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2021 Highest Paid Computer Programming Graduates in Wisconsin

12 Bachelor's Degrees
$50,900 Avg Salary
$31,844 Avg Student Debt

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Highest Paid Computer Programming Graduates in WisconsinComputer Programming is the #163 most popular major in Wisconsin with 12 bachelor's degrees awarded in 2018-2019. This means that colleges and universities in the state were responsible for awarding 0.8% of all the programming 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 Programming Graduates ranking, along with many other major-related rankings, to help you make that decision.

This year's Highest Paid Computer Programming Graduates in Wisconsin ranking analyzed 3 colleges that offered a bachelor's degree in programming.

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.

Salaries of Computer Programming Majors After Graduation

After graduation, computer programming majors from schools in Wisconsin earn an average salary of $50,900 per year. This is great news for these degree holders since it is 28% more than the national average of $39,802 for typical college graduates!

This salary is in the same ballpark as the national average of $51,327 for those students who obtain a bachelor's degree in programming.

Average Salary for Programming Graduates from Schools in Wisconsin  50,900
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Average Salary for Programming Graduates from Schools Nationwide  51,327
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101,800
National Average Salary for All College Grads (Regardless of Major)  39,802
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101,800

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2021 Highest Paid Computer Programming Grads in Wisconsin

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

Best Schools for Highly Paid Programming Graduates in Wisconsin

The #1 spot in this year's ranking belongs to Herzing University - Brookfield. Located in the suburb of Brookfield, Herzing University - Brookfield is a private not-for-profit school with a fairly small student population. The average salary for a student who gets a bachelor's degree in programming from the school is $50,900.

On average, programming graduates from Herzing University - Brookfield take out $33,687 in student loans while working on their bachelor's degree. This translates to an average monthly loan payment of $330, based on a 10-year repayment plan.

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Our rankings recognize Herzing University - Kenosha as the #2 school in this year's rankings. Herzing University - Kenosha is a small private not-for-profit school located in the suburb of Kenosha. The average salary for a student who gets a bachelor's degree in programming from the school is $50,900.

Programming majors at Herzing University - Kenosha take out an average of $33,687 in student loans while working on their bachelor's degree. This translates to an average monthly loan payment of $330, based on a 10-year repayment plan.

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Herzing University - Madison landed the #3 spot in our 2021 rankings for highest paid computer programming school. Herzing University - Madison is a small private not-for-profit school located in the large city of Madison. The average salary for a student who gets a bachelor's degree in programming from the school is $50,900.

Programming majors at Herzing University - Madison take out an average of $33,687 in student loans while working on their bachelor's degree. This translates to an average monthly loan payment of $330, based on a 10-year repayment plan.

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Best Computer Programming Colleges in the Great Lakes Region

Explore all the Best Computer Programming Schools in the Great Lakes Area or other specific states within that region.

State Colleges Degrees Awarded
Michigan 255 54
Ohio 246 85
Illinois 231 37
Indiana 227 4

One of 10 majors within the Computer & Information Sciences area of study, Computer Programming has other similar majors worth exploring.

Related Major Annual Graduates
Computer Information Systems 1,061
Information Science 268
Computer Science 174
Computer Software & Applications 65
Information Technology 33

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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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