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Projected starting-salary offers for bachelor's-degree candidates (nonexhaustive list)

Major: Chemical engineering
Average Salary Offer: 44,638
Percent Change Since Last Year: 4.3

Major: Computer engineering
Average Salary Offer: 43,416
Percent Change Since Last Year: 5.4

Major: Electrical engineering
Average Salary Offer: 43,245
Percent Change Since Last Year: 5.0

Major: Mechanical engineering
Average Salary Offer: 42,399
Percent Change Since Last Year: 4.5

Major: Computer science
Average Salary Offer: 41,658
Percent Change Since Last Year: 5.5

Major: Information sciences
Average Salary Offer: 40,230
Percent Change Since Last Year: 5.9

Major: MIS
Average Salary Offer: 38,642
Percent Change Since Last Year: 5.2

Major: Economics/finance
Average Salary Offer: 34,699
Percent Change Since Last Year: 4.1

Major: Accounting
Average Salary Offer: 32,991
Percent Change Since Last Year: 4.3

Major: Business administration
Average Salary Offer: 31, 425
Percent Change Since Last Year: 4.4

Major: Marketing/marketing management
Average Salary Offer: 30,895
Percent Change Since Last Year: 4.1

Major: Liberal arts
Average Salary Offer: 30,365
Percent Change Since Last Year: 3.6

Source: National Association of Colleges and Employers, Job Outlook

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