Salary Statistics

January 2004 - Cap & Gown Follow-up Salary Survey 

Salary information is shown for - the Maximum, Median Average, and Minimum. The median is the middle of a distribution: half the scores are above the median and half are below the median. The median is less sensitive to extreme scores. This information is used by students and employers negotiating salary.

  Employed # that reported Salary Maximum Median Average Minimum
Total 68% 635 100000 40750 41016 15000
Arts 57% 159 100000 31625 33413 18500
Communications 65% 43 50000 30000 31765 18000
Economics 73% 12 70000 37000 40291 23500
Education 60% 3 40000 38000 38185 36556
English 54% 20 51000 30750 30970 20000
History 43% 6 33000 27800 27266 20000
Honors 45% 3 35000 32500 32500 30000
Human Services 64% 6 34000 31000 29583 21500
Liberal Arts 71% 11 100000 28000 40430 20000
Philosophy 56% 4 40750 33000 32938 25000
Political Science 58% 32 56000 32750 33942 20000
Psychology 58% 14 55000 31849 29700 21000
Sociology 38% 6 60000 33750 36250 25000
Spanish 38% 2 40000 32500 32500 25000
Science 44% 52 72000 38500 39159 23000
Astrology 17% 1 32900 32900 32900 32900
Biology 29% 12 48000 31000 32083 23000
BSC 47% 5 40000 38000 35608 27040
Chemistry 38% 3 40000 32500 32500 26400
CSC 71% 18 72000 44000 43720 30000
Mathematics 60% 13 70000 41000 42786 30000
Physics 50% 1 42000 42000 42000 42000
School Of Business 85% 281 100000 42000 42836 15000
Accounting 93% 108 55000 42003 43721 29000
BA - Finance 81% 85 100000 45000 43724 18000
BA - MIS 84% 16 55000 43500 41031 24000
BA - Marketing 83% 54 55000 36500 36907 15000
BA - Mgmt 67% 11 50000 38000 37091 25000
Economics 80% 4 50000 38250 39125 30000
Engineering 72% 88 70000 48000 46836 16000
CE 72% 20 70000 44500 43469 30000
ChE 80% 9 56000 55000 49575 27173
CpE 73% 19 59000 52000 50184 16000
EE 70% 14 70000 50700 47424 30000
ME 71% 26 56125 46750 43531 24000
Nursing 93% 57 67000 51000 51848 32000