Does your ideal degree pay what you expect?

After graduation, security science and technology graduates typically earn high salaries compared to the national average.

Security Science and Technology graduate salaries over time

The typical early career salary for someone with a bachelor’s degree in security science and technology is $65,410, and within five years of graduation, this average salary goes up to $69,557.

This chart maps the average workforce wage by years of experience:

Wage ($USD)

Wage Range Median Wage

Years of work experience

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