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Updated: 19 Apr 2014
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Country: United States
Salary by Degree
Degree/Major Subject
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Bachelor's Degree
289738 salaries
$35,652 - $109,443  
   
Associate's Degree
50616 salaries
$30,894 - $83,868  
Master of Business Administration (MBA)
39964 salaries
$46,964 - $146,215  
Doctorate (PhD)
14660 salaries
$52,059 - $147,473  
Bachelor of Science (BS / BSc), Computer Science (CS)
11106 salaries
$48,761 - $127,447  
Master of Business Administration (MBA), Business Administration
10163 salaries
$45,130 - $135,730  
Bachelor of Science (BS / BSc), Accounting
7398 salaries
$39,816 - $113,731  
Bachelor of Science (BS / BSc), Business Administration
7256 salaries
$37,214 - $110,724  
Bachelor of Arts (BA), Communication
6987 salaries
$33,086 - $97,212  
Juris Doctor (JD), Master of Jurisprudence, or Master of Law (LLM)
6981 salaries
$48,618 - $173,714  
Bachelor of Science (BS / BSc), Mechanical Engineering (ME)
6897 salaries
$52,582 - $120,594  
Bachelor of Science (BS / BSc), Business Management
6351 salaries
$36,762 - $108,656  
Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA)
5419 salaries
$34,630 - $102,170  
Master of Business Administration (MBA), Finance
5112 salaries
$52,075 - $156,500  
Bachelor of Arts (BA), Psychology
4919 salaries
$31,920 - $96,876  
Bachelor of Science (BS / BSc), Electrical Engineering (EE)
4473 salaries
$57,556 - $136,467  
Bachelor of Arts (BA), Economics
4401 salaries
$39,023 - $122,321  
Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA), Accounting
3996 salaries
$39,115 - $113,174  
Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA), Business Management
3923 salaries
$34,290 - $99,317  
Bachelor of Arts (BA), Political Science (PolySci)
3902 salaries
$34,468 - $110,222  
Bachelor of Engineering (BEng / BE), Mechanical Engineering (ME)
3874 salaries
$51,950 - $123,140  
Bachelor of Science (BS / BSc), Finance
3834 salaries
$39,556 - $113,158  
Bachelor of Arts (BA), Business Administration
3712 salaries
$38,394 - $116,748  
Master of Science (MS), Computer Science (CS)
3525 salaries
$63,342 - $138,633  
Bachelor of Science (BS / BSc), Civil Engineering (CE)
3361 salaries
$47,667 - $111,355  
Master of Business Administration (MBA), Business Management
3136 salaries
$45,933 - $144,213  
Bachelor of Arts (BA), English Language
3127 salaries
$32,059 - $97,177  
Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA), Finance
3048 salaries
$37,978 - $102,094  
Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN)
2944 salaries
$48,410 - $98,600  
Bachelor of Science (BS / BSc), Biology
2925 salaries
$35,440 - $107,393  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Apr 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 496,073

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