2009 Connecticut Engineering Employment Data*
|Computer Hardware Engineers||390|
Most lucrative college degrees
|Field||Average Starting Salary|
|Computer Engineering||$ 61,738|
|Chemical Engineering||$ 64,902|
|Electrical Engineering||$ 60,125|
|Mechanical Engineering||$ 58,766|
|Computer Science||$ 61,407|
|Industrial Engineering||$ 58,358|
|Agricultural Engineering||$ 54,352|
|Biomedical Engineering||$ 54,158|
|Actuarial Science||$ 56,320|
* Source: U.S. Dept. of Labor, Bureau of Labor Statistics, www.bls.gov
** Source: CNN here.
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