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2021 Highest Paid Agricultural Economics & Business Graduates in New Mexico

21 Bachelor's Degrees
$35,700 Avg Salary

Finding the Best Agricultural Economics & Business School for You

Highest Paid Agricultural Economics & Business Graduates in New MexicoIn 2018-2019, 21 bachelor's degrees were awarded to agricultural economics and business students who went to a New Mexico college or university. This makes it the #68 most popular major in the state. This means that 0.4% of the degrees earned in the country were from a school 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.

How Much Do Agricultural Economics & Business Majors Make After Graduation?

After graduating, agricultural economics and business majors that go to school in New Mexico go on to jobs making an average of $35,700 per year. That's not so great, since it is 10% less than the national average salary of a typical bachelor's degree holder. However, graduates from the schools in this list may make more.

The national average salary for graduates with a bachelor's degree in agricultural business is $40,788. That's about 12% more that the average salary of graduates from schools in New Mexico.

Average Salary for Agricultural Business Graduates from Schools in New Mexico  35,700
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 New Mexico

Learn more about the colleges and universities that produce the highest paid agricultural business graduates.

Best Schools for Highly Paid Agricultural Business Graduates in New Mexico

The #1 spot in this year's ranking belongs to New Mexico State University - Main Campus. Located in the suburb of Las Cruces, NMSU Main Campus is a public college 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 $35,700.

While working on their bachelor's, agricultural business majors at NMSU Main Campus accumulate an average of around $14,678 in student debt.

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Best Agricultural Economics & Business Colleges in the Southwest Region

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

State Colleges Degrees Awarded
Texas 229 828
Oklahoma 192 186
Arizona 187 75

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

Related Major Annual Graduates
Animal Science 79
General Agriculture 27
Plant Sciences 14
Soil Sciences 4
Agricultural Public Services 3

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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.
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