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Salaries by Major at University of Wisconsin Eau Claire

How much money do University of Wisconsin Eau Claire graduates make and which majors earn the most upon graduating? Six years after enrolling, alumni who are working have average earnings of $38,400 per year. After ten years, graduates earn $47,900 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-Eau Claire graduates.

The undergraduate degree which initially pays the highest is Computer and Information Sciences with a median starting salary of $64,900 followed by Registered Nursing, Nursing Administration, Nursing Research and Clinical Nursing paying $59,700 and Health and Medical Administrative Services graduates who have a median starting income of $59,100 .

Looking at post-graduate and doctorate students, those completing the Registered Nursing, Nursing Administration, Nursing Research and Clinical Nursing (Doctoral Degree) program rank first with a median initial income of $104,700 followed by Business Administration, Management and Operations (Master's Degree) at $77,700 and Communication Disorders Sciences and Services (Master's Degree) who earn $45,200 .

Note about salary data: First year earnings data are aggregated by the US Department of Education and analyzes IRS reported income for University of Wisconsin Eau Claire 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 Wisconsin Eau Claire graduates ranked by degree type and major
Major Earnings
Registered Nursing, Nursing Administration, Nursing Research and Clinical Nursing (Doctoral Degree) $104,700
Business Administration, Management and Operations (Master's Degree) $77,700
Computer and Information Sciences (Bachelorís Degree) $64,900
Registered Nursing, Nursing Administration, Nursing Research and Clinical Nursing (Bachelorís Degree) $59,700
Health and Medical Administrative Services (Bachelorís Degree) $59,100
Management Information Systems and Services (Bachelorís Degree) $57,700
Accounting and Related Services (Bachelorís Degree) $52,300
Finance and Financial Management Services (Bachelorís Degree) $49,800
Communication Disorders Sciences and Services (Master's Degree) $45,200
Mathematics (Bachelorís Degree) $44,300
Marketing (Bachelorís Degree) $43,800
Business Administration, Management and Operations (Bachelorís Degree) $43,700
Special Education and Teaching (Bachelorís Degree) $39,900
Romance Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics (Bachelorís Degree) $39,000
Chemistry (Bachelorís Degree) $38,700
Economics (Bachelorís Degree) $36,800
Music (Bachelorís Degree) $36,400
Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Levels and Methods (Bachelorís Degree) $35,500
Criminal Justice and Corrections (Bachelorís Degree) $34,700
Communication and Media Studies (Bachelorís Degree) $33,100
Social Work (Bachelorís Degree) $33,000
Biology (Bachelorís Degree) $32,100
Geological and Earth Sciences/Geosciences (Bachelorís Degree) $32,100
Geography and Cartography (Bachelorís Degree) $30,400
Fine and Studio Arts (Bachelorís Degree) $28,600
Sociology (Bachelorís Degree) $28,300
Journalism (Bachelorís Degree) $27,800
Psychology (Bachelorís Degree) $27,800
Health and Physical Education/Fitness (Bachelorís Degree) $27,500
Political Science and Government (Bachelorís Degree) $27,200
English Language and Literature (Bachelorís Degree) $26,000
Liberal Arts and Sciences Studies and Humanities (Bachelorís Degree) $25,300
History (Bachelorís Degree) $24,300
Liberal Arts and Sciences Studies and Humanities (Associate's Degree) $23,500

Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=240268 IPEDS survey and College Scorecard data for University of Wisconsin Eau Claire.