2021 Highest Paid Education Graduates in Maine
Finding the Best Education School for You
Out of the 32 majors we analyze each year, education was ranked 6th in Maine. In fact, 397 were awarded in the state in 2018-2019. This means that colleges and universities in the state were responsible for awarding 0.4% of all the education bachelor's degrees in the country. Since the program you select can have a significant impact on your future, we've developed a number of rankings, including this Highest Paid Education Graduates list, to help you choose the best school for you.
This year's Highest Paid Education Graduates in Maine ranking looked at 2 colleges that offer a bachelor's in education.
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.
How Much Do Education Majors Make After Graduation?
The average education major who graduates from a school in Maine earns about $29,080 per year during the early years of their career. Unfortunately, that is 27% less than the average salary of a typical college graduate. However, graduates from the schools below may make more than this.
Nationwide, students who earn a bachelor's degree in education make more than those who graduate from schools in Maine. The national average salary is $34,031.
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2021 Highest Paid Education Grads in Maine
Best Schools for Highly Paid Education Graduates in Maine
Our rankings recognize University of Maine as the #1 school in this year's rankings. UMaine is a fairly large public school located in the suburb of Orono.Request Information
University of New England comes in at #1 in this year's ranking. UNE is a moderately-sized private not-for-profit school located in the midsize suburb of Biddeford.Request Information
University of Maine at Farmington comes in at #2 in this year's ranking. Located in the town of Farmington, UMaine Farmington is a public college with a small student population.Request Information
The #3 spot in this year's ranking belongs to Saint Joseph's College of Maine. Saint Joseph's Maine is a small private not-for-profit school located in the rural area of Standish.Request Information
The #4 spot in this year's ranking belongs to University of Southern Maine. University of Southern Maine is a medium-sized public school located in the small city of Portland.Request Information
Best Education Colleges in the New England Region
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Education Related Rankings by Major
Education Majors to Study
|Teacher Education Grade Specific||238|
|Teacher Education Subject Specific||97|
Majors Similar to Education
|Related Major||Annual Graduates|
|Communication & Journalism||172|
|Area, Ethnic, Culture, & Gender Studies||134|
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).
- Credit for the banner image above goes to Horadrim.
More about our data sources and methodologies.
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