Friday, May 16, 2014

What Do Liberal Arts Majors Get Paid?

The National Association of Colleges and Employers just released these statistics for the class of 2014.  You can read the full report here.

Starting salaries for Class of 2014 liberal arts majors

MajorStarting Salary
Foreign Languages and Literatures$46,900
English Language and Literature Letters$42,200
Liberal Arts and Sciences/General Studies$41,600
Political Science/Government$41,600
Social Work$36,700
Visual and Performing Arts$36,300
Criminal Justice and Corrections$36,200
Source: April 2014 Salary Survey, National Association of Colleges and Employers. All data are for bachelor's degree graduates.
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