Highest Paid College Majors Starting Salaries

From the Wall Street Journal:

Here’s the list of top 10 majors, with starting salaries:

  1. Petroleum Engineering: $93,500
  2. Computer Engineering: $71,700
  3. Chemical Engineering: $67,600
  4. Computer Science: $64,800
  5. Aerospace/Aeronautical/Astronautical Engineering: $64,400
  6. Mechanical Engineering: $64,000
  7. Electrical/Electronics and Communications Engineering: $63,400
  8. Management Information Systems/Business: $63,100
  9. Engineering Technology: $62,200
  10. Finance: $57,400

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