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Colleges that Provide Students with the Highest Salaries

May 1st, 2014

Funny parody of student made up of books with glasses holding cash and a diploma

When it comes to earnings potential not all colleges are what they seem.

Most people would think that graduates from Harvard, Stanford or Brown Universities would get the highest paying jobs upon graduation. Interestingly these Universities all actually sit in 8th place on the Pay-Scale Ranking with salaries upon graduation at $61,300; $55,300 and $52,300 respectively. The mid-career median pay for all is $119,000.

The PayScale Ranking for 2013-14 reviewed more than 1,000 schools and 130 majors. According to their research the highest paying Universities were:

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