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2021 Highest Paid Soil Sciences Graduates in Wisconsin

33 Bachelor's Degrees
$46,000 Avg Salary
$24,100 Avg Student Debt

Finding the Best Soil Sciences School for You

Highest Paid Soil Sciences Graduates in WisconsinWith 33 bachelor's degrees handed out in 2018-2019, soil sciences is the #126 most popular major in Wisconsin. This means that 12.8% of the degrees earned in the country were from a school in the state. Since picking the right college can be one of the most important decisions of your life, we've developed the Highest Paid Soil Sciences Graduates ranking, along with many other major-related rankings, to help you make that decision.

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 Soil Sciences Majors

After graduating, soil sciences majors that go to school in Wisconsin go on to jobs making an average of $46,000 per year. This means that graduates with bachelor's degrees in this field make 16% more than the average college graduate salary of $39,802.

If you compare this average salary to that of other schools, it's quite good. In fact, it is 17% higher than the national average of $39,200 per year for soil sciences graduates.

Average Salary for Soil Sciences Graduates from Schools in Wisconsin  46,000
Average Salary for Soil Sciences Graduates from Schools Nationwide  39,200
National Average Salary for All College Grads (Regardless of Major)  39,802

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2021 Highest Paid Soil Sciences Grads in Wisconsin

The following colleges produce the highest paid soil sciences graduates.

Best Schools for Highly Paid Soil Sciences Graduates in Wisconsin

The #1 spot in this year's ranking belongs to University of Wisconsin - Stevens Point. Located in the town of Stevens Point, UW - Stevens Point is a public school with a moderately-sized student population. Students who receive their bachelor's in soil sciences from the school go on to jobs that make an average salary of $46,000.

On average, soil sciences graduates from UW - Stevens Point take out $21,613 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 $250.

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Best Soil Sciences Colleges in the Great Lakes Region

Explore all the Best Soil Sciences Colleges in the Great Lakes Area or other specific states within that region.

State Colleges Degrees Awarded
Michigan 255 31
Illinois 231 20
Indiana 227 3

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

Related Major Annual Graduates
Animal Science 286
Agricultural Economics & Business 165
Plant Sciences 76
Agricultural Public Services 56
Food Science Technology 38

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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.
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