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2021 Highest Paid Animal Science Graduates in Connecticut

79 Bachelor's Degrees
$22,900 Avg Salary
$19,500 Avg Student Debt

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Highest Paid Animal Science Graduates in ConnecticutIn 2018-2019, 79 bachelor's degrees were awarded to animal science students who went to a Connecticut college or university. This makes it the #72 most popular major in the state. This means that of the 6,605 bachelor's that were awarded in the country, 1.2% 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.

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.

Salaries of Animal Science Majors After Graduation

After graduating, animal science majors that go to school in Connecticut go on to jobs making an average of $22,900 per year. If salary is one of the most important things on your career list, you may be disappointed to hear that this is 42% less than the salary of a typical college graduate.

On a nationwide level, animal science majors with a bachelor's degree earn an average salary of $28,954. That's 21% more than salaries for students who graduate from schools in Connecticut.

Average Salary for Animal Science Graduates from Schools in Connecticut  22,900
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45,800
Average Salary for Animal Science Graduates from Schools Nationwide  28,954
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45,800
National Average Salary for All College Grads (Regardless of Major)  39,802
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45,800

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2021 Highest Paid Animal Science Grads in Connecticut

The following colleges produce the highest paid animal science graduates.

Best Schools for Highly Paid Animal Science Graduates in Connecticut

The #1 spot in this year's ranking belongs to University of Connecticut. UCONN is a fairly large public school located in the suburb of Storrs. Upon graduating with a bachelor's degree, animal science majors make an average salary of $22,900.

Animal Science majors at UCONN take out an average of $19,918 in student loans while working on their bachelor's degree. Assuming that a graduate chooses a 10-year repayment plan, the average monthly loan payment is $202.

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Best Animal Science Colleges in the New England Region

Explore all the Best Animal Science Schools in the New England Area or other specific states within that region.

State Colleges Degrees Awarded
Massachusetts 225 21
Rhode Island 156 77
New Hampshire 153 18
Maine 152 28
Vermont 148 83

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

Related Major Annual Graduates
Agricultural Economics & Business 50
Agricultural Production 16
General Agriculture 8
Animal Services 3
Plant Sciences 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.
  • 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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