Schools With The Highest Reported Salaries Upon Graduation

SchoolAverage Salary
1)Carnegie Mellon University
School of Computer Science
2)California Institute of Technology$83,750
3)Stanford University
4)Harvey Mudd College$72,500
5)New York University
College of Nursing
6)University of Pennsylvania
School of Engineering & Applied Science
7)Texas A&M University - College Station
College of Engineering
8)Massachusetts Institute of Technology$68,320
9)Carnegie Mellon University
Carnegie Institute of Technology (College of Engineering)
10)Georgia Institute of Technology
College of Computing
11)Cornell University
College of Engineering
12)University of Pennsylvania
Wharton School
13)University of Virginia
School of Engineering & Applied Science
14)University of Illinois - Urbana-Champaign
College of Engineering
15)Colorado School of Mines$65,831
16)Carnegie Mellon University
Tepper School of Business
17)Georgia Institute of Technology
College of Engineering
18)Princeton University$63,674
19)Stevens Institute of Technology$63,183
20)University of Illinois - Urbana-Champaign
School of Chemical Sciences
21)University of Michigan
Ross School of Business
22)University of Notre Dame
College of Engineering
23)New York University
Leonard N. Stern School of Business
24)Carnegie Mellon University
College of Fine Arts
25)Lehigh University
College of Engineering & Applied Science

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