Mid-career median salary:
$113,000 (Tie) Starting median salary:
The Polytechnic Institute of New York University is NYU’s technology and engineering college. It is the eighth-highest ranked school for salary among all colleges and the fourth-highest ranked among engineering schools. The school’s graduates also have an exceptionally high starting median salary, as do many of the engineering schools. According to Barbara Hall, associate provost for enrollment services and interim director of student affairs at NYU-Poly, “The field [of engineering] has historically held a place among top salary lists even during times of economic strain. It should continue to do so.”
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