Clark School Home UMD
ECE

News Story

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

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

Workshop on Geometry of Collective Behavior organized by P. S. Krishnaprasad

Alumnus Matteo Mischiati is lead author of sensorimotor control study in Nature

Underwriters Laboratories President to Speak at Winter Commencement

ECE Professor Wins IEEE SPS Society Award

Ph.D. Student Guannan Liu Develops Novel Micro-Heater

Two ECE Alumni Elevated to IEEE Fellow

John Baras elected AAAS Fellow

UMD Clark School Highlights Disaster Resilience at Mpact Week

News Resources

Return to Newsroom
Search News
Archived News

Events Resources

Events Calendar

Additional Resources

UM Newsdesk
Faculty Experts