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Salaries by Major at Connecticut College

How much money do Connecticut College graduates make and which majors earn the most upon graduating? Six years after enrolling, alumni who are working have average earnings of $42,200 per year. After ten years, graduates earn $60,700 on average.

In terms of specific areas of study, the following is a ranking of degree programs by the median first-year starting salaries for Connecticut College graduates.

The undergraduate degree which initially pays the highest is Economics with a median starting salary of $50,900 followed by Political Science and Government paying $45,300 and Sociology graduates who have a median starting income of $40,200 .

Looking at post-graduate and doctorate students, those completing the .

Note about salary data: First year earnings data are aggregated by the US Department of Education and analyzes IRS reported income for Connecticut College graduates who received federal financial aid in the form of grants or loans. Not all graduates or fields of study are represented as data for some degree programs are omitted for privacy purposes.

Median first-year earnings for Connecticut College graduates ranked by degree type and major
Major Earnings
Economics (Bachelorís Degree) $50,900
Political Science and Government (Bachelorís Degree) $45,300
Sociology (Bachelorís Degree) $40,200
Area Studies (Bachelorís Degree) $35,600
History (Bachelorís Degree) $32,300
Psychology (Bachelorís Degree) $31,700

Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=128902 IPEDS survey and College Scorecard data for Connecticut College.