15 College Degrees That Make The Most Money

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1. Petroleum Engineer
Mid-Career Salary: $176,000

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When it comes to majors it does not get much better than Petroleum Engineering. You will have a starting salary that most people will work their whole lives for. This job involves finding, monitoring and maintaining hydrocarbon reservoirs to get crude oil and natural gas. As these reservoirs become scare and harder to get to, the demand for petroleum engineers rises.

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