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2021 Highest Paid General Architecture Graduates in Mississippi

35 Bachelor's Degrees
$46,700 Avg Salary
$31,000 Avg Student Debt

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Highest Paid General Architecture Graduates in MississippiIn 2018-2019, 35 bachelor's degrees were awarded to general architecture students who went to a Mississippi college or university. This makes it the #74 most popular major in the state. This means that colleges and universities in the state were responsible for awarding 0.9% of all the architecture bachelor's degrees in the country. 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 Architecture list to help you make the college decision.

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.

Comparing Average Salaries of General Architecture Majors

After graduating, general architecture majors that go to school in Mississippi go on to jobs making an average of $46,700 per year. This is 17% higher than the average college graduate, who only makes around $39,802 a year.

Looking at architecture schools across the country, we see that the nationwide average salary for graduates in this field is $43,816. This means that graduates from schools in Mississippi make 7% more than the national average.

Average Salary for Architecture Graduates from Schools in Mississippi  46,700
Average Salary for Architecture Graduates from Schools Nationwide  43,816
National Average Salary for All College Grads (Regardless of Major)  39,802

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2021 Highest Paid General Architecture Grads in Mississippi

Below you'll see a list of the colleges and universities that produce the highest paid general architecture majors.

Best Schools for Highly Paid Architecture Graduates in Mississippi


Mississippi State University

Mississippi State, MS

Mississippi State University landed the #1 spot in our 2021 rankings for highest paid general architecture school. Mississippi State is a fairly large public school located in the remote town of Mississippi State. Architecture majors who obtain their bachelor's from the school make an average salary of $46,700.

Architecture majors at Mississippi State take out an average of $31,032 in student loans while working on their bachelor's degree. When it comes time to repay the loan, graduates who are on a 10-year repayment plan pay an average monthly payment of $322.

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Best General Architecture Colleges in the Southeast Region

Explore all the Best General Architecture Schools in the Southeast Area or other specific states within that region.

State Colleges Degrees Awarded
Georgia 220 54
Florida 214 206
Tennessee 209 40
North Carolina 207 73
Virginia 206 149
South Carolina 188 59
Alabama 183 72
Kentucky 177 60
Arkansas 164 55
Louisiana 163 20

One of 8 majors within the Architecture & Related Services area of study, General Architecture has other similar majors worth exploring.

Majors Similar to Architecture

Related Major Annual Graduates
Interior Architecture 31
Landscape Architecture 16

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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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