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2020 Highest Paid Genetics Graduates in New Mexico

15 Bachelor's Degrees

Finding the Best Genetics School for You

Highest Paid Genetics Graduates in New MexicoIn 2018-2019, 15 bachelor's degrees were awarded to genetics students who went to a New Mexico college or university. This makes it the #76 most popular major in the state. This means that colleges and universities in the state were responsible for awarding 2.3% of all the genetics 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 Genetics list to help you make the college 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.

How Much Do Genetics Majors Make After Graduation?

After graduating, genetics majors that go to school in New Mexico go on to jobs making an average of $0 per year. Unfortunately, that is 100% less than the average salary of a typical college graduate. However, graduates from the schools below may make more than this.

The national average salary for graduates with a bachelor's degree in genetics is $31,167. That's about 100% more that the average salary of graduates from schools in New Mexico.

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2020 Highest Paid Genetics Grads in New Mexico

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

Best Schools for Highly Paid Genetics Graduates in New Mexico

New Mexico State University - Main Campus comes in at #1 in this year's ranking. Located in the midsize suburb of Las Cruces, New Mexico State University - Main Campus is a public school with a fairly large student population.

Full Genetics at New Mexico State University - Main Campus Report

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Best Genetics Colleges in the Southwest Region

Explore all the Best Genetics Colleges in the Southwest Area or other specific states within that region.

State Colleges Degrees Awarded
Texas 229 76

Genetics is one of 14 different types of Biological & Biomedical Sciences programs to choose from.

Majors Similar to Genetics

Related Major Annual Graduates
General Biology 378
Biochemistry, Biophysics & Molecular Biology 91
Microbiological Sciences & Immunology 12
Botany/Plant Biology 7
Cell Biology & Anatomical Sciences 7

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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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