Salary Potential from Selected Colleges (2017-2018)

Based on all graduates, including those with advanced degrees

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College Early Career
Median Salary ($$)¹
Mid-Career
Median Salary ($$)²
Stanford 77,200 154,700
Harvey Mudd 82,400 153,400
Cal Tech 82,000 152,400
MIT 84,300 152,400
Princeton 71,000 151,900
USMA 79,000 151,000
Dartmouth 68,300 150,800
USNA 80,600 148,400
Harvard 71,200 147,500
Duke 67,900 143,900
Yale 70,300 143,300
Univ. of Penn 75,000 143,200
Williams 63,300 143,200
Georgetown 63,100 140,300
Univ. of Cal. Berkeley  66,600 136,900
Washington & Lee 61,300 136,700
Colgate 61,900 136,100
Lehigh 66,500 135,900
Brown 64,600 135,400
Worcester Poly 70,500 134,700
Notre Dame 64,800 133,800
Rensselaer 68,800 133,400
Georgia Tech 69,100 131,600
Rice 67,100 131,300
Swarthmore 61,300 130,900
Haverford 57,700 130,300
Lafayette 62,700 130,300
Tufts 62,200 130,300
Columbia 67,500 130,100
Pomona 60,600 130,100
Claremont McKenna 65,800 130,000
Amherst 62,400 129,900
Bucknell 63,400 129,700
Cornell 67,700 129,600
Wesleyan 57,800 129,400
Union 60,100 128,900
Holy Cross 57,700 127,300
Bates 57,500 125,900
Carnegie Mellon 68,200 125,000
Bowdoin 57,900 124,500
Univ. of Chicago 59,700 123,800
Univ. of Virginia 61,200 123,500
USC 60,700 122,800
Davidson 56,300 122,100
Wake Forest 58,100 121,800
Johns Hopkins 65,800 121,100
Middlebury 57,800 121,100
Vanderbilt 62,600 120,600
UCLA 59,400 119,900
NYU 59,800 119,600
Northwestern 61,400 119,300
Franklin & Marshall 55,800 119,100
Boston College 60,500 118,900
Washington U. St. L. 62,500 118,800
Brandeis 57,300 118,000
Boston University 51,400 117,900
Carleton 55,700 117,900
Denison 52,400 117,800
Emory 58,700 117,800
Univ. of Rochester 59,700 116,200
Case Western Res. 64,100 116,100
William & Mary 55,900 116,100
Hobart & Wm.Smith  53,000 115,700
Tulane 54,600 114,800
Trinity 57,100 114,700
Kenyon 53,600 114,000
Hamilton 60,400 113,800
Gettysburg 53,700 113,000
Barnard College 55,000 110,600
Oberlin 50,800 110,000
Wentworth Institute 59,000 109,900
Colby 57,100 108,900
St. Lawrence 53,400 108,500
Vassar 54,500 107,700
Connecticut College 54,800 107,600
Bryn Mawr 52,900 107,200
St. Anselm 53,900 106,200
Wellesley 55,500 105,600
Northeastern 59,200 105,300
St. Michaels 51,100 104,400
Stonehill 52,600 103,900
Clark 49,600 103,400
Smith 50,200 102,600
Skidmore 51,900 102,200
UNH 51,500 102,200
Grinnell 50,900 101,600
RIT 59,000 101,600
Colorado College 50,800 99,700
Wheaton 50,400 98,800
Mount Holyoke 54,300 94,500
Bard  49,400 90,100
Franklin Pierce 46,600 82,400
Rivier 47,900 81,600
SNHU 46,000 80,500
Keene State 46,000 80,300
Plymouth State 44,000 78,100
NHTI 43,200 69,900

¹ Median Salary with 0-5 years experience
² Median Salary with 10+ years experience

Source: www.payscale.com/college-salary-report/all bachelors 2017-2018.