H
#25 Best Public Universities in Texas

University of Houston-Downtown Salaries

Houston, Texas

 1 Reviews

Salaries by Major at University of Houston Downtown

How much money do University of Houston Downtown graduates make and which majors earn the most upon graduating? Six years after enrolling, alumni who are working have average earnings of $40,600 per year. After ten years, graduates earn $47,400 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 University of Houston-Downtown graduates.

The undergraduate degree which initially pays the highest is Computer and Information Sciences with a median starting salary of $52,500 followed by Quality Control and Safety Technologies/Technicians paying $52,300 and Management Information Systems and Services graduates who have a median starting income of $48,500 .

Looking at post-graduate and doctorate students, those completing the Criminal Justice and Corrections (Master's Degree) program rank first with a median initial income of $65,800 followed by Business Administration, Management and Operations (Master's Degree) at $59,800 .

Note about salary data: First year earnings data are aggregated by the US Department of Education and analyzes IRS reported income for University of Houston Downtown 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 University of Houston Downtown graduates ranked by degree type and major
Major Earnings
Criminal Justice and Corrections (Master's Degree) $65,800
Business Administration, Management and Operations (Master's Degree) $59,800
Computer and Information Sciences (Bachelorís Degree) $52,500
Quality Control and Safety Technologies/Technicians (Bachelorís Degree) $52,300
Management Information Systems and Services (Bachelorís Degree) $48,500
Business Administration, Management and Operations (Bachelorís Degree) $46,200
Finance and Financial Management Services (Bachelorís Degree) $45,200
Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies, Other (Bachelorís Degree) $43,800
Chemistry (Bachelorís Degree) $42,800
Accounting and Related Services (Bachelorís Degree) $42,400
Business/Commerce (Bachelorís Degree) $42,000
Marketing (Bachelorís Degree) $37,500
Criminal Justice and Corrections (Bachelorís Degree) $35,800
History (Bachelorís Degree) $35,200
Psychology (Bachelorís Degree) $35,000
Social Sciences (Bachelorís Degree) $35,000
International Business (Bachelorís Degree) $34,500
Biological and Physical Sciences (Bachelorís Degree) $32,000
Communication and Media Studies (Bachelorís Degree) $30,000
Biology (Bachelorís Degree) $28,700
Political Science and Government (Bachelorís Degree) $28,700
English Language and Literature (Bachelorís Degree) $27,500
Sociology (Bachelorís Degree) $25,400

Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=225432 IPEDS survey and College Scorecard data for University of Houston Downtown.