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2021 Highest Paid Animal Science Graduates in Wisconsin

286 Bachelor's Degrees
$34,767 Avg Salary
$20,000 Avg Student Debt

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Highest Paid Animal Science Graduates in WisconsinAnimal Science is the #36 most popular major in Wisconsin with 286 bachelor's degrees awarded in 2018-2019. This means that of the 6,605 bachelor's that were awarded in the country, 0.0% were from a college or university in the state. Since picking the right college can be one of the most important decisions of your life, we've developed the Highest Paid Animal Science Graduates ranking, along with many other major-related rankings, to help you make that decision.

This year's Highest Paid Animal Science Graduates in Wisconsin ranking analyzed 3 colleges that offered a bachelor's degree in animal science.

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 Animal Science Majors Make After Graduation?

After graduating, animal science majors that go to school in Wisconsin go on to jobs making an average of $34,767 per year. If salary is one of the most important things on your career list, you may be disappointed to hear that this is 13% less than the salary of a typical college graduate.

Nationwide, the average salary for graduates with a bachelor's degree in animal science is $28,954. This means that degree holders from schools in Wisconsin make 20% more than their countrywide peers.

Average Salary for Animal Science Graduates from Schools in Wisconsin  34,767
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Average Salary for Animal Science Graduates from Schools Nationwide  28,954
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National Average Salary for All College Grads (Regardless of Major)  39,802
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2021 Highest Paid Animal Science Grads in Wisconsin

The following colleges produce the highest paid animal science graduates.

Best Schools for Highly Paid Animal Science Graduates in Wisconsin

University of Wisconsin - Madison earned the #1 spot in our 2021 rankings. Wisconsin is a fairly large public school located in the city of Madison. Students who receive their bachelor's in animal science from the school go on to jobs that make an average salary of $36,500.

Animal Science majors at Wisconsin take out an average of $20,254 in student loans while working on their bachelor's degree. When it comes time to repay the loan, graduates who are on a 10-year repayment plan pay an average monthly payment of $218.

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University of Wisconsin - Platteville landed the #2 spot in our 2021 rankings for highest paid animal science school. UW - Platteville is a moderately-sized public school located in the distant town of Platteville. Upon graduating with a bachelor's degree, animal science majors make an average salary of $33,800.

The average amount in student loans that animal science majors at UW - Platteville take out while working on their bachelor's is $19,156. The average monthly payment of a loan this size is about $202, assuming that the borrower is on a 10-year repayment plan.

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Our rankings recognize University of Wisconsin - River Falls as the #3 school in this year's rankings. UW - River Falls is a medium-sized public school located in the distant town of River Falls. Students who receive their bachelor's in animal science from the school go on to jobs that make an average salary of $34,000.

Animal Science majors at UW - River Falls take out an average of $19,360 in student loans while working on their bachelor's degree. The average monthly payment of a loan this size is about $202, assuming that the borrower is on a 10-year repayment plan.

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Best Animal Science Colleges in the Great Lakes Region

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State Colleges Degrees Awarded
Michigan 255 115
Ohio 246 203
Illinois 231 156
Indiana 227 152

One of 13 majors within the Agriculture & Agriculture Operations area of study, Animal Science has other similar majors worth exploring.

Majors Similar to Animal Science

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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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