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2021 Highest Paid Area, Ethnic, Culture, & Gender Studies Graduates in Louisiana

19 Bachelor's Degrees
$27,100 Avg Salary
$23,027 Avg Student Debt

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Highest Paid Area, Ethnic, Culture, & Gender Studies Graduates in LouisianaWith 19 bachelor's degrees handed out in 2018-2019, area, ethnic, culture, and gender studies is the #29 most popular major in Louisiana. This means that 0.2% of the degrees earned in the country were from a school in the state. Since picking the right college can be one of the most important decisions of your life, we've developed the Highest Paid Area, Ethnic, Culture, & Gender Studies Graduates ranking, along with many other major-related rankings, to help you make that 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.

Salaries of Area, Ethnic, Culture, & Gender Studies Majors After Graduation

The average area, ethnic, culture, and gender studies major who graduates from a school in Louisiana earns about $27,100 per year during the early years of their career. That's not so great, since it is 32% less than the national average salary of a typical bachelor's degree holder. However, graduates from the schools in this list may make more.

Nationwide, students who earn a bachelor's degree in area, ethnic, culture, and gender studies make more than those who graduate from schools in Louisiana. The national average salary is $29,703.

Average Salary for Area, Ethnic, Culture, & Gender Studies Graduates from Schools in Louisiana  27,100
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54,200
Average Salary for Area, Ethnic, Culture, & Gender Studies Graduates from Schools Nationwide  29,703
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54,200
National Average Salary for All College Grads (Regardless of Major)  39,802
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54,200

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2021 Highest Paid Area, Ethnic, Culture, & Gender Studies Grads in Louisiana

The highest paid area, ethnic, culture, and gender studies majors graduate from the following colleges and universities.

Best Schools for Highly Paid Area, Ethnic, Culture, & Gender Studies Graduates in Louisiana

Tulane University of Louisiana earned the #1 spot in our 2021 rankings. Located in the large city of New Orleans, Tulane is a private not-for-profit school with a fairly large student population.

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Best Area, Ethnic, Culture, & Gender Studies Colleges in the Southeast Region

Explore all the Best Area, Ethnic, Culture, & Gender Studies Colleges in the Southeast Area or other specific states within that region.

State Colleges Degrees Awarded
Mississippi 34 3
Florida 34 211
Virginia 34 272
Georgia 33 181
West Virginia 32 2
Tennessee 32 84
North Carolina 32 489
South Carolina 32 83
Alabama 32 34
Kentucky 31 74
Arkansas 30 1

Area, Ethnic, Culture, & Gender Studies Majors to Study

Major Annual Graduates
Area Studies 19

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Related Major Annual Graduates
Education 1,415
Psychology 1,313
Social Sciences 1,271
Communication & Journalism 894
Family, Consumer & Human Sciences 411

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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).
  • Credit for the banner image above goes to G. Mützel.

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