A high salary does not necessarily mean high satisfaction.
After graduation, plant sciences graduates typically earn high salaries compared to the national average. Top earners make $80,662, while the bottom 20% make closer to $33,621. The median grad salary is $52,076.
Plant Sciences graduate salaries over time
The typical early career salary for someone with a bachelor’s degree in plant sciences is $33,526, and within five years of graduation, this average salary goes up to $43,594.
This chart maps the average workforce wage by years of experience:
Pro tipStill unsure if a degree in plant sciences is your calling? Read our comprehensive guide on choosing a career
Discover what you’ll learn—and what you can do after you graduate.Read about Overview