Foreign Language and Literature Degrees Pay the Most
Lauren Weber for the Wall Street Journal | May 15, 2014
The National Association of Colleges and Employers reports that the top-paying liberal arts majors for 2014 graduates are foreign languages and literature (average starting salary $46,900) and English ($42,200). The results are based on job offers that students accepted earlier this year and were reported by employers in February 2014 primarily through a variety of government surveys.
The lowest-paid? Criminal justice and corrections ($36,200). Even visual-arts majors did marginally better. Read More...