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Updated: 7 Jun 2014
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Country: United States
Salary by Degree
Degree/Major Subject
National Salary Data (?
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Bachelor's Degree
278750 salaries
$35,711 - $109,411  
   
Associate's Degree
48905 salaries
$31,018 - $83,961  
Master of Business Administration (MBA)
38523 salaries
$47,214 - $146,512  
Doctorate (PhD)
14170 salaries
$52,308 - $147,542  
Bachelor of Science (BS / BSc), Computer Science (CS)
10921 salaries
$48,727 - $127,242  
Master of Business Administration (MBA), Business Administration
9989 salaries
$45,293 - $135,698  
Bachelor of Science (BS / BSc), Business Administration
7075 salaries
$37,247 - $109,772  
Bachelor of Science (BS / BSc), Accounting
7043 salaries
$39,654 - $113,846  
Juris Doctor (JD), Master of Jurisprudence, or Master of Law (LLM)
6743 salaries
$48,645 - $173,544  
Bachelor of Arts (BA), Communication
6707 salaries
$33,141 - $97,090  
Bachelor of Science (BS / BSc), Mechanical Engineering (ME)
6535 salaries
$52,515 - $120,298  
Bachelor of Science (BS / BSc), Business Management
6114 salaries
$36,859 - $108,923  
Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA)
5261 salaries
$34,764 - $102,331  
Master of Business Administration (MBA), Finance
4908 salaries
$52,635 - $156,775  
Bachelor of Arts (BA), Psychology
4702 salaries
$32,036 - $96,635  
Bachelor of Science (BS / BSc), Electrical Engineering (EE)
4334 salaries
$57,516 - $136,147  
Bachelor of Arts (BA), Economics
4202 salaries
$39,077 - $122,386  
Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA), Accounting
3830 salaries
$39,119 - $113,235  
Bachelor of Engineering (BEng / BE), Mechanical Engineering (ME)
3756 salaries
$52,030 - $123,322  
Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA), Business Management
3755 salaries
$34,337 - $99,059  
Bachelor of Arts (BA), Political Science (PolySci)
3728 salaries
$34,491 - $108,826  
Bachelor of Science (BS / BSc), Finance
3668 salaries
$39,602 - $112,926  
Bachelor of Arts (BA), Business Administration
3618 salaries
$38,460 - $117,029  
Master of Science (MS), Computer Science (CS)
3427 salaries
$63,385 - $138,801  
Bachelor of Science (BS / BSc), Civil Engineering (CE)
3191 salaries
$47,846 - $110,872  
Master of Business Administration (MBA), Business Management
3026 salaries
$46,043 - $144,785  
Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA), Finance
2900 salaries
$38,222 - $102,212  
Bachelor of Arts (BA), English Language
2896 salaries
$32,059 - $97,072  
Juris Doctor (JD / Law)
2816 salaries
$47,887 - $167,797  
Bachelor of Science (BS / BSc), Biology
2806 salaries
$35,431 - $106,450  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 7 Jun 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 477,944

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