Houston Baptist University Alumni Average Salary

Houston Baptist University is a Southern Baptist university based in Houston, Texas that is home to around 2,000 undergraduates. Students here support their sports teams in droves (Go Huskies!), and the urban campus allows them to explore the city's many neighborhoods and cultural events. This overview is based on graduates' answers to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

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Houston Baptist University Median Salary by Job


Systems Analyst
4 profiles

High School Teacher
3 profiles

Human Resources (HR) Generalist
3 profiles

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Research Laboratory Technician
3 profiles

Senior Financial Analyst
3 profiles

Financial Analyst
2 profiles

Employee Relations Specialist
2 profiles

  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 16 Oct 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 115
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About This School

7502 Fondren Rd
Houston, TX 77074-3298



Private School, Religious, For Sports Fans

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Consistent with the high SAT scores reported by HBU alumni, former students go on to earn high salaries. Former HBU graduates bring in approximately $78K on average.


A gender wage gap becomes apparent after college, with female graduates earning only $69K on average compared to around $118K for male graduates.


HBU students enjoy their time in Houston, and most students actually choose to live and work there after graduating.

Degree Major

A B.A. in Bachelor of Arts (BA) leads to the highest pay for HBU grads ($137K on average per year). A Bachelor's Degree commands less pay, and these degree-holders face median pay of $57K.


Regulatory Compliance is a popular skill among HBU alumni, with one-third of grads reporting using it on the job. Former Huskies who have experience with Regulatory Compliance can expect to make more than double other alumni (about $168K on average).

Benefits and Perks

Close to half of the survey participants enjoy both paid vacation and paid sick time. A fair number of graduates participate in a 401(k) retirement savings plan. Dental insurance applies to a fair number of former students, and a fair number of grads report health coverage. Houston Baptist University grads are also lucky enough to receive life insurance, a company-subsidized cell phone, and a casual working environment.

Related Schools

Charleston Southern University grads report the most similar salaries to HBU alums, earning $78K on average. Other schools similar to HBU include Trinity University, Hardin-Simmons University, and Samford University.

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Test Scores

Academics 25th Percentile 75th Percentile
SAT Scores 1410 1710
ACT Scores 20 26

Key Stats for Houston Baptist University


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67 %
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20 years or more
$53,458 - $97,969

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