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2021 Highest Paid Statistics Graduates in the The Plains States Region

374 Bachelor's Degrees
$49,450 Avg Salary
$19,714 Avg Student Debt

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Highest Paid Statistics Graduates in the The Plains States RegionOut of all the majors we analyze each year, statistics was ranked #85 in the country. In fact 4,428 bachelor's degrees were handed out in 2018-2019. Of those degrees, 374 went to students in the The Plains States region of the United States. The stats 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 Stats Graduates.

This year's Highest Paid Statistics Graduates in the The Plains States Region ranking looked at 2 colleges that offer a bachelor's in stats.

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 Statistics Majors Make After Graduation?

After graduation, statistics majors from schools in the The Plains States Region earn an average salary of $49,450 per year. This is great news for these degree holders since it is 24% more than the national average of $39,802 for typical college graduates!

On a nationwide level, stats majors with a bachelor's degree earn an average salary of $55,352. That's 11% more than salaries for students who graduate from schools in the The Plains States Region .

Average Salary for Stats Graduates from Schools in the The Plains States Region  49,450
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Average Salary for Stats Graduates from Schools Nationwide  55,352
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National Average Salary for All College Grads (Regardless of Major)  39,802
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2021 Highest Paid Statistics Grads in The Plains States

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Top 10 Best Schools for Highly Paid Stats Graduates in the The Plains States Region

The #1 spot in this year's ranking belongs to University of St Thomas Minnesota. UST MN is a moderately-sized private not-for-profit school located in the city of Saint Paul.

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University of Iowa

Iowa City, IA

University of Iowa comes in at #2 in this year's ranking. Iowa is a very large public school located in the city of Iowa City.

The average amount in student loans that stats majors at Iowa take out while working on their bachelor's is $22,682.

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#3

Luther College

Decorah, IA

The #3 spot in this year's ranking belongs to Luther College. Located in the town of Decorah, Luther is a private not-for-profit school with a small student population.

The average amount in student loans that stats majors at Luther take out while working on their bachelor's is $23,855.

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Iowa State University comes in at #4 in this year's ranking. Located in the small city of Ames, Iowa State is a public college with a fairly large student population.

Stats majors at Iowa State take out an average of $19,299 in student loans while working on their bachelor's degree.

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University of Missouri - Columbia comes in at #5 in this year's ranking. Located in the midsize city of Columbia, Mizzou is a public school with a fairly large student population.

After completing their bachelor's degree, stats graduates from Mizzou carry an average student debtload of $21,848. This translates to an average monthly loan payment of $208, based on a 10-year repayment plan.

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Saint Cloud State University

Saint Cloud, MN

Our rankings recognize Saint Cloud State University as the #6 school in this year's rankings. Located in the small city of Saint Cloud, St. Cloud State University is a public college with a fairly large student population.

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Kansas State University

Manhattan, KS

Kansas State University landed the #7 spot in our 2021 rankings for highest paid statistics school. Located in the small city of Manhattan, K - State is a public school with a very large student population.

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The #8 spot in this year's ranking belongs to University of Minnesota - Twin Cities. UMN Twin Cities is a fairly large public school located in the large city of Minneapolis. The average salary for a student who gets a bachelor's degree in stats from the school is $48,300.

Stats majors at UMN Twin Cities take out an average of $21,554 in student loans while working on their bachelor's degree. The average monthly payment of a loan this size is about $242, assuming that the borrower is on a 10-year repayment plan.

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University of Northern Iowa

Cedar Falls, IA

Our rankings recognize University of Northern Iowa as the #9 school in this year's rankings. Located in the city of Cedar Falls, UNI is a public school with a large student population.

While working on their bachelor's, stats majors at UNI accumulate an average of around $16,168 in student debt.

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Our rankings recognize North Dakota State University - Main Campus as the #10 school in this year's rankings. North Dakota State University is a large public school located in the city of Fargo.

Stats majors at North Dakota State University take out an average of $18,170 in student loans while working on their bachelor's degree.

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Best Statistics Colleges by State

Explore the best statistics colleges for a specific state in this the The Plains States region.

State Colleges Degrees Awarded
Missouri 217 48
Minnesota 210 174
Iowa 193 109
Kansas 175 15
South Dakota 142 16
North Dakota 141 12

One of 3 majors within the Mathematics & Statistics area of study, Statistics has other similar majors worth exploring.

Related Major Annual Graduates
Mathematics 1,773
Applied Mathematics 73
Other Statistics 23

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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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