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2021 Highest Paid Computer & Information Sciences Graduates in Maine

193 Bachelor's Degrees
$58,525 Avg Salary
$31,060 Avg Student Debt

Finding the Best Computer & Information Sciences School for You

Highest Paid Computer & Information Sciences Graduates in MaineIn 2018-2019, 193 bachelor's degrees were awarded to computer and information sciences students who went to a Maine college or university. This makes it the #13 most popular major in the state. This means that colleges and universities in the state were responsible for awarding 0.2% of all the computer and information sciences bachelor's degrees in the country. The computer and information sciences school you choose to invest your time and money in matters. To help you make the decision that is right for you, we've developed a number of major-specific rankings, including this list of the Highest Paid Computer & Information Sciences Graduates.

This year's Highest Paid Computer & Information Sciences Graduates in Maine ranking looked at 2 colleges that offer a bachelor's in computer and information 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.

Comparing Average Salaries of Computer & Information Sciences Majors

The average computer and information sciences major who graduates from a school in Maine earns about $58,525 per year during the early years of their career. This is great news for these degree holders since it is 47% more than the national average of $39,802 for typical college graduates!

If you compare this average salary to that of other schools, it's quite good. In fact, it is 9% higher than the national average of $53,773 per year for computer and information sciences graduates.

Average Salary for Computer & Information Sciences Graduates from Schools in Maine  58,525
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117,000
Average Salary for Computer & Information Sciences Graduates from Schools Nationwide  53,773
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117,000
National Average Salary for All College Grads (Regardless of Major)  39,802
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117,000

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2021 Highest Paid Computer & Information Sciences Grads in Maine

The following colleges produce the highest paid computer and information sciences graduates.

Best Schools for Highly Paid Computer & Information Sciences Graduates in Maine

#1

Bowdoin College

Brunswick, ME

Bowdoin College comes in at #1 in this year's ranking. Bowdoin is a small private not-for-profit school located in the town of Brunswick.

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#2

University of Maine

Orono, ME

University of Maine comes in at #2 in this year's ranking. Located in the suburb of Orono, UMaine is a public school with a large student population.

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The #2 spot in this year's ranking belongs to University of Maine at Augusta. UMA is a small public school located in the distant town of Augusta.

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University of Southern Maine comes in at #3 in this year's ranking. Located in the small city of Portland, University of Southern Maine is a public college with a moderately-sized student population.

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Best Computer & Information Sciences Colleges in the New England Region

Explore all the Best Computer & Information Sciences Colleges in the New England Area or other specific states within that region.

State Colleges Degrees Awarded
Vermont 33 408
Rhode Island 32 474
Massachusetts 32 3,920
New Hampshire 31 885
Connecticut 31 568

Computer & Information Sciences Majors to Study

Major Annual Graduates
Computer Science 113
Information Technology 39
Computer Information Systems 36
Computer Programming 4
Computer Software & Applications 1

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Related Major Annual Graduates
Biological & Biomedical Sciences 588
Natural Resources & Conservation 391
Engineering 373
Mathematics & Statistics 147
Engineering Technologies 142

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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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