Just a few short years ago the news for college grads was all doom and gloom. It was virtually a guarantee, it was said, you’d graduate and move straight into your parents’ basement.
Fast forward to 2013: the light at the end of the tunnel is getting closer (and it isn’t an oncoming train).
The average starting salary for college graduates has risen to $45,000… up 5.2% from 2012. However, salary ranges for recent grads vary widely… and it seems your college major has a significant impact on where you’ll fall on the entry-level salary scale, as shown in this infographic from Open Colleges:
How are you, and your college major, doing compared to other graduates?