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The average starting salary, by major, Mizzou Engineering students earn:

2015

  • Biological Engineering: $55,300
  • Chemical Engineering: $65,100
  • Civil Engineering: $50,352
  • Computer Science: $65,375
  • Electrical & Computer Engineering: $63,397
  • Industrial Engineering: $59,363
  • Information Technology: $53,618
  • Mechanical Engineering: $59,475

Note: Information from the average salaries taken from student survey

2014

  • Biological Engineering: $54,538
  • Chemical Engineering: $61,400
  • Civil Engineering: $52,894
  • Computer Engineering: $48,250
  • Electrical Engineering: $66,606
  • Electrical & Computer Engineering: $61,853
  • Computer Science: $55,076
  • Industrial Engineering: $59,884
  • Information Technology: $52,454
  • Mechanical Engineering: $58,136

2013

  • Biological Engineering: $51,000
  • Chemical Engineering: $67,838
  • Civil Engineering: $53,000
  • Computer Engineering: No Information
  • Electrical Engineering: $63,249
  • Electrical & Computer Engineering: $63,000
  • Computer Science: No Information
  • Industrial Engineering: $60,000
  • Information Technology: $46,250
  • Mechanical Engineering: $61,018

2012

  • Biological Engineering: $44,918
  • Chemical Engineering: $61,936
  • Civil Engineering: $52,129
  • Computer Engineering: $55,667
  • Electrical Engineering: $57,406
  • Electrical & Computer Engineering: $61,667
  • Computer Science: $61,211
  • Industrial Engineering: $56,385
  • Information Technology: $47,065
  • Mechanical Engineering: $56,599

2011

  • Biological Engineering: $60,300
  • Chemical Engineering: $64,800
  • Civil Engineering: $48,700
  • Computer Science: $59,300
  • Information Technology: $57,300
  • Electrical Engineering: $48,300
  • Computer Engineering: $57,200
  • Industrial Engineering: $57,200
  • Mechanical Engineering: $57,800

2010

  • Biological Engineering: $45,000*
  • Chemical Engineering: $67,300
  • Civil Engineering: $49,000
  • Computer Science: $55,500
  • Information Technology: $36,500**
  • Electrical Engineering: $56,900
  • Computer Engineering: $54,600
  • Industrial Engineering: $48,400
  • Mechanical Engineering: $55,500

* Only 2 reporting 60 days after graduation
** Only 3 reporting 60 days after graduation
Overall placement rate 68%
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2009

  • Biological Engineering: n/a**
  • Chemical Engineering: $61,143
  • Civil Engineering: $50,116
  • Computer Science/IT: $48,980
  • Electrical and/or Computer Engineering:$58,428
  • Industrial Engineering: $54,100
  • Mechanical Engineering: $54,810

** Only 2 reporting
* 50% Reporting