Does your dream degree lead to your dream salary?
After graduation, epidemiology graduates typically earn high salaries compared to the national average. Top earners make $72,068, while the bottom 20% make closer to $37,181. The median grad salary is $51,764.
Epidemiology graduate salaries over time
The typical early career salary for someone with a bachelor’s degree in epidemiology is $29,996, and within five years of graduation, this average salary goes up to $50,137.
This chart maps the average workforce wage by years of experience:
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