Highest paying associate's degrees in the U.S. in 2016/17, by mid-career salary (in U.S. dollars)

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Associate's degreeMid-career pay in U.S. dollars
Computer Engineering (CE)77,300$
Management Information Systems (MIS)76,400$
Construction Management73,400$
Electrical Engineering (EE)70,800$
Electronics & Communications Engineering70,700$
Dental Hygiene69,100$
Computer Programming68,800$
Occupational Health and Safety68,700$
Electrical & Electronics Engineering (EEE)68,200$
Mechanical Engineering Technology (MET)68,100$
Mechanical Engineering (ME)67,500$
Computer Science (CS)67,300$
Civil Engineering (CE)67,000$
Electrical Engineering Technology (EET)66,900$
Electronic Systems Technology (EST)65,000$
Diagnostic Medical Sonography64,800$
Mechanical Design64,600$
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This graph shows the list of associate's degrees with highest mid-career salary in the U.S. in the academic year 2016/17. In 2016/17, computer engineering was ranked first with the mid-career salary of 77,300 U.S. dollars.

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