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Salaries by Major at Denison University

How much money do Denison University graduates make and which majors earn the most upon graduating? Six years after enrolling, alumni who are working have average earnings of $38,600 per year. After ten years, graduates earn $56,100 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 Denison graduates.

The undergraduate degree which initially pays the highest is Economics with a median starting salary of $47,700 followed by Communication and Media Studies paying $36,900 and Political Science and Government graduates who have a median starting income of $35,200 .

Note about salary data: First year earnings data are aggregated by the US Department of Education and analyzes IRS reported income for Denison 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 Denison University graduates ranked by degree type and major
Major Earnings
Economics (Bachelorís Degree) $47,700
Communication and Media Studies (Bachelorís Degree) $36,900
Political Science and Government (Bachelorís Degree) $35,200
Romance Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics (Bachelorís Degree) $31,500
Biology (Bachelorís Degree) $28,600
Psychology (Bachelorís Degree) $24,800
Sociology and Anthropology (Bachelorís Degree) $24,500
Ethnic, Cultural Minority, Gender, and Group Studies (Bachelorís Degree) $24,300
Education (Bachelorís Degree) $21,400
Natural Resources Conservation and Research (Bachelorís Degree) $20,200
Rhetoric and Composition/Writing Studies (Bachelorís Degree) $18,700

Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=202523 IPEDS survey and College Scorecard data for Denison University.