Clark School Home UMD
wie homepage

News Story

New Study Shows University of Maryland Grads Among Highest Paid in U.S.

Bookmark and Share


New Study Shows University of Maryland Grads Among Highest Paid in U.S.

University of Maryland, College Park graduates earn the second-highest starting salaries among students from all 50 U.S. state flagship schools, according to a recent study.

Only the University of California-Berkeley registered a higher median starting salary for graduates than the University of Maryland.

The study was conducted by research firm PayScale.com and made available through CollegeMeasure.

The survey was based on starting salary data for bachelor's degree graduates across all majors and disciplines. The median starting salary for UMD graduates across all majors was cited as $50,600, according to the survey. Engineering graduates from UMD can expect to receive higher starting salaries than other majors, with a median figure of $62,500, according to data collected by the Clark School of Engineering Co-Op and Career Services Office.

For more information about the study, visit: http://ter.ps/280

March 17, 2013


Prev   Next

Current Headlines

Li Named to Forbes' "30 Under 30" List

Students Get Ready for Advanced Degrees at GEM GRAD Lab

UMD/MSE Graduate Student is an MRS Graduate Student Award Finalist This Fall

ME Alumni Awarded Clark School Glenn L. Martin Medal

Mentors Needed for Women's Hackathon!

ChBE Students Benefit from Co-op Experience

UMD Solar Decathlon Team Takes 1st Place in the U.S., 2nd Place in the World

Building Together Announcement Garners Extensive Media Coverage

News Resources

Return to Newsroom

Search News

Archived News

Events Resources

Events Calendar

Additional Resources

UM Newsdesk

Faculty Experts