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2021 Highest Paid Animal Science Graduates in Idaho

71 Bachelor's Degrees
$26,550 Avg Salary
$18,562 Avg Student Debt

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Highest Paid Animal Science Graduates in IdahoAnimal Science is the #46 most popular major in Idaho with 71 bachelor's degrees awarded in 2018-2019. This means that colleges and universities in the state were responsible for awarding 0.0% of all the animal science bachelor's degrees in the country. 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 Idaho ranking analyzed 2 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.

Comparing Average Salaries of Animal Science Majors

The average animal science major who graduates from a school in Idaho earns about $26,550 per year during the early years of their career. That's not so great, since it is 33% less than the national average salary of a typical bachelor's degree holder. However, graduates from the schools in this list may make more.

On a nationwide level, animal science majors with a bachelor's degree earn an average salary of $28,954. That's 8% more than salaries for students who graduate from schools in Idaho.

Average Salary for Animal Science Graduates from Schools in Idaho  26,550
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 Idaho

The following colleges produce the highest paid animal science graduates.

Best Schools for Highly Paid Animal Science Graduates in Idaho


University of Idaho

Moscow, ID

Our rankings recognize University of Idaho as the #1 school in this year's rankings. Idaho is a large public school located in the distant town of Moscow. Upon graduating with a bachelor's degree, animal science majors make an average salary of $26,800.

On average, animal science graduates from Idaho take out $23,353 in student loans while working on their bachelor's degree. 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 Rocky Mountains Region

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State Colleges Degrees Awarded
Utah 189 87
Colorado 186 74
Montana 131 50
Wyoming 69 57

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 73
Horticulture 32
Food Science Technology 23
Soil Sciences 19
Plant Sciences 19

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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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