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Brandeis University Salaries

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Salaries by Major at Brandeis University

How much money do Brandeis University graduates make and which majors earn the most upon graduating? Six years after enrolling, alumni who are working have average earnings of $43,600 per year. After ten years, graduates earn $66,700 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 Brandeis University graduates.

The undergraduate degree which initially pays the highest is Computer Science with a median starting salary of $70,400 followed by Economics paying $59,100 and Business/Commerce graduates who have a median starting income of $47,900 .

Looking at post-graduate and doctorate students, those completing the Business Administration, Management and Operations (Master's Degree) program rank first with a median initial income of $66,400 followed by Public Policy Analysis (Master's Degree) at $52,700 and Economics (Master's Degree) who earn $49,700 .

Note about salary data: First year earnings data are aggregated by the US Department of Education and analyzes IRS reported income for Brandeis 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 Brandeis University graduates ranked by degree type and major
Major Earnings
Computer Science (Bachelorís Degree) $70,400
Business Administration, Management and Operations (Master's Degree) $66,400
Economics (Bachelorís Degree) $59,100
Public Policy Analysis (Master's Degree) $52,700
Economics (Master's Degree) $49,700
Business/Commerce (Bachelorís Degree) $47,900
International/Global Studies (Bachelorís Degree) $41,600
Political Science and Government (Bachelorís Degree) $39,700
History (Bachelorís Degree) $37,700
Area Studies (Bachelorís Degree) $37,300
Sociology (Bachelorís Degree) $37,000
Public Policy Analysis (Bachelorís Degree) $35,900
Psychology (Bachelorís Degree) $35,400
Biology (Bachelorís Degree) $34,900
Anthropology (Bachelorís Degree) $33,600
English Language and Literature (Bachelorís Degree) $33,400
Neurobiology and Neurosciences (Bachelorís Degree) $33,300

Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=165015 IPEDS survey and College Scorecard data for Brandeis University.