How Much is Your College Degree Worth? Salaries from Top Colleges

Top 25 Schools – Median Mid-Career Salary

  1. Dartmouth College – $134,000
  2. Princeton University – $131,000
  3. Stanford University – $129,000
  4. Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) – $126,000
  5. Yale University – $126,000
  6. Harvard University – $124,000
  7. California Institute of Technology (CIT) – $123,000
  8. Harvey Mudd College – $122,000
  9. University of Pennsylvania – $120,000
  10. University of Notre Dame – $116,000
  11. Polytechnic University of New York, Brooklyn – $114,000
  12. Cooper Union – $114,000
  13. Worcester Polytechnic Institute (WPI) – $114,000
  14. University of Chicago – $113,000
  15. University of California, Berkeley – $112,000
  16. Carnegie Mellon University (CMU) – $111,000
  17. Rice University – $110,000
  18. Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute (RPI) – $110,000
  19. Cornell University – $110,000
  20. Georgetown University – $110,000
  21. Bucknell University – $110,000
  22. Brown University – $109,000
  23. Colgate University – $108,000
  24. Columbia University – $107,000
  25. Amherst College – $107,000

Top 25 Bachelor Degrees – Median Mid-Career Salary

  1. Chemical Engineering – $107,000
  2. Computer Engineering – $105,000
  3. Electrical Engineering – $103,000
  4. Aerospace Engineering – $101,000
  5. Economics – $98,600
  6. Physics – $97,300
  7. Computer Science – $95,500
  8. Industrial Engineering – $94,700
  9. Mechanical Engineering – $93,600
  10. Math – $92,400
  11. Physician Assistant – $91,700
  12. Civil Engineering – $90,500
  13. Construction – $88,900
  14. Finance – $88,300
  15. Management Information Systems (MIS) – $82,300
  16. Philosophy – $81,200
  17. International Relations – $80,900
  18. Chemistry – $79,900
  19. Marketing – $79,600
  20. Geology – $79,500
  21. Political Science – $78,200
  22. Accounting – $77,100
  23. Architecture – $76,800
  24. Information Technology (IT) – $74,800
  25. Business Management – $72,100

Source: Payscale.com College Salary Report

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About Nathan and Joanna Cornett

We are a from San Diego California, currently on a mission trip in Guatemala. Nathan has worked as a youth pastor, teen center director, college advisor, and now missionary. Joanna has worked at LaBahn's Landscape for 7 years in the field, sales, and as the Vice President, she started the Hispanic ministry at Foothills Church, and has worked in youth ministry, she is now working as a missionary. We are both passionate about youth, worship, and missions.

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