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Popular Jobs of Mississippi State University Grads

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Even though it started as an agricultural school, it looks like a lot of Mississippi State's Bully Bulldogs end up in engineering or architecture and earn great salaries. Take a look at PayScale's list of the most popular jobs held by Mississippi State grads, along with average US salaries for each job.

Methodology
Jobs ranked by popularity among graduates. Annual pay for Bachelors graduates without higher degrees from all colleges. See full methodology for more.

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Popular Jobs of Mississippi State University Grads - Full List
Popular Jobs for Mississippi State University Grads Median National Pay
Mechanical Engineer $74,400
Civil Engineer $79,000
Software Developer $76,900
Project Manager, Construction $90,200
Project Engineer $82,700
Accountant $46,800
Senior Software Engineer $98,600
Architectural Intern $42,400
High School Teacher $49,400
Programmer Analyst $75,400
Aerospace Engineer $96,800
Electrical Engineer $79,300
Interior Designer $46,700
Manufacturing Engineer $73,400
Architect (but not Landscape or Naval) $68,700
Design Architect $70,800
Graphic Artist / Designer $43,400
Industrial Engineer $72,400
Landscape Architect $62,000
Retail Store Manager $52,500
Methodology
All data is limited to those with a Bachelor's degree and no higher degrees who work full-time in the United States. Jobs are listed in order of relative popularity amongst graduates from the given school. Median salary for each job title is for individuals who graduated from any college and who have a typical amount of experience for that job. Salary is the sum of compensation from base salary, bonuses, profit sharing, commissions, and overtime, if applicable. Salary does not include equity (stock) compensation. This chart is based upon PayScale Salary Survey data, and may not represent all individuals who have graduated from this school, or who have these job titles. See full methodology for more.