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National Association of Colleges and Employers (NACE) Salary Survey Results

NACE Spring 2016 Salary Survey: Average salary earnings, by major, for new college grads across the U.S.
Discipline (Bachelor's Degree Level)Average Salary (2016)
Accounting$51,426
Biology$34,158
Business Administration / Management$49,494
Chemical Engineering$65,782
Civil Engineering$57,368
Computer Science$75,191
Economics$53,488
Electrical, Electronics, and Communications Engineering$67,593
English Language & Literature/Letters$38,600
Finance$56,094
Information Science$56,818
Marketing$43,678
Mechanical Engineering$62,239
Psychology$34,801
Sociology$35,459
Teacher Education, Specific Subject Areas$36,526
Visual and Performing Arts$37,077

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