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Digest of Education Statistics: 2015
Digest of Education Statistics: 2015

NCES 2016-014
December 2016


Figure 26. Median annual salaries of bachelorís degree recipients employed full time 1 year after graduation, by field of study: 1991, 2001, and 2009


Figure 26. Median annual salaries of bachelorís degree recipients employed full time 1 year after graduation, by field of study: 1991, 2001, and 2009
1 Includes graduates in other fields not separately shown.
2 For 1989–90 graduates, physical sciences are included with mathematics and computer science instead of with biological sciences.
3 Most educators work 9- to 10-month contracts.
SOURCE: U.S. Department of Education, National Center for Education Statistics, "Recent College Graduates" survey, 1991; and 2000/01 and 2008/09 Baccalaureate and Beyond Longitudinal Study (B&B:2000/01 and B&B:08/09).