Ready to find out which graduate schools in New York produce the highest paid graduates? The PayScale College Salary Report compared a variety of MBA, JD, master's degree and PhD programs and ranked them by alumni salary to reveal which New York graduate schools produce graduates who can afford to live in the Big Apple. This should not only give you insight into which program best matches your desired degree, but what makes the most financial sense for your future.
It's no surprise The Columbia University Business School produces some of the highest earners in New York.
The non-MBA master's degree program with the highest median mid-career salary for alumni is Polytechnic Institute of New York University's master's program. This school, which specializes in science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) subjects (about 85 percent of their degrees given are in STEM. It should also be noted that just over half of grads from the school report finding high meaning in their careers.