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2021 Highest Paid Natural Resources Conservation Graduates in New Hampshire

362 Bachelor's Degrees
$32,175 Avg Salary
$24,134 Avg Student Debt

Finding the Best Natural Resources Conservation School for You

Highest Paid Natural Resources Conservation Graduates in New HampshireIn 2018-2019, 362 bachelor's degrees were awarded to natural resources conservation students who went to a New Hampshire college or university. This makes it the #14 most popular major in the state. This means that 2.2% of the degrees earned in the country were from a school in the state. The conservation 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 Conservation Graduates.

This year's Highest Paid Natural Resources Conservation Graduates in New Hampshire ranking looked at 4 colleges that offer a bachelor's in conservation.

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 Natural Resources Conservation Majors

The average natural resources conservation major who graduates from a school in New Hampshire earns about $32,175 per year during the early years of their career. Unfortunately, that is 19% less than the average salary of a typical college graduate. However, graduates from the schools below may make more than this.

Looking at conservation schools across the country, we see that the nationwide average salary for graduates in this field is $30,240. This means that graduates from schools in New Hampshire make 6% more than the national average.

Average Salary for Conservation Graduates from Schools in New Hampshire  32,175
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64,400
Average Salary for Conservation Graduates from Schools Nationwide  30,240
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64,400
National Average Salary for All College Grads (Regardless of Major)  39,802
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64,400

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2021 Highest Paid Natural Resources Conservation Grads in New Hampshire

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Best Schools for Highly Paid Conservation Graduates in New Hampshire

Southern New Hampshire University comes in at #1 in this year's ranking. SNHU is a very large private not-for-profit school located in the suburb of Manchester. Upon graduating with a bachelor's degree, conservation majors make an average salary of $36,100.

On average, conservation graduates from SNHU take out $16,291 in student loans while working on their bachelor's degree. When it comes time to repay the loan, graduates who are on a 10-year repayment plan pay an average monthly payment of $161.

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University of New Hampshire - Main Campus landed the #2 spot in our 2021 rankings for highest paid natural resources conservation school. UNH is a large public school located in the small suburb of Durham. Upon graduating with a bachelor's degree, conservation majors make an average salary of $33,900.

On average, conservation graduates from UNH take out $25,630 in student loans while working on their bachelor's degree. Assuming that a graduate chooses a 10-year repayment plan, the average monthly loan payment is $280.

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Our rankings recognize Plymouth State University as the #3 school in this year's rankings. Located in the remote town of Plymouth, Plymouth State is a public school with a small student population. The average salary for a student who gets a bachelor's degree in conservation from the school is $30,400.

On average, conservation graduates from Plymouth State take out $25,065 in student loans while working on their bachelor's degree. Assuming that a graduate chooses a 10-year repayment plan, the average monthly loan payment is $280.

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Keene State College

Keene, NH

Keene State College landed the #4 spot in our 2021 rankings for highest paid natural resources conservation school. Located in the town of Keene, Keene State is a public school with a small student population. The average salary for a student who gets a bachelor's degree in conservation from the school is $28,300.

After completing their bachelor's degree, conservation graduates from Keene State carry an average student debtload of $24,130. Assuming that a graduate chooses a 10-year repayment plan, the average monthly loan payment is $280.

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Best Natural Resources Conservation Colleges in the New England Region

Explore all the Best Natural Resources Conservation Colleges in the New England Area or other specific states within that region.

State Colleges Degrees Awarded
Massachusetts 225 806
Connecticut 176 190
Rhode Island 156 72
Maine 152 224
Vermont 148 319

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

Related Major Annual Graduates
Natural Resource Management 27
Wildlife Management 26
Forestry 5

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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 Lynn Betts.

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