Saint Louis University (SLU) Alumni Average Salary

Saint Louis University, a Roman Catholic school in Saint Louis, Mo., has roughly 13,000 undergrads. Athletics are a huge part of life here (Go Billikens!), and the school's urban location only adds to the fun, with a wealth of neighborhoods and cultural events to explore. Alumni participants in PayScale's salary questionnaire provided the particulars of this report.

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Saint Louis University (SLU) Median Salary by Job


Physical Therapist (PT)
23 profiles

Marketing Manager
7 profiles

Software Engineer
7 profiles

United States (change)

Financial Analyst
7 profiles

Project Manager, (Unspecified Type / General)
7 profiles

Accounting Manager
7 profiles

Program Coordinator, Non-Profit Organization
7 profiles

  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 14 Oct 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 728
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About This School

One North Grand Blvd
Saint Louis, MO 63103-2097


Private School, Research University, Religious, For Sports Fans

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Clinical care is the sector most highly represented among alumni. Former SLU graduates bring in $68K on average.


There's a noticeable difference between the genders; where the average man hauls in $79K after graduating from SLU, the average woman earns only $54K.


The most popular destination for former SLU students is St. Louis, Mo. SLU alumni seeking the highest salaries end up in Kansas City, Mo., which offers a median salary of $103K. Though Denver, Colo. takes the cake for lowest pay among SLU grads (the median salary is around $73K there), it remains a common destination for former students.

Degree Major

A Master of Business Administration (MBA) earns SLU students the most money after college (an average approximately $105K per year). On the other end of the spectrum, those with a Juris Doctor (JD), Master of Jurisprudence, or Master of Law (LLM) tend to do the worst in terms of salary, making an average about $65K per year.


Former Billikens with Windows Operating System General Use abilities can expect to make 29 percent more than their former classmates ($88K). Legal Compliance is a popular skill among SLU alumni, with nearly one in ten workers reporting using it on the job. Proficiency in Regulatory Compliance, Microsoft Office, and Physical Therapy command top-of-the-line rewards as well.

Benefits and Perks

Health benefits extend to most former students, and a fair number of graduates also receive dental coverage. A large number of former students set aside retirement funds in an employer-sponsored 401(k). Saint Louis University grads also enjoy benefits like life insurance, a casual working environment, a company-subsidized cell phone, free drinks, and flexible hours.

Related Schools

Howard University grads bring in salaries of around approximately $70K, making them the most similar to SLU alumni in terms of earnings. Other schools similar to SLU include Loyola University-Chicago, Catholic University of America, and the University of Denver.

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Test Scores

Academics 25th Percentile 75th Percentile
SAT Scores*
* SAT writing score is not included.
1090 1340
ACT Scores 25 31

Key Stats for Saint Louis University (SLU)


44 %
56 %
$37,500 - $73,333
$48,500 - $106,823

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 4 votes.
Less than 1 year
1-4 years
5-9 years
10-19 years
20 years or more

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