The Answer Sheet: College majors; Lifetime Earnings


Posted at 03:49 PM ET, 10/10/2012

The ‘right’ college major can mean big bucks, according to Census data

New data from the U.S. Census Bureau reveals that people who took certain college majors (think engineering) wind up earning more than $1 million more than those with other majors (think education) over the course of a career.

By Valerie Strauss  |  03:49 PM ET, 10/10/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  College majors; Lifetime Earnings, Compensation