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2021 Highest Paid Plant Sciences Graduates in Minnesota

59 Bachelor's Degrees
$32,300 Avg Salary
$20,000 Avg Student Debt

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Highest Paid Plant Sciences Graduates in MinnesotaIn 2018-2019, 59 bachelor's degrees were awarded to plant sciences students who went to a Minnesota college or university. This makes it the #103 most popular major in the state. This means that colleges and universities in the state were responsible for awarding 2.9% of all the plant sciences bachelor's degrees in the country. Since picking the right college can be one of the most important decisions of your life, we've developed the Highest Paid Plant Sciences Graduates ranking, along with many other major-related rankings, to help you make that decision.

This year's Highest Paid Plant Sciences Graduates in Minnesota ranking analyzed 2 colleges that offered a bachelor's degree in plant sciences.

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.

How Much Do Plant Sciences Majors Make After Graduation?

After graduating, plant sciences majors that go to school in Minnesota go on to jobs making an average of $32,300 per year. If salary is one of the most important things on your career list, you may be disappointed to hear that this is 19% less than the salary of a typical college graduate.

On a nationwide level, plant sciences majors with a bachelor's degree earn an average salary of $35,003. That's 8% more than salaries for students who graduate from schools in Minnesota.

Average Salary for Plant Sciences Graduates from Schools in Minnesota  32,300
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64,600
Average Salary for Plant Sciences Graduates from Schools Nationwide  35,003
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64,600
National Average Salary for All College Grads (Regardless of Major)  39,802
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64,600

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2021 Highest Paid Plant Sciences Grads in Minnesota

The highest paid plant sciences majors graduate from the following colleges and universities.

Best Schools for Highly Paid Plant Sciences Graduates in Minnesota

Our rankings recognize University of Minnesota - Crookston as the #1 school in this year's rankings. Located in the distant town of Crookston, UMN Crookston is a public college with a small student population. Upon graduating with a bachelor's degree, plant sciences majors make an average salary of $44,300.

While working on their bachelor's, plant sciences majors at UMN Crookston accumulate an average of around $18,202 in student debt. The average monthly payment of a loan this size is about $193, assuming that the borrower is on a 10-year repayment plan.

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Our rankings recognize University of Minnesota - Twin Cities as the #2 school in this year's rankings. Located in the large city of Minneapolis, UMN Twin Cities is a public school with a fairly large student population. The average salary for a student who gets a bachelor's degree in plant sciences from the school is $20,300.

On average, plant sciences graduates from UMN Twin Cities take out $19,649 in student loans while working on their bachelor's degree. For students who choose a 10-year repayment plan, the average monthly student loan payment is $222.

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Best Plant Sciences Colleges in the Plains States Region

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

State Colleges Degrees Awarded
Missouri 217 139
Iowa 193 139
Kansas 175 77
Nebraska 174 84
South Dakota 142 49
North Dakota 141 12

Plant Sciences is one of 13 different types of Agriculture & Agriculture Operations programs to choose from.

Related Major Annual Graduates
Animal Science 128
Agricultural Economics & Business 89
Food Science Technology 33
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).
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