2021 Highest Paid Animal Science Graduates in Montana

50 Bachelor's Degrees
$25,400 Avg Salary
$19,625 Avg Student Debt

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Highest Paid Animal Science Graduates in MontanaIn 2018-2019, 50 bachelor's degrees were awarded to animal science students who went to a Montana college or university. This makes it the #39 most popular major in the state. This means that of the 6,605 bachelor's that were awarded in the country, 0.8% 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 Montana go on to jobs making an average of $25,400 per year. Unfortunately, that is 36% less than the average salary of a typical college graduate. However, graduates from the schools below may make more than this.

The national average salary for graduates with a bachelor's degree in animal science is $28,954. That's about 12% more that the average salary of graduates from schools in Montana.

Average Salary for Animal Science Graduates from Schools in Montana  25,400
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50,800
Average Salary for Animal Science Graduates from Schools Nationwide  28,954
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50,800
National Average Salary for All College Grads (Regardless of Major)  39,802
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50,800

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2021 Highest Paid Animal Science Grads in Montana

The highest paid animal science majors graduate from the following colleges and universities.

Best Schools for Highly Paid Animal Science Graduates in Montana

Our rankings recognize Montana State University as the #1 school in this year's rankings. Located in the remote town of Bozeman, MSU Bozeman is a public school with a large student population. The average salary for a student who gets a bachelor's degree in animal science from the school is $25,400.

On average, animal science graduates from MSU Bozeman take out $21,062 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 $204.

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Best Animal Science Colleges in the Rocky Mountains Region

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

State Colleges Degrees Awarded
Utah 189 87
Colorado 186 74
Idaho 167 71
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 43
Plant Sciences 34
Animal Services 25

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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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