7/27/2011 1:00 AM ET |
Filed under: Etc.
According to PayScale, engineers make hella bank!
Mid-career, a petroleum engineer is expected to make $155,000 a year. Even more if they went to Ivy League schools!
So what are the best-paying college careers?
See if your major makes the list AFTER THE JUMP!
1. Petroleum Engineering. Obvs.
2. Chemical Engineering
3. Electrical Engineering
4. Materials Science & Engineering
5. Aerospace Engineering < --ooh, we like this one!
6. Computer Engineering
8. Applied Mathematics
9. Computer Science (not to be confused with Computer Engineering)
10. Nuclear Engineering
11. Biomedical Engineering
12. Economics <--- no joke
13. Mechanical Engineering
So.. basically... if you're a nerd, you're set for life!
What's UR major? Is it paying off?
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Tags: career, college, economy, engineers, major