Colleges With The Highest-Paid Grads

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Graduates from these colleges earn the highest salaries in the country, according to data from PayScale.com.

1. Princeton University
  • Mid-career salary: $137,000.
  • Starting salary: $58,300.
  • percentage of grads who think their job is meaningful: 49%.

2. Harvey Mudd College
  • Mid-career salary: $135,000.
  • Starting salary: $66,800.
  • percentage of grads who think their job is meaningful: 59%.

3. California Institute of Technology
  • Mid-career salary: $127,000.
  • Starting salary: $67,400.
  • percentage of grads who think their job is meaningful: 58%.

4. U.S. Naval Academy At Annapolis
  • Mid-career salary: $122,000.
  • Starting salary: $72,200.
  • percentage of grads who think their job is meaningful: N/A.

5. U.S. Military Academy at West Point
  • Mid-career salary: $120,000.
  • Starting salary: $76,000.
  • percentage of grads who think their job is meaningful: N/A.

-- See the rest of the highest-paid grads at CNNMoney.


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