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2021 Highest Paid Food Science Technology Graduates in Ohio

26 Bachelor's Degrees
$49,100 Avg Salary
$24,130 Avg Student Debt

Finding the Best Food Science Technology School for You

Highest Paid Food Science Technology Graduates in OhioFood Science Technology is the #171 most popular major in Ohio with 26 bachelor's degrees awarded in 2018-2019. This means that of the 1,363 bachelor's that were awarded in the country, 1.9% were from a college or university in the state. The food science tech 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 Food Science Tech Graduates.

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 Food Science Technology Majors

After graduating, food science technology majors that go to school in Ohio go on to jobs making an average of $49,100 per year. This is 23% higher than the average college graduate, who only makes around $39,802 a year.

Nationwide, the average salary for graduates with a bachelor's degree in food science tech is $41,155. This means that degree holders from schools in Ohio make 19% more than their countrywide peers.

Average Salary for Food Science Tech Graduates from Schools in Ohio  49,100
Average Salary for Food Science Tech Graduates from Schools Nationwide  41,155
National Average Salary for All College Grads (Regardless of Major)  39,802

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2021 Highest Paid Food Science Technology Grads in Ohio

Below you'll see a list of the colleges and universities that produce the highest paid food science technology majors.

Best Schools for Highly Paid Food Science Tech Graduates in Ohio

The #1 spot in this year's ranking belongs to Ohio State University - Main Campus. Ohio State is a fairly large public school located in the large city of Columbus. Food Science Tech majors who obtain their bachelor's from the school make an average salary of $49,100.

The average amount in student loans that food science tech majors at Ohio State take out while working on their bachelor's is $19,927. Assuming that a graduate chooses a 10-year repayment plan, the average monthly loan payment is $250.

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Best Food Science Technology Colleges in the Great Lakes Region

Explore all the Best Food Science Technology Colleges in the Great Lakes Area or other specific states within that region.

State Colleges Degrees Awarded
Michigan 255 35
Illinois 231 92
Indiana 227 22
Wisconsin 209 38

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

Related Major Annual Graduates
Animal Science 203
Agricultural Economics & Business 165
Other Agriculture 70
Animal Services 56
Plant Sciences 42

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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 Muhammad Irshad Ansari.

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