Should you pick your degree based on future salary?
After graduation, kinesiology graduates typically earn high salaries compared to the national average. Top earners make $67,406, while the bottom 20% make closer to $27,897. The median grad salary is $43,364.
Kinesiology graduate salaries over time
The typical early career salary for someone with a bachelor’s degree in kinesiology is $31,121, and within five years of graduation, this average salary goes up to $45,772.
This chart maps the average workforce wage by years of experience:
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