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2021 Highest Paid Animal Science Graduates in Oregon

75 Bachelor's Degrees
$24,100 Avg Salary
$23,500 Avg Student Debt

Finding the Best Animal Science School for You

Highest Paid Animal Science Graduates in OregonWith 75 bachelor's degrees handed out in 2018-2019, animal science is the #73 most popular major in Oregon. This means that of the 6,605 bachelor's that were awarded in the country, 1.1% were from a college or university in the state. The animal science school you choose to invest your time and money in matters. To help you make the decision that is right for you, we've developed a number of major-specific rankings, including this list of the Highest Paid Animal Science Graduates.

The numbers used in this ranking are early career salaries, which we define to be 10 years after 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 Animal Science Majors Make After Graduation?

After graduation, animal science majors from schools in Oregon earn an average salary of $24,100 per year. That's not so great, since it is 39% 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 animal science is $28,954. That's about 17% more that the average salary of graduates from schools in Oregon.

Average Salary for Animal Science Graduates from Schools in Oregon  24,100
Average Salary for Animal Science Graduates from Schools Nationwide  28,954
National Average Salary for All College Grads (Regardless of Major)  39,802

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2021 Highest Paid Animal Science Grads in Oregon

Below you'll see a list of the colleges and universities that produce the highest paid animal science majors.

Best Schools for Highly Paid Animal Science Graduates in Oregon


Oregon State University

Corvallis, OR

Oregon State University landed the #1 spot in our 2021 rankings for highest paid animal science school. Located in the city of Corvallis, Oregon State is a public school with a very large student population. Students who receive their bachelor's in animal science from the school go on to jobs that make an average salary of $24,100.

While working on their bachelor's, animal science majors at Oregon State accumulate an average of around $21,545 in student debt. For students who choose a 10-year repayment plan, the average monthly student loan payment is $244.

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Best Animal Science Colleges in the Far Western US Region

Explore all the Best Animal Science Schools in the Far Western US Area or other specific states within that region.

State Colleges Degrees Awarded
California 254 726
Washington 229 69
Hawaii 115 19

Animal Science is one of 13 different types of Agriculture & Agriculture Operations programs to choose from.

Majors Similar to Animal Science

Related Major Annual Graduates
General Agriculture 107
Plant Sciences 68
Food Science Technology 49
Agricultural Economics & Business 44

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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).
  • Credit for the banner image above goes to Billy Hathorn.

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