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2021 Highest Paid Animal Science Graduates in Georgia

109 Bachelor's Degrees
$26,350 Avg Salary
$22,130 Avg Student Debt

Finding the Best Animal Science School for You

Highest Paid Animal Science Graduates in GeorgiaIn 2018-2019, 109 bachelor's degrees were awarded to animal science students who went to a Georgia college or university. This makes it the #78 most popular major in the state. This means that colleges and universities in the state were responsible for awarding 1.7% of all the animal science bachelor's degrees in the country. 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.

Salaries of Animal Science Majors After Graduation

The average animal science major who graduates from a school in Georgia earns about $26,350 per year during the early years of their career. That's not so great, since it is 34% 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 9% more that the average salary of graduates from schools in Georgia.

Average Salary for Animal Science Graduates from Schools in Georgia  26,350
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52,800
Average Salary for Animal Science Graduates from Schools Nationwide  28,954
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52,800
National Average Salary for All College Grads (Regardless of Major)  39,802
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52,800

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2021 Highest Paid Animal Science Grads in Georgia

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 Georgia

#1

University of Georgia

Athens, GA

University of Georgia comes in at #1 in this year's ranking. UGA is a fairly large public school located in the city of Athens. Animal Science majors who obtain their bachelor's from the school make an average salary of $29,000.

Animal Science majors at UGA take out an average of $20,807 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 $200.

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Best Animal Science Colleges in the Southeast Region

Explore all the Best Animal Science Colleges in the Southeast Area or other specific states within that region.

State Colleges Degrees Awarded
Florida 214 151
Tennessee 209 170
North Carolina 207 262
Virginia 206 154
South Carolina 188 108
Alabama 183 138
Kentucky 177 59
Arkansas 164 99
Louisiana 163 83
Mississippi 158 91
West Virginia 142 80

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

Related Major Annual Graduates
Agricultural Economics & Business 120
Other Agriculture 93
Plant Sciences 24
Horticulture 24
Agricultural Public Services 21

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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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