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Front End Developer / Engineer
Median Salary: $20,868
"A front end developer/engineer is in charge of managing complex details about projects that require analyzing design requirements, as well as recommending technical solutions to make projects scalable, maintainable, and efficient."
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Median Salary: $21,614
"Mechanical engineers participate in the planning and manufacturing of new products by performing engineering duties and developing, designing and testing mechanical devices."
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Median Salary: $21,642
"The work of network engineers revolves around their employers' computer network designs and implementations, and they are salaried instead of paid on an hourly basis."
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Sr. Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer
Median Salary: $31,649
"Senior software engineers/developers/programmers are in charge of a team of computer professionals who develop the different software programs sold by software companies or used by various businesses."
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Bachelor of Arts (BA)
$9,285 - $36,037
Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA)
$8,563 - $49,460
Bachelor of Science, Mechanical Engineering (BSME)
$10,722 - $52,409
Master of Arts (MA)
$13,067 - $64,564
Master of Business Administration (MBA)
$11,275 - $100,671
Master of Computer Science (MCS)
$14,977 - $50,496
Master of Science (MS)
$13,143 - $55,227
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