Table 3-15
Median salaries for employed college-educated individuals, by broad field of highest degree and broad occupational category: 2010
(Median annual salary, dollars)
 
Highest degree field All
occupations
S&E
occupations
S&E-related
occupations
Non-S&E
occupations
 
All degrees 56,000 75,000 65,000 50,000
S&E 65,000 78,000 65,000 50,000
S&E-related 68,000 72,000 70,000 50,000
Non-S&E 50,000 70,000 53,000 50,000
 

NOTES: See table 3-2 for definitions of S&E, S&E-related, and non-S&E degrees and occupations. Salaries are rounded to the nearest $1,000.

SOURCE: National Science Foundation, National Center for Science and Engineering Statistics, National Survey of College Graduates (2010).

Science and Engineering Indicators 2014