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Salaries by Major at Grambling State University

How much money do Grambling State University graduates make and which majors earn the most upon graduating? Six years after enrolling, alumni who are working have average earnings of $25,700 per year. After ten years, graduates earn $32,400 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 GSU- Grambling graduates.

The undergraduate degree which initially pays the highest is Registered Nursing, Nursing Administration, Nursing Research and Clinical Nursing with a median starting salary of $65,200 followed by Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Subject Areas paying $29,500 and Business Administration, Management and Operations graduates who have a median starting income of $26,600 .

Looking at post-graduate and doctorate students, those completing the Registered Nursing, Nursing Administration, Nursing Research and Clinical Nursing (Master's Degree) program rank first with a median initial income of $85,100 followed by Social Work (Master's Degree) at $36,300 and Criminal Justice and Corrections (Master's Degree) who earn $32,800 .

Note about salary data: First year earnings data are aggregated by the US Department of Education and analyzes IRS reported income for Grambling State University 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 Grambling State University graduates ranked by degree type and major
Major Earnings
Registered Nursing, Nursing Administration, Nursing Research and Clinical Nursing (Master's Degree) $85,100
Registered Nursing, Nursing Administration, Nursing Research and Clinical Nursing (Bachelorís Degree) $65,200
Social Work (Master's Degree) $36,300
Criminal Justice and Corrections (Master's Degree) $32,800
Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Subject Areas (Bachelorís Degree) $29,500
Health and Physical Education/Fitness (Master's Degree) $27,000
Business Administration, Management and Operations (Bachelorís Degree) $26,600
Parks, Recreation and Leisure Studies (Bachelorís Degree) $25,300
Social Work (Bachelorís Degree) $23,200
Psychology (Bachelorís Degree) $21,400
Biology (Bachelorís Degree) $20,100
Communication and Media Studies (Bachelorís Degree) $17,400
Criminal Justice and Corrections (Bachelorís Degree) $17,400

Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=159009 IPEDS survey and College Scorecard data for Grambling State University.