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Rhodes College Salaries

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Salaries by Major at Rhodes College

How much money do Rhodes College graduates make and which majors earn the most upon graduating? Six years after enrolling, alumni who are working have average earnings of $39,700 per year. After ten years, graduates earn $59,400 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 Rhodes College graduates.

The undergraduate degree which initially pays the highest is Business Administration, Management and Operations with a median starting salary of $42,800 followed by Political Science and Government paying $35,600 and English Language and Literature graduates who have a median starting income of $30,800 .

Looking at post-graduate and doctorate students, those completing the Accounting and Related Services (Master's Degree) program rank first with a median initial income of $53,700 .

Note about salary data: First year earnings data are aggregated by the US Department of Education and analyzes IRS reported income for Rhodes College 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 Rhodes College graduates ranked by degree type and major
Major Earnings
Accounting and Related Services (Master's Degree) $53,700
Business Administration, Management and Operations (Bachelorís Degree) $42,800
Political Science and Government (Bachelorís Degree) $35,600
English Language and Literature (Bachelorís Degree) $30,800
Anthropology (Bachelorís Degree) $30,500
International Relations and National Security Studies (Bachelorís Degree) $29,600
Psychology (Bachelorís Degree) $24,000

Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=221351 IPEDS survey and College Scorecard data for Rhodes College.