What’s Your Major Worth?

In: Employment Source: Washington Post

24 May 2011

Average earnings of different college bachelor’s degrees. Good to see engineering at the top. The most popular major?: Business – ick. The original study also breaks down earnings by gender and ethnic groups. (related Washington Post article)

image image

2 Responses to What’s Your Major Worth?

Avatar

Val Valerian

May 24th, 2011 at 11:28 am

College Conspiracy : The Largest Scam In U.S. History [62:47]

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VpZtX32sKVE

You wish education … see this excellent video

Avatar

Mike Stucka

May 25th, 2011 at 2:42 pm

Something similar was done some moons back by the Sacramento Bee:

http://www.sacbee.com/2010/11/20/3199703/for-area-job-seekers-not-all-college.html

The second chart, on which majors work in food service, is a great conversation piece. If terrifying.

Comment Form

What is Chart Porn?

An addictive collection of beautiful charts, graphs, maps, and interactive data visualization toys -- on topics from around the world.

  • Explainer Videoly: Very inspiring infographics you guys posted here. Take a look at our latest animated infographics ab [...]
  • toplar oteli: It's actually a nice and helpful piece of info. I'm satisfied that you just shared this helpful in [...]
  • Paket Wisata Murah: Hello my friend! I want to say that this post is awesome, nice written and come with almost all im [...]
  • Acheter Longchamp Le Pliage: Acheter Longchamp Le Pliage,formes Longchamp de coachingle coaching,Sac Longchamp Pliage Taille L,fo [...]
  • Danielle: This is so beautiful! [...]