Not everyone cares about the amount of money they’re going to make when they’re deciding on what to major in in college, but if your future salary is at all important to you, you’re definitely going to want to do some research before settling on a field. PayScale just put out a report summarizing data on college majors and their prospective lifetime salaries. Here are the top 15 highest paying college majors.
As an electrical engineer, on average, you have the potential of making up to $118,000 annually. Electrical engineering makes the number fifteen spot for highest paying college major.