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2021 Highest Paid Fisheries Sciences Graduates in Minnesota

48 Bachelor's Degrees
$24,600 Avg Salary
$19,449 Avg Student Debt

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Highest Paid Fisheries Sciences Graduates in MinnesotaWith 48 bachelor's degrees handed out in 2018-2019, fisheries sciences is the #108 most popular major in Minnesota. This means that of the 405 bachelor's that were awarded in the country, 0.0% were from a college or university 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 Fisheries Graduates ranking, along with many other major-related rankings, to help you make that decision.

For this year's Highest Paid Fisheries Sciences Graduates in Minnesota ranking, we looked at 1 colleges that offer a bachelor's in fisheries.

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.

Comparing Average Salaries of Fisheries Sciences Majors

After graduation, fisheries sciences majors from schools in Minnesota earn an average salary of $24,600 per year. If salary is one of the most important things on your career list, you may be disappointed to hear that this is 38% less than the salary of a typical college graduate.

The national average salary for graduates with a bachelor's degree in fisheries is $26,120. That's about 6% more that the average salary of graduates from schools in Minnesota.

Average Salary for Fisheries Graduates from Schools in Minnesota  24,600
Average Salary for Fisheries Graduates from Schools Nationwide  26,120
National Average Salary for All College Grads (Regardless of Major)  39,802

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2021 Highest Paid Fisheries Sciences Grads in Minnesota

The highest paid fisheries majors graduate from the following colleges and universities.

Best Schools for Highly Paid Fisheries Graduates in Minnesota

The #1 spot in this year's ranking belongs to University of Minnesota - Twin Cities. Located in the city of Minneapolis, UMN Twin Cities is a public college with a fairly large student population. Upon graduating with a bachelor's degree, fisheries majors make an average salary of $24,600.

After completing their bachelor's degree, fisheries graduates from UMN Twin Cities carry an average student debtload of $19,327. Assuming that a graduate chooses a 10-year repayment plan, the average monthly loan payment is $202.

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State Colleges Degrees Awarded

Fisheries Sciences is one of 5 different types of Natural Resources & Conservation programs to choose from.

Majors Similar to Fisheries

Related Major Annual Graduates
Natural Resources Conservation 367
Forestry 47
Wildlife Management 21

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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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