Average Salary Offers

2015 - 2016 Graduates (BS degrees)

Degree Average Salary Offers
Applied Biological Sciences *
Chemical Engineering $67,235 
Chemistry *
Civil & Environmental Engineering $53,841
Computer Engineering $68,300
Computer Science $72,152
Electrical Engineering $64,600
Geology
Geological Engineering  $50,231
Industrial Engineering & Engineering Mgmt. $58,525
Interdisciplinary Sciences *
Mathematics *
Mechanical Engineering $62,278
Metallurgical Engineering $62,542
Mining Engineering $62,728
Physics *
School of Mines Overall $62,929

* Pursuing graduate degrees or fewer than 5 salary offers reported.  



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PLACEMENT


96

PERCENT


349

GRADUATES


187

EMPLOYERS


$63,000

SALARY


36

STATES


Data based on most recently
completed academic year

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