Top 20 bachelor's degrees in the U.S. by mid-career pay 2018/19

Highest paying bachelor's degrees in the U.S. in 2018/19, by mid-career salary (in U.S. dollars)

Top 20 bachelor's degrees in the U.S. by mid-career pay 2018/19 This graph shows the list of bachelor's degrees with the highest mid-career salary in the U.S. in the academic year 2018/19. In 2018/19, petroleum engineering was ranked first with the mid-career salary of 183,600 U.S. dollars.
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Highest paying bachelor's degrees in the U.S. in 2018/19, by mid-career salary (in U.S. dollars)

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Bachelor's degreeMid-career pay in U.S. dollars
Petroleum Engineering 183,600$
Operations Research & Industrial Engineering166,300$
Actuarial Mathematics158,100$
Chemical & Biomolecular Engineering138,100$
Public Accounting135,000$
Building Science135,000$
Aeronautics & Astronautics133,300$
Systems Engineering131,200$
Business Analysis129,800$
Economics and Mathematics126,900$
Chemical Engineering126,900$
Marine Engineering126,500$
Actuarial Science123,500$
Aeronautical Engineering122,500$
Electrical Power Engineering122,300$
Nuclear Engineering121,700$
Ocean Engineering (OE)121,200$
Electrical & Computer Engineering (ECE)120,400$
Computer Science (CS) & Engineering120,100$
Computer Engineering (CE)120,000$
Engineering Physics119,100$
Construction Engineering Management118,200$
Bachelor's degreeMid-career pay in U.S. dollars
Petroleum Engineering 183,600$
Operations Research & Industrial Engineering166,300$
Actuarial Mathematics158,100$
Chemical & Biomolecular Engineering138,100$
Public Accounting135,000$
Building Science135,000$
Aeronautics & Astronautics133,300$
Systems Engineering131,200$
Business Analysis129,800$
Economics and Mathematics126,900$
Chemical Engineering126,900$
Marine Engineering126,500$
Actuarial Science123,500$
Aeronautical Engineering122,500$
Electrical Power Engineering122,300$
Nuclear Engineering121,700$
Ocean Engineering (OE)121,200$
Electrical & Computer Engineering (ECE)120,400$
Computer Science (CS) & Engineering120,100$
Computer Engineering (CE)120,000$
Engineering Physics119,100$
Construction Engineering Management118,200$
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This graph shows the list of bachelor's degrees with the highest mid-career salary in the U.S. in the academic year 2018/19. In 2018/19, petroleum engineering was ranked first with the mid-career salary of 183,600 U.S. dollars.
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