu.edu/admissions

3,845

Private School, Religious, For Sports Fans

61 %

7 %

77 %

31 %

Industry

The most highly represented industry among alumni is public K-12 education. Median pay for those who graduated from Abilene Christian University amounts to $50K.

Locations

More often than not, Abilene Christian University grads continue living in Abilene, Texas (around one in three former students to be exact) even though the average salary here takes last place on the pay scale (around $50K). Dallas, Texas is on the other end of the salary spectrum, offering top-notch pay and a median salary of $80K; it's no wonder that Abilene Christian University grads are attracted to this city.

Degree Major

Financial compensation is highest for Abilene Christian University grads with a B.A. in Bachelor of Arts (BA) (average earnings climb to $85K per year). A Bachelor of Science in Bachelor of Science (BS / BSc) is less advantageous in terms of earnings; alums with this degree are the lowest earners with a median annual pay of approximately $45K.

Skills

Abilene Christian University grads are usually competent in Customer Service, and nearly one in four alumni continue practicing this skill in their career. Employee Relations commands a pay premium of 74 percent for Abilene Christian University grads. Microsoft Office, Operations Management, and Project Management are among other dominant skills.

Benefits and Perks

Only two-fifths of alumni earn paid vacation and just one-third of alumni get paid sick time. To plan for old age, a strong majority of graduates maintain savings accounts through a company's 401(k) plan. A strong majority of alums have medical plans, and a majority of alumni have dental insurance. Abilene Christian University grads are also lucky enough to receive tuition reimbursement, life insurance, and a casual working environment.

Related Schools

Among alumni of similar schools, University of the Incarnate Word grads (who make an average of about $53K) earn salaries most similar to Abilene Christian University alumni. Other schools similar to Abilene Christian University include Dallas Baptist University, Wayland Baptist University, and St Marys University.

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Test Scores

Academics 25th Percentile 75th Percentile
SAT Scores 1400 1750
ACT Scores 22 27

Key Stats for Abilene Christian University

Gender

Female
74 %
Male
26 %
Salary
$31,650 - $87,500
Salary
$45,750 - $80,000

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 2 votes.
1-4 years
38%
5-9 years
19%
10-19 years
24%
20 years or more
19%
$36,000 - $70,750
$80,000

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