U.S. - average salary for Bachelor's degree holders, by discipline 2020

This statistic shows the projected average starting salaries for Bachelor's degree graduates in 2020 in the United States, by discipline. In 2020, Bachelor’s degree graduates earning engineering degrees are projected to have an average starting salary of 69,961 U.S. dollars.

Projected starting salaries for Bachelor’s degree graduates in the United States in 2020, by discipline

DisciplineAverage salary in U.S. dollars
Engineering69,961
Computer Science67,411
Math & Sciences62,488
Business57,939
Social Sciences57,425
Communications56,484
Humanities53,617
Agriculture & Natural Resources53,504
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Source

Release date

January 2020

Region

United States

Survey time period

September 16 to December 2, 2019

Number of respondents

134 respondents

Special properties

Bachelor's degree holder

Supplementary notes

Data is a projection.

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