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2021 Highest Paid Foreign Languages & Linguistics Graduates in Rhode Island

225 Bachelor's Degrees
$43,900 Avg Salary
$23,586 Avg Student Debt

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Highest Paid Foreign Languages & Linguistics Graduates in Rhode IslandWith 225 bachelor's degrees handed out in 2018-2019, foreign languages and linguistics is the #18 most popular major in Rhode Island. This means that of the 24,008 bachelor's that were awarded in the country, 0.0% were from a college or university in the state. The foreign languages and linguistics 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 Foreign Languages & Linguistics Graduates.

This year's Highest Paid Foreign Languages & Linguistics Graduates in Rhode Island ranking analyzed 1 colleges that offered a bachelor's degree in foreign languages and linguistics.

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 Foreign Languages & Linguistics Majors After Graduation

After graduating, foreign languages and linguistics majors that go to school in Rhode Island go on to jobs making an average of $43,900 per year. This is 10% higher than the average college graduate, who only makes around $39,802 a year.

Nationwide, the average salary for graduates with a bachelor's degree in foreign languages and linguistics is $28,955. This means that degree holders from schools in Rhode Island make 52% more than their countrywide peers.

Average Salary for Foreign Languages & Linguistics Graduates from Schools in Rhode Island  43,900
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Average Salary for Foreign Languages & Linguistics Graduates from Schools Nationwide  28,955
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87,800
National Average Salary for All College Grads (Regardless of Major)  39,802
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2021 Highest Paid Foreign Languages & Linguistics Grads in Rhode Island

The following colleges produce the highest paid foreign languages and linguistics graduates.

Best Schools for Highly Paid Foreign Languages & Linguistics Graduates in Rhode Island

#1

Brown University

Providence, RI

Brown University comes in at #1 in this year's ranking. Located in the medium-sized city of Providence, Brown is a private not-for-profit college with a fairly large student population.

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#2

Providence College

Providence, RI

Providence College landed the #2 spot in our 2021 rankings for highest paid foreign languages and linguistics school. Located in the midsize city of Providence, Providence is a private not-for-profit school with a small student population.

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Our rankings recognize University of Rhode Island as the #3 school in this year's rankings. URI is a fairly large public school located in the suburb of Kingston.

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Our rankings recognize Roger Williams University as the #4 school in this year's rankings. RWU is a small private not-for-profit school located in the suburb of Bristol.

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#5

Salve Regina University

Newport, RI

Salve Regina University landed the #5 spot in our 2021 rankings for highest paid foreign languages and linguistics school. Located in the suburb of Newport, Salve Regina is a private not-for-profit college with a small student population.

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Rhode Island College

Providence, RI

Rhode Island College earned the #6 spot in our 2021 rankings. RIC is a medium-sized public school located in the large suburb of Providence.

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Best Foreign Languages & Linguistics Colleges in the New England Region

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State Colleges Degrees Awarded
Vermont 33 139
Maine 32 83
Massachusetts 32 1,034
New Hampshire 31 122
Connecticut 31 230

Foreign Languages & Linguistics Majors to Study

Major Annual Graduates
Romance Languages 109
Germanic Languages 36
Linguistics & Comparative Literature 33
Classical Languages & Literature 27
East Asian Languages 20

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Related Major Annual Graduates
Visual & Performing Arts 695
English Language & Literature 330
Philosophy & Religious Studies 64
Liberal Arts / Sciences & Humanities 50
Theology & Religious Vocations 2

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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 John Stephen Dwyer.

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