Top-Paid Majors (Starting Salaries) for the Class of 2014

Engineering majors, especially petroleum engineering, continue to rule when it comes to top salaries for graduates. Engineering majors command eight of the top 10 spots for average starting salaries for graduates with bachelor’s degrees, according to the 2014 Salary Survey by the National Association of Colleges and Employers. Those with a degree in petroleum engineering earned $28,000 more than the next highest average starting salary. Can anyone say energy boom?


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