Agricultural Economics & Business

2021 Highest Paid Agricultural Economics & Business Graduates in Georgia

120 Bachelor's Degrees
$39,800 Avg Salary
$16,747 Avg Student Debt

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Highest Paid Agricultural Economics & Business Graduates in GeorgiaIn 2018-2019, 120 bachelor's degrees were awarded to agricultural economics and business students who went to a Georgia college or university. This makes it the #74 most popular major in the state. This means that of the 5,324 bachelor's that were awarded in the country, 2.3% were from a college or university in the state. Since the program you select can have a significant impact on your future, we've developed a number of rankings, including this Highest Paid Agricultural Business Graduates list, to help you choose the best school for you.

In this ranking, we use early career salaries - salaries 10 years from when a student started college. This is the salary typically earned 4-6 years after graduation, but may be different depending on how long a person takes to complete their degree.

Comparing Average Salaries of Agricultural Economics & Business Majors

After graduating, agricultural economics and business majors that go to school in Georgia go on to jobs making an average of $39,800 per year. That's about the same as the average college graduate from any field makes.

The national average salary for agricultural business bachelor's degree holders is $40,788. That's pretty close to the average for students who get their degree from a school in Georgia.

Average Salary for Agricultural Business Graduates from Schools in Georgia  39,800
Average Salary for Agricultural Business Graduates from Schools Nationwide  40,788
National Average Salary for All College Grads (Regardless of Major)  39,802

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2021 Highest Paid Agricultural Economics & Business Grads in Georgia

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Best Schools for Highly Paid Agricultural Business Graduates in Georgia


University of Georgia

Athens, GA

University of Georgia comes in at #1 in this year's ranking. Located in the city of Athens, UGA is a public school with a fairly large student population. Students who receive their bachelor's in agricultural business from the school go on to jobs that make an average salary of $39,800.

After completing their bachelor's degree, agricultural business graduates from UGA carry an average student debtload of $17,254. Assuming that a graduate chooses a 10-year repayment plan, the average monthly loan payment is $174.

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Best Agricultural Economics & Business Colleges in the Southeast Region

Explore all the Best Agricultural Economics & Business Schools in the Southeast Area or other specific states within that region.

State Colleges Degrees Awarded
Florida 214 151
Tennessee 209 76
North Carolina 207 124
Virginia 206 40
South Carolina 188 107
Alabama 183 66
Kentucky 177 57
Arkansas 164 259
Louisiana 163 48
Mississippi 158 52
West Virginia 142 46

One of 13 majors within the Agriculture & Agriculture Operations area of study, Agricultural Economics & Business has other similar majors worth exploring.

Majors Similar to Agricultural Business

Related Major Annual Graduates
Animal Science 109
Other Agriculture 93
Plant Sciences 24
Horticulture 24
Agricultural Public Services 21

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Notes and References

  • The Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS) from the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), a branch of the U.S. Department of Education (DOE) serves as the core of the rest of our data about colleges.
  • Some other college data, including much of the graduate earnings data, comes from the U.S. Department of Education’s (College Scorecard).
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