2021 Highest Paid Engineering Technologies Graduates in Iowa
Finding the Best Engineering Technologies School for You
With 352 bachelor's degrees handed out in 2018-2019, engineering technologies is the #20 most popular major in Iowa. This means that colleges and universities in the state were responsible for awarding 0.0% of all the engineering tech bachelor's degrees in the country. The engineering tech 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 Engineering Tech Graduates.
For this year's Highest Paid Engineering Technologies Graduates in Iowa ranking, we looked at 3 colleges that offer a bachelor's in engineering tech.
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 Engineering Technologies Majors
After graduating, engineering technologies majors that go to school in Iowa go on to jobs making an average of $53,467 per year. This is 34% higher than the average college graduate, who only makes around $39,802 a year.
Nationwide, the average salary for graduates with a engineering tech degree is $55,227. So, there's not much difference on that front.
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2021 Highest Paid Engineering Technologies Grads in Iowa
Best Schools for Highly Paid Engineering Tech Graduates in Iowa
University of Northern Iowa landed the #1 spot in our 2021 rankings for highest paid engineering technologies school. Located in the small city of Cedar Falls, UNI is a public school with a large student population.Request Information
William Penn University comes in at #2 in this year's ranking. William Penn University is a small private not-for-profit school located in the town of Oskaloosa.Request Information
Our rankings recognize Upper Iowa University as the #3 school in this year's rankings. UIU is a small private not-for-profit school located in the rural area of Fayette.Request Information
Best Engineering Technologies Colleges in the The Plains States Region
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Rankings in Majors Related to Engineering Tech
Engineering Tech Majors to Study
|Quality Control Technology||120|
|Industrial Production Technology||83|
|Electronics Engineering Technology||30|
|Electromechanical Engineering Technology||13|
Most Popular Related Majors
|Related Major||Annual Graduates|
|Biological & Biomedical Sciences||1,425|
|Computer & Information Sciences||870|
|Agriculture & Agriculture Operations||849|
|Mathematics & Statistics||466|
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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