Does your dream degree lead to your dream salary?
After graduation, hydrology graduates typically earn high salaries compared to the national average. Top earners make $97,286, while the bottom 20% make closer to $42,340. The median grad salary is $64,180.
Hydrology graduate salaries over time
The typical early career salary for someone with a bachelor’s degree in hydrology is $34,917, and within five years of graduation, this average salary goes up to $40,826.
This chart maps the average workforce wage by years of experience:
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