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Salaries by Major at Cleveland State University

How much money do Cleveland State University graduates make and which majors earn the most upon graduating? Six years after enrolling, alumni who are working have average earnings of $36,100 per year. After ten years, graduates earn $44,200 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 Cleveland State graduates.

The undergraduate degree which initially pays the highest is Electrical, Electronics and Communications Engineering with a median starting salary of $64,100 followed by Computer and Information Sciences paying $58,300 and Mechanical Engineering graduates who have a median starting income of $55,700 .

Looking at post-graduate and doctorate students, those completing the Health Professions and Related Clinical Sciences, Other (Master's Degree) program rank first with a median initial income of $84,600 followed by Education (Doctoral Degree) at $67,000 and Rehabilitation and Therapeutic Professions (Doctoral Degree) who earn $64,300 .

Note about salary data: First year earnings data are aggregated by the US Department of Education and analyzes IRS reported income for Cleveland 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 Cleveland State University graduates ranked by degree type and major
Major Earnings
Health Professions and Related Clinical Sciences, Other (Master's Degree) $84,600
Education (Doctoral Degree) $67,000
Rehabilitation and Therapeutic Professions (Doctoral Degree) $64,300
Electrical, Electronics and Communications Engineering (Bachelorís Degree) $64,100
Rehabilitation and Therapeutic Professions (Master's Degree) $63,300
Business Administration, Management and Operations (Master's Degree) $62,900
Education, Other (Graduate/Professional Certificate) $62,200
Accounting and Related Services (Master's Degree) $59,500
Computer and Information Sciences (Bachelorís Degree) $58,300
Mechanical Engineering (Bachelorís Degree) $55,700
Registered Nursing, Nursing Administration, Nursing Research and Clinical Nursing (Bachelorís Degree) $54,400
Management Sciences and Quantitative Methods (Bachelorís Degree) $52,700
Chemical Engineering (Bachelorís Degree) $52,000
Civil Engineering (Bachelorís Degree) $52,000
Law (First Professional Degree) $49,800
Communication Disorders Sciences and Services (Master's Degree) $44,200
Accounting and Related Services (Bachelorís Degree) $44,200
Psychology (Master's Degree) $43,000
Public Administration (Master's Degree) $42,900
Education, Other (Master's Degree) $42,400
Social Work (Master's Degree) $41,900
Business Administration, Management and Operations (Bachelorís Degree) $40,900
Health and Physical Education/Fitness (Master's Degree) $39,600
Student Counseling and Personnel Services (Master's Degree) $39,300
Finance and Financial Management Services (Bachelorís Degree) $38,100
Design and Applied Arts (Bachelorís Degree) $35,000
Educational Administration and Supervision (Bachelorís Degree) $34,900
Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Levels and Methods (Master's Degree) $34,300
Human Resources Management and Services (Bachelorís Degree) $34,200
Marketing (Bachelorís Degree) $32,700
Urban Studies/Affairs (Bachelorís Degree) $32,300
Criminology (Bachelorís Degree) $31,700
Public Relations, Advertising, and Applied Communication (Bachelorís Degree) $30,600
Health Professions and Related Clinical Sciences, Other (Bachelorís Degree) $30,300
Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Levels and Methods (Bachelorís Degree) $30,200
Natural Resources Conservation and Research (Bachelorís Degree) $29,300
Sociology (Bachelorís Degree) $29,200
Social Work (Bachelorís Degree) $28,800
Health/Medical Preparatory Programs (Bachelorís Degree) $27,700
Psychology (Bachelorís Degree) $26,700
Communication and Media Studies (Bachelorís Degree) $25,500
English Language and Literature (Bachelorís Degree) $24,100
Biology (Bachelorís Degree) $23,900
Film/Video and Photographic Arts (Bachelorís Degree) $21,900

Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=202134 IPEDS survey and College Scorecard data for Cleveland State University.