Does your ideal degree pay what you expect?

After graduation, botany and related studies graduates typically earn high salaries compared to the national average. Top earners make $76,366, while the bottom 20% make closer to $27,972. The median grad salary is $46,218.

Botany and Related Studies graduate salaries over time

Within five years of graduation, the average salary is $36,198.

This chart maps the average workforce wage by years of experience:

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