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NACE Salary Survey Summer 2010

NACE salary survey logo: Starting salaries for new college graduates; data reported by employers

 

 Starting Salary Offers:
National Averages

 Accounting $
 Business Administration/Mgmt.  $
 Economics
 $
 Finance $
 Marketing/Marketing Mgmt. $
 Computer Science $
 Information Sciences & Systems
 $
 Chemical Engineering
 $
 Civil Engineering
 $
 Computer Engineering
 $
 Electrical/Electronics Engineering
 $
 Mechanical Engineering
 $
 English $
 History $
 Psychology $
 Sociology $

 

Additional disciplines:

DisciplineAverage salary (change from last survey)
Number of offers reported
Communications majors (includes Advertising, Broadcast Journalism, Communications, Journalism, Public Relations/Organizational Communications ) $ (-)

Education majors (includes Elementary Teacher Education,  Physical Education Teaching/Coaching, Pre-Elementary Teacher Education, Secondary Education, Special Education and Specific Academic/Vocational Teacher Education) $ (+)

Biological Sciences/Life Sciences
$ (+)
 
Hospitality Services Management (incl. Hotel/Motel/Restaurant Management)$ (-)
 

 

All data are for the bachelor's degree level.

Source:  Summer 2010 Salary Survey, National Association of Colleges and Employers (NACE). Reprinted with permission of the National Association of Colleges and Employers, copyright holder. All rights reserved.