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2021 Highest Paid Food Science Technology Graduates in Minnesota

33 Bachelor's Degrees
$42,500 Avg Salary
$22,000 Avg Student Debt

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Highest Paid Food Science Technology Graduates in MinnesotaIn 2018-2019, 33 bachelor's degrees were awarded to food science technology students who went to a Minnesota college or university. This makes it the #118 most popular major in the state. This means that of the 1,363 bachelor's that were awarded in the country, 0.0% were from a college or university in the state. When choosing the right school for you, it's important to arm yourself with all the facts you can. To that end, we've created a number of major-specific rankings, including this Highest Paid Food Science Tech list to help you make the college decision.

For this year's Highest Paid Food Science Technology Graduates in Minnesota ranking, we looked at 1 colleges that offer a bachelor's in food science tech.

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.

How Much Do Food Science Technology Majors Make After Graduation?

After graduation, food science technology majors from schools in Minnesota earn an average salary of $42,500 per year. This is 7% higher than the average college graduate, who only makes around $39,802 a year.

Nationwide, the average salary for graduates with a food science tech degree is $41,155. So, there's not much difference on that front.

Average Salary for Food Science Tech Graduates from Schools in Minnesota  42,500
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Average Salary for Food Science Tech Graduates from Schools Nationwide  41,155
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National Average Salary for All College Grads (Regardless of Major)  39,802
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2021 Highest Paid Food Science Technology Grads in Minnesota

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

Best Schools for Highly Paid Food Science Tech Graduates in Minnesota

University of Minnesota - Twin Cities earned the #1 spot in our 2021 rankings. UMN Twin Cities is a very large public school located in the city of Minneapolis. Upon graduating with a bachelor's degree, food science tech majors make an average salary of $42,500.

After completing their bachelor's degree, food science tech graduates from UMN Twin Cities carry an average student debtload of $19,511. Assuming that a graduate chooses a 10-year repayment plan, the average monthly loan payment is $228.

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Minnesota State University - Mankato landed the #2 spot in our 2021 rankings for highest paid food science technology school. Minnesota State University - Mankato is a fairly large public school located in the small city of Mankato.

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Best Food Science Technology Colleges in the The Plains States Region

Explore all the Best Food Science Technology Colleges in the The Plains States Area or other specific states within that region.

State Colleges Degrees Awarded
Missouri 217 9
Iowa 193 40
Kansas 175 51
Nebraska 174 67
South Dakota 142 7
North Dakota 141 12

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

Majors Similar to Food Science Tech

Related Major Annual Graduates
Animal Science 128
Agricultural Economics & Business 89
Plant Sciences 59
Agricultural Production 8
Agricultural Mechanization 5

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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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