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2021 Highest Paid Plant Sciences Graduates in Utah

12 Bachelor's Degrees
$35,900 Avg Salary
$20,000 Avg Student Debt

Finding the Best Plant Sciences School for You

Highest Paid Plant Sciences Graduates in UtahWith 12 bachelor's degrees handed out in 2018-2019, plant sciences is the #133 most popular major in Utah. This means that colleges and universities in the state were responsible for awarding 0.6% of all the plant sciences bachelor's degrees in the country. Since the program you select can have a significant impact on your future, we've developed a number of rankings, including this Highest Paid Plant Sciences Graduates list, to help you choose the best school for you.

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 Plant Sciences Majors Make After Graduation?

After graduating, plant sciences majors that go to school in Utah go on to jobs making an average of $35,900 per year. If salary is one of the most important things on your career list, you may be disappointed to hear that this is 10% less than the salary of a typical college graduate.

This salary is in the same ballpark as the national average of $35,003 for those students who obtain a bachelor's degree in plant sciences.

Average Salary for Plant Sciences Graduates from Schools in Utah  35,900
Average Salary for Plant Sciences Graduates from Schools Nationwide  35,003
National Average Salary for All College Grads (Regardless of Major)  39,802

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2021 Highest Paid Plant Sciences Grads in Utah

Learn more about the colleges and universities that produce the highest paid plant sciences graduates.

Best Schools for Highly Paid Plant Sciences Graduates in Utah

Utah State University landed the #1 spot in our 2021 rankings for highest paid plant sciences school. Located in the city of Logan, USU is a public college with a very large student population. Upon graduating with a bachelor's degree, plant sciences majors make an average salary of $35,900.

Plant Sciences majors at USU take out an average of $21,986 in student loans while working on their bachelor's degree. The average monthly payment of a loan this size is about $208, assuming that the borrower is on a 10-year repayment plan.

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Best Plant Sciences Colleges in the Rocky Mountains Region

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

State Colleges Degrees Awarded
Colorado 186 44
Idaho 167 19
Montana 131 34
Wyoming 69 14

One of 13 majors within the Agriculture & Agriculture Operations area of study, Plant Sciences has other similar majors worth exploring.

Majors Similar to Plant Sciences

Related Major Annual Graduates
Animal Science 87
Agricultural Economics & Business 31
Food Science Technology 28
Horticulture 22
Soil Sciences 20

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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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