Salaries for 2016 college grads are on the rise. Computer Science and Engineering grads continue to lead the pack in terms of starting pay, but all of the top 5 categories saw significant increases over the 2015 numbers. The average starting salaries for all majors was $52,569, which was up 3.8% over 2015.

Salaries Up for 2016 College Grads

Largest Starting Salary Increases

The largest increases between 2015 and 2016 starting salaries are seen in Health Sciences (20.6%) and Mathematics/Statistics (15.6%)

*