College Degrees That Earn the Most Money

Curated by Paul Helmick

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Skills pay the bills… And engineering leads the way.

Average starting salaries for the top 10 majors:

  1. Chemical Engineering: $66,400
  2. Computer Science: $64,400
  3. Aerospace/Aeronautical/Astronautical Engineering: $64,000
  4. Mechanical Engineering: $62,900
  5. Electrical/Electronics and Communications Engineering: $62,300
  6. Civil Engineering: $57,600
  7. Finance: $57,300
  8. Construction Science/Management: $56,600
  9. Information Sciences and Systems: $56,100

via  NACE National Association of Colleges and Employers

Research was based on data from approximately 400,000 employers.

Here was the list from 2012:

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