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Salary by Education Level Statistics

Average Salary by Highest Education Level Achieved Data
Average High School Degree Salary $32,552
Average Associate Degree Salary $39,884
Average Bachelor’s Degree Salary $53,976
Unemployment Rate for someone with less than a High School Diploma 14.9%
Unemployment Rate for a high school graduate 10.3%
Unemployment Rate for an Associates Degree holder 7.0%
Unemployment Rate for a Bachelor’s Degree holder 4.7%
Average yearly tuition cost of a 2-Year Public College $9,139
Average yearly tuition cost of a 4-Year Public College $16,482
Average yearly tuition cost of a 4-Year Private College $32,1933
Percent of tuition loans that become delinquent within five years 41%
Average student loan debt for graduates $34,400
Total outstanding student loan debt in 2015 $1.1 Trillion
Total outstanding student loan debt in 2010 $840 Billion
Statistic & Data References
Sources: College Board
Date research was conducted: August 27th, 2015