Majors and Wages: Once Again Economics Comes Out On Top
From the Wall Street Journal reporting on a study by Joseph G. Altonji, Erica Blom and Costas Meghir of Yale University. I sorted this table by average wage, you can go and sort as you wish. They control for selection, so this is about value added not who chooses which major and which job. The market values the skills and knowledge provided by an economics education. Come get yours at OSU!