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After graduation, architectural engineering graduates typically earn high salaries compared to the national average. Top earners make $123,116, while the bottom 20% make closer to $43,928. The median grad salary is $73,541.
Architectural Engineering graduate salaries over time
The typical early career salary for someone with a bachelor’s degree in architectural engineering is $50,241, and within five years of graduation, this average salary goes up to $65,855.
This chart maps the average workforce wage by years of experience:
Highest paying jobs for architectural engineering graduates
As per most recent US census
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