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Salaries by Major at University of Washington Seattle Campus

How much money do University of Washington Seattle Campus graduates make and which majors earn the most upon graduating? Six years after enrolling, alumni who are working have average earnings of $48,700 per year. After ten years, graduates earn $65,800 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 UW-Seattle graduates.

The undergraduate degree which initially pays the highest is Allied Health Diagnostic, Intervention, and Treatment Professions with a median starting salary of $114,900 followed by Computer Engineering paying $112,300 and Computer Science graduates who have a median starting income of $92,000 .

Looking at post-graduate and doctorate students, those completing the Advanced/Graduate Dentistry and Oral Sciences (Master's Degree) program rank first with a median initial income of $197,000 followed by Business Administration, Management and Operations (Master's Degree) at $120,800 and Computer and Information Sciences (Master's Degree) who earn $119,900 .

Note about salary data: First year earnings data are aggregated by the US Department of Education and analyzes IRS reported income for University of Washington Seattle Campus 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 Washington Seattle Campus graduates ranked by degree type and major
Major Earnings
Advanced/Graduate Dentistry and Oral Sciences (Master's Degree) $197,000
Business Administration, Management and Operations (Master's Degree) $120,800
Computer and Information Sciences (Master's Degree) $119,900
Allied Health Diagnostic, Intervention, and Treatment Professions (Bachelorís Degree) $114,900
Computer Engineering (Bachelorís Degree) $112,300
Allied Health Diagnostic, Intervention, and Treatment Professions (Master's Degree) $111,500
Dentistry (First Professional Degree) $110,200
Pharmacy, Pharmaceutical Sciences, and Administration (First Professional Degree) $103,100
Aerospace, Aeronautical and Astronautical Engineering (Master's Degree) $101,600
Registered Nursing, Nursing Administration, Nursing Research and Clinical Nursing (Doctoral Degree) $101,600
Electrical, Electronics and Communications Engineering (Master's Degree) $99,500
Registered Nursing, Nursing Administration, Nursing Research and Clinical Nursing (Master's Degree) $93,500
Computer Science (Bachelorís Degree) $92,000
Information Science/Studies (Master's Degree) $90,600
Computer/Information Technology Administration and Management (Master's Degree) $90,300
Educational Administration and Supervision (Doctoral Degree) $89,400
Education (Doctoral Degree) $86,500
Applied Mathematics (Master's Degree) $81,600
Pharmacy, Pharmaceutical Sciences, and Administration (Master's Degree) $76,800
Health and Medical Administrative Services (Master's Degree) $76,000
Mechanical Engineering (Master's Degree) $75,300
Ecology, Evolution, Systematics, and Population Biology (Master's Degree) $75,000
Rehabilitation and Therapeutic Professions (Doctoral Degree) $72,300
Legal Research and Advanced Professional Studies (Master's Degree) $71,300
Registered Nursing, Nursing Administration, Nursing Research and Clinical Nursing (Bachelorís Degree) $71,100
Curriculum and Instruction (Doctoral Degree) $69,300
Architectural Sciences and Technology (Bachelorís Degree) $69,100
Rhetoric and Composition/Writing Studies (Master's Degree) $68,600
Computer and Information Sciences (Bachelorís Degree) $68,300
Electrical, Electronics and Communications Engineering (Bachelorís Degree) $68,200
Civil Engineering (Master's Degree) $67,800
Materials Engineering (Bachelorís Degree) $66,800
Communication Disorders Sciences and Services (Doctoral Degree) $66,500
Radio, Television, and Digital Communication (Master's Degree) $65,200
Accounting and Related Services (Master's Degree) $63,200
Law (First Professional Degree) $63,000
Clinical/Medical Laboratory Science/Research and Allied Professions (Bachelorís Degree) $62,500
Management Information Systems and Services (Bachelorís Degree) $62,500
Communication Disorders Sciences and Services (Master's Degree) $61,900
Civil Engineering (Bachelorís Degree) $61,900
Public Health (Master's Degree) $61,400
Rehabilitation and Therapeutic Professions (Master's Degree) $61,100
Geography and Cartography (Master's Degree) $61,100
Educational Administration and Supervision (Master's Degree) $61,000
Mechanical Engineering (Bachelorís Degree) $60,800
Finance and Financial Management Services (Bachelorís Degree) $60,800
Aerospace, Aeronautical and Astronautical Engineering (Bachelorís Degree) $60,300
Education (Master's Degree) $59,200
Entrepreneurial and Small Business Operations (Bachelorís Degree) $59,200
Geological and Earth Sciences/Geosciences (Master's Degree) $59,000
Public Health (Doctoral Degree) $58,600
Industrial Engineering (Bachelorís Degree) $58,500
Special Education and Teaching (Master's Degree) $58,100
Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Subject Areas (Master's Degree) $57,500
Applied Mathematics (Bachelorís Degree) $57,200
Chemical Engineering (Bachelorís Degree) $56,800
Medicine (First Professional Degree) $56,100
City/Urban, Community and Regional Planning (Master's Degree) $55,900
Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Levels and Methods (Master's Degree) $55,600
Human Resources Management and Services (Bachelorís Degree) $54,900
Architecture (Master's Degree) $54,600
Design and Applied Arts (Bachelorís Degree) $54,100
Accounting and Related Services (Bachelorís Degree) $53,900
Management Sciences and Quantitative Methods (Bachelorís Degree) $53,800
Public Administration (Master's Degree) $52,200
Social Sciences (Bachelorís Degree) $51,900
Chemistry (Doctoral Degree) $51,400
Forestry (Master's Degree) $48,600
Architecture (Bachelorís Degree) $47,400
Social Work (Master's Degree) $47,300
Mathematics (Bachelorís Degree) $44,800
Business Administration, Management and Operations (Bachelorís Degree) $44,600
Curriculum and Instruction (Master's Degree) $44,300
Marketing (Bachelorís Degree) $44,200
Economics (Bachelorís Degree) $44,000
Health and Medical Administrative Services (Bachelorís Degree) $43,700
Physics (Bachelorís Degree) $43,100
Library Science and Administration (Master's Degree) $41,500
Public Policy Analysis (Master's Degree) $40,100
Non-Professional General Legal Studies (Undergraduate) (Bachelorís Degree) $37,600
Communication and Media Studies (Bachelorís Degree) $37,500
Area Studies (Master's Degree) $36,500
Public Health (Bachelorís Degree) $36,200
Political Science and Government (Bachelorís Degree) $35,800
Social Work (Bachelorís Degree) $34,900
Chemistry (Bachelorís Degree) $34,800
Urban Studies/Affairs (Bachelorís Degree) $34,400
Sociology (Bachelorís Degree) $33,900
Social Sciences, Other (Bachelorís Degree) $33,400
Neurobiology and Neurosciences (Bachelorís Degree) $33,300
Geological and Earth Sciences/Geosciences (Bachelorís Degree) $33,200
Education, Other (Bachelorís Degree) $33,000
Psychology (Bachelorís Degree) $32,800
Geography and Cartography (Bachelorís Degree) $32,800
Romance Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics (Bachelorís Degree) $32,500
Area Studies (Bachelorís Degree) $32,300
Journalism (Bachelorís Degree) $32,100
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences (Bachelorís Degree) $32,000
Cell/Cellular Biology and Anatomical Sciences (Bachelorís Degree) $31,700
Biochemistry, Biophysics and Molecular Biology (Bachelorís Degree) $31,200
English Language and Literature (Bachelorís Degree) $31,000
Museology/Museum Studies (Master's Degree) $31,000
Philosophy (Bachelorís Degree) $31,000
Microbiological Sciences and Immunology (Bachelorís Degree) $30,500
Natural Resources Conservation and Research (Bachelorís Degree) $30,300
Biology (Bachelorís Degree) $30,000
Criminal Justice and Corrections (Bachelorís Degree) $29,700
City/Urban, Community and Regional Planning (Bachelorís Degree) $29,700
Clinical, Counseling and Applied Psychology (Bachelorís Degree) $29,600
Computer Software and Media Applications (Bachelorís Degree) $29,500
Ethnic, Cultural Minority, Gender, and Group Studies (Bachelorís Degree) $29,400
Physiology, Pathology and Related Sciences (Bachelorís Degree) $29,000
Anthropology (Bachelorís Degree) $29,000
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies (Bachelorís Degree) $28,600
International/Global Studies (Bachelorís Degree) $28,500
History (Bachelorís Degree) $28,000
Liberal Arts and Sciences Studies and Humanities (Bachelorís Degree) $27,200
Fine and Studio Arts (Bachelorís Degree) $26,600
Rhetoric and Composition/Writing Studies (Bachelorís Degree) $25,500
Communication Disorders Sciences and Services (Bachelorís Degree) $24,800
Linguistic, Comparative, and Related Language Studies and Services (Bachelorís Degree) $24,200
East Asian Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics (Bachelorís Degree) $23,700

Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=236948 IPEDS survey and College Scorecard data for University of Washington Seattle Campus.