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University of Illinois at Springfield Salaries

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Salaries by Major at University of Illinois at Springfield

How much money do University of Illinois at Springfield graduates make and which majors earn the most upon graduating? Six years after enrolling, alumni who are working have average earnings of $36,600 per year. After ten years, graduates earn $47,500 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 University of Illinois at Springfield graduates.

The undergraduate degree which initially pays the highest is Computer Science with a median starting salary of $56,700 followed by Accounting and Related Services paying $46,100 and Business Administration, Management and Operations graduates who have a median starting income of $39,500 .

Looking at post-graduate and doctorate students, those completing the Computer Science (Master's Degree) program rank first with a median initial income of $77,600 followed by Computer Systems Analysis (Master's Degree) at $73,200 and Business Administration, Management and Operations (Master's Degree) who earn $61,300 .

Note about salary data: First year earnings data are aggregated by the US Department of Education and analyzes IRS reported income for University of Illinois at Springfield 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 University of Illinois at Springfield graduates ranked by degree type and major
Major Earnings
Computer Science (Master's Degree) $77,600
Computer Systems Analysis (Master's Degree) $73,200
Business Administration, Management and Operations (Master's Degree) $61,300
Computer Science (Bachelorís Degree) $56,700
Accounting and Related Services (Master's Degree) $54,300
Educational Administration and Supervision (Master's Degree) $48,800
Public Health (Master's Degree) $48,300
Accounting and Related Services (Bachelorís Degree) $46,100
Public Administration (Master's Degree) $45,900
Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies, Other (Post-baccalaureate Certificate) $45,500
Human Services (Master's Degree) $43,600
Business Administration, Management and Operations (Bachelorís Degree) $39,500
Clinical, Counseling and Applied Psychology (Master's Degree) $36,600
Liberal Arts and Sciences Studies and Humanities (Bachelorís Degree) $36,200
Criminal Justice and Corrections (Bachelorís Degree) $33,100
Communication and Media Studies (Bachelorís Degree) $29,500
Social Work (Bachelorís Degree) $28,900
Psychology (Bachelorís Degree) $26,500

Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=148654 IPEDS survey and College Scorecard data for University of Illinois at Springfield.