Best Ivy League Schools By Salary Potential

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Graduating from an Ivy League school can set you up for excellent job opportunities and earnings throughout your life. But, before you choose which one you'll attend, use our list of the best ivy league schools by salary potential to find out which ivy-covered option will carry you the furthest.

Methodology
Annual pay for Bachelors graduates without higher degrees. Typical starting graduates have 2 years of experience; mid-career have 15 years. See full methodology for more.

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Best Ivy League Schools By Salary Potential - Full List
Ivy League Schools Starting Median Salary Mid-Career Median Salary
Dartmouth College $58,200 $129,000
Harvard University $60,000 $126,000
Princeton University $65,000 $124,000
Yale University $56,000 $120,000
University of Pennsylvania $60,400 $118,000
Brown University $52,300 $107,000
Cornell University $58,000 $106,000
Columbia University $57,300 $100,000
Methodology
This chart is based upon PayScale Salary Survey data for Bachelors graduates without higher degrees who are full-time employees in the United States. These results may not represent all attendees of these colleges. Salary is the sum of compensation from base salary, bonuses, profit sharing, commissions, and overtime, if applicable, but does not include equity (stock) compensation. See full methodology for more.