10 Shockingly High College Degree Salary Rates
Petroleum Engineering (Master’s)
And number goes to a top 10 favorite, the field of engineering, specifically in petroleum engineering. Petroleum engineers specialize in oil mining, and formulating methods for extracting natural gases. The job works with natural or crude oils, and works with hydrocarbons. As long as we are all pumping gas into our cars, this degree will hold the number one spot.
Early Career Pay: $96,500
Mid-Career Pay: $173,000