Salary Statistics

January 2005 - 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 72% 679 99000 43500 42511 15000
Arts 59.4% 170 99000 31700 33336 15000
AAH            
Classics 50%          
Communications 81.8% 55 99000 30000 33442 15000
Criminal Justice 33.3% 1 32000 32000 32000 32000
Economics 85% 41 52000 36000 37750 28000
Education 81.2% 6 44000 34850 33900 24000
English 50.9% 16 55000 30000 32900 26500
French            
Geography 25%          
German 50% 1 32000 32000 32000 32000
History 59% 8 40000 32000 32357 20000
Honors 50%          
Human Services 73.6% 7 45000 30000 31000 20000
Humanities 40% 2 45000 42500 42500 40000
Liberal Arts 72.2% 6 50000 42250 38917 19000
Philosophy 13.3% 2 45000 32500 32500 20000
Political Science 52.1% 25 52000 30000 32085 25000
Psychology 39.4% 23 44420 32500 33282 19200
Sociology 65.7% 13 40000 30000 29538 20000
Spanish 40% 1 28000 28000 28000 28000
Theology 40%          
Science 40.3% 40 82000 42750 42349 15000
Ast 75%          
Biology 20% 8 62000 30500 32875 24000
BSC 42.8% 4 37000 32250 29125 15000
Chemistry 40% 5 70000 49200 51440 40000
CSC 72.7% 12 82000 50000 49750 20000
Information Sci 33.3% 1 45000 45000 45000 45000
Mathematics 65.2% 10 55000 40250 41525 32000
School Of Business 91.4% 309 80000 45000 44222 20000
Accounting 95.4% 108 67988 45000 46286 25000
BA - Finance 91.7% 111 55000 45000 44569 28000
BA - MIS 100% 11 55000 50000 46091 30000
BA - Marketing 85.8% 55 55000 35000 38618 20000
BA - Mgmt 89.4% 14 80000 41750 440679 30000
Economics 85% 11 55000 50000 46091 32000
Engineering 76.2% 104 63000 48000 46605 15000
CE 71.4% 17 54000 42750 39206 15000
ChE 88.25 14 58000 52000 50257 40000
CpE 88% 20 57000 50500 48050 39000
EE 75% 12 63000 50250 49446 39000
ME 71.4% 41 60000 48000 46890 32000
Nursing 97.6% 56 70000 53000 52883 28116