Does your dream degree lead to your dream salary?
After graduation, cinema studies graduates typically earn high salaries compared to the national average. Top earners make $82,308, while the bottom 20% make closer to $28,019. The median grad salary is $48,022.
Cinema Studies graduate salaries over time
The typical early career salary for someone with a bachelor’s degree in cinema studies is $32,858, and within five years of graduation, this average salary goes up to $44,150.
This chart maps the average workforce wage by years of experience:
Highest paying jobs for cinema studies graduates
As per most recent US census
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