Were you the kid who drove your parents crazy taking the toasters apart and putting them back together? Engineering majors have excellent problem solving skills and a knack for developing products, devices, and systems. Three jobs held by engineering majors include:
CHEMICAL ENGINEER II Median Salary: $75,225 30-Year Earnings: $4,436,768 ROI of Degree Earner Attending Public College: 118% ROI of Degree Earner Attending Private College: 35%
MECHANICAL ENGINEER II Median Salary: $71,715 30-Year Earnings: $4,229,748 ROI of Degree Earner Attending Public College: 112% ROI of Degree Earner Attending Private College: 34%
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