Is the cost of this degree worth the salary it leads to?

After graduation, precision metal working graduates typically earn high salaries compared to the national average. Top earners make $99,517, while the bottom 20% make closer to $29,867. The median grad salary is $54,519.

Precision Metal Working graduate salaries over time

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