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West Texas A & M University Salaries

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Salaries by Major at West Texas A & M University

How much money do West Texas A & M University graduates make and which majors earn the most upon graduating? Six years after enrolling, alumni who are working have average earnings of $37,900 per year. After ten years, graduates earn $44,100 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 West Texas A & M University graduates.

The undergraduate degree which initially pays the highest is Computer Science with a median starting salary of $70,600 followed by Registered Nursing, Nursing Administration, Nursing Research and Clinical Nursing paying $60,800 and Mechanical Engineering graduates who have a median starting income of $57,900 .

Looking at post-graduate and doctorate students, those completing the .

Note about salary data: First year earnings data are aggregated by the US Department of Education and analyzes IRS reported income for West Texas A & M 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 West Texas A & M University graduates ranked by degree type and major
Major Earnings
Computer Science (Bachelorís Degree) $70,600
Registered Nursing, Nursing Administration, Nursing Research and Clinical Nursing (Bachelorís Degree) $60,800
Mechanical Engineering (Bachelorís Degree) $57,900
Accounting and Related Services (Bachelorís Degree) $44,300
Management Information Systems and Services (Bachelorís Degree) $43,700
Agricultural Business and Management (Bachelorís Degree) $42,500
Music (Bachelorís Degree) $39,600
Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies, Other (Bachelorís Degree) $38,200
Business/Commerce (Bachelorís Degree) $35,100
Business Administration, Management and Operations (Bachelorís Degree) $34,900
Liberal Arts and Sciences Studies and Humanities (Bachelorís Degree) $34,500
Marketing (Bachelorís Degree) $34,200
Public Relations, Advertising, and Applied Communication (Bachelorís Degree) $32,800
Health and Physical Education/Fitness (Bachelorís Degree) $31,700
Animal Sciences (Bachelorís Degree) $31,500
English Language and Literature (Bachelorís Degree) $30,200
Biology (Bachelorís Degree) $29,700
Criminal Justice and Corrections (Bachelorís Degree) $29,000
Social Work (Bachelorís Degree) $28,600
Psychology (Bachelorís Degree) $28,200
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences (Bachelorís Degree) $26,300
Agricultural and Domestic Animal Services (Bachelorís Degree) $24,000
Radio, Television, and Digital Communication (Bachelorís Degree) $23,900

Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=229814 IPEDS survey and College Scorecard data for West Texas A & M University.