Average Salary by Degree/Major Subject for Industry: College or University

Industry: College or University
Salary by Degree
Degree/Major Subject
National Salary Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
)
$0$80K$160K$240K
Bachelor's Degree
973 salaries
$30,063 - $78,434  
   
Doctorate (PhD)
307 salaries
$44,202 - $107,465  
Master of Business Administration (MBA)
141 salaries
$36,362 - $103,697  
Associate's Degree
126 salaries
$26,945 - $68,423  
Master of Business Administration (MBA), Business Administration
53 salaries
$35,886 - $125,260  
Bachelor of Arts (BA), Communication
49 salaries
$29,500 - $72,968  
Bachelor of Science (BS / BSc), Computer Science (CS)
34 salaries
$33,971 - $92,826  
Bachelor of Science (BS / BSc), Accounting
26 salaries
$26,597 - $88,852  
Bachelor of Arts (BA), Psychology
24 salaries
$35,972 - $92,432  
Bachelor of Science (BS / BSc), Business Administration
24 salaries
$28,917 - $80,500  
Master of Education (MEd), Higher Education Administration
22 salaries
$30,269 - $68,510  
Juris Doctor (JD), Master of Jurisprudence, or Master of Law (LLM)
22 salaries
$44,698 - $181,062  
Bachelor of Science (BS / BSc), Psychology
20 salaries
$19,561 - $61,277  
Bachelor of Arts (BA), Political Science (PolySci)
19 salaries
$31,444 - $80,000  
Bachelor of Science (BS / BSc), Business Management
19 salaries
$31,444 - $79,200  
Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA)
17 salaries
$29,590 - $84,138  
Bachelor of Arts (BA), English Literature
17 salaries
$29,087 - $70,957  
Bachelor of Science (BS / BSc), Biology
17 salaries
$27,864 - $58,838  
Bachelor of Arts (BA), Sociology
16 salaries
$33,221 - $66,977  
Master of Library and Information Science (MLIS), Library & Information Science
16 salaries
$32,742 - $61,277  
Master of Arts (MA), Higher Education Administration
16 salaries
$30,201 - $77,865  
Bachelor of Arts (BA), English Language & Literature
15 salaries
$28,521 - $89,647  
Bachelor of Arts (BA), History
15 salaries
$27,691 - $55,643  
Bachelor of Arts (BA), Business Administration
14 salaries
$31,948 - $112,000  
Bachelor of Arts (BA), English Language
14 salaries
$29,902 - $81,000  
Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA), Accounting
14 salaries
$33,478 - $105,500  
Doctor of Medicine (MD)
13 salaries
$30,913 - $232,699  
Master of Science (MS), Computer Science (CS)
13 salaries
$36,065 - $106,654  
Master of Education (MEd)
13 salaries
$30,791 - $68,291  
Master of Business Administration (MBA), Finance
12 salaries
$11,030 - $113,531  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 2,198

Find Out Exactly What You Should Be Paid

United States (change)


Comp Managers: Start Here »
United States (change)

Subscribe to Our Newsletter

Salary and career advice to put you a step ahead.
newsletter icon

ADVERTISEMENT

Get Career Tips & Advice

Want to Get More Specific? Get a Salary Report Customized for YOU

Tell us about your current job and your skillset, and we’ll let you know how much employers are paying in your area.

PayScale Research
Center