Salary and Career Info

This data has been gathered from RIT co-op students and graduates by the RIT Office of Career Services and Cooperative Education. Click on the program names for more details.

Note: Table cells with "ID" indicate that insufficient data exists for that cell.

Co-op Min Co-op Avg Co-op Max Full Time
(Entry Level) Median
3D Digital Design BFA $15.00 $24.45 $29.39 ID
Accounting MS ID ID ID ID
Advertising and Public Relations BS $11.35 $16.46 $22.00 $35,360
Applied and Computational Mathematics MS ID ID ID $90,000
Applied Arts and Sciences BS $11.00 $17.58 $43.00 $52,000
Applied Mathematics BS $13.00 $18.68 $22.50 $68,500
Applied Modern Language and Culture BS ID ID ID ID
Applied Statistics and Actuarial Science BS $17.00 $20.33 $24.00 $62,000
Applied Statistics MS $12.00 $19.86 $24.00 $90,900
Architecture M.Arch. $12.00 $16.00 $20.00 $40,000
ASL-English Interpretation BS ID ID ID ID
Astrophysical Sciences and Technology MS ID ID ID ID
Astrophysical Sciences and Technology Ph.D. ID ID ID ID
Biochemistry BS $12.50 $14.25 $16.00 ID
Bioinformatics and Computational Biology BS $14.37 $15.57 $17.50 ID
Bioinformatics MS ID ID ID ID
Biology BS ID ID ID $36,660
Biomedical Engineering BS $10.00 $18.54 $28.50 $70,000
Biomedical Sciences BS $11.10 $14.61 $22.50 $35,000
Biotechnology and Molecular Bioscience BS $12.00 $19.80 $24.50 $43,300
Business Administration MBA $12.00 $16.63 $22.00 $64,600
Business Administration: Accounting BS $12.00 $16.07 $31.73 $46,000
Business Administration: Finance BS $10.00 $18.05 $37.00 $55,500
Business Administration: International Business BS ID ID ID $55,000
Business Administration: Management BS $11.10 $12.74 $15.00 $55,000
Business Administration: Marketing BS $11.00 $12.49 $20.00 $42,500
Business Administration–Accounting MBA ID ID ID ID
Business Administration–Executive MBA ID ID ID ID
Business Administration–Online Executive MBA ID ID ID $102,500
Business Analytics MS $16.00 $26.00 $42.00 $52,000
Ceramics MFA ID ID ID ID
Chemical Engineering BS $11.10 $18.81 $36.83 $60,763
Chemistry BS $11.10 $17.49 $26.00 ID
Chemistry MS ID ID ID ID
Civil Engineering Technology BS $11.50 $16.92 $28.00 $58,500
Color Science MS ID ID ID ID
Color Science Ph.D. $18.00 $38.85 $52.00 ID
Communication BS $11.00 $12.30 $15.00 ID
Communication MS ID ID ID ID
Communication Networks MS ID ID ID ID
Computational Finance MS $18.00 $23.67 $30.00 $70,000
Computational Mathematics BS $15.00 $24.20 $46.87 $79,750
Computer Engineering BS $10.00 $22.43 $55.00 $80,080
Computer Engineering MS $20.00 $24.50 $36.00 $104,500
Computer Engineering Technology BS $10.00 $20.15 $46.82 $67,758
Computer Science BS $10.00 $23.99 $60.00 $86,500
Computer Science MS $12.50 $29.17 $65.00 $100,000
Computing and Information Sciences Ph.D. $16.00 $40.50 $60.00 ID
Computing and Information Technologies BS $12.00 $18.87 $35.00 $75,000
Computing Security BS $8.00 $21.56 $40.00 $77,500
Computing Security MS $12.00 $23.00 $37.00 $78,000
Construction Management MS ID ID ID ID
Criminal Justice BS $11.10 $13.03 $14.00 ID
Criminal Justice MS ID ID ID ID
Data Science MS ID ID ID ID
Diagnostic Medical Sonography (Ultrasound) BS ID ID ID ID
Dietetics and Nutrition BS $10.35 $13.12 $19.13 ID
Digital Humanities and Social Sciences BS $11.10 $12.73 $16.00 ID
Economics BS ID ID ID ID
Electrical Engineering BS $10.00 $19.92 $45.00 $69,750
Electrical Engineering MS $10.00 $25.00 $42.00 $83,700
Electrical Engineering Technology BS $10.10 $18.75 $32.45 $70,000
Electrical Mechanical Engineering Technology BS $11.00 $18.60 $28.60 $62,300
Engineering Management ME ID ID ID $70,000
Engineering Ph.D. $34.00 $38.93 $40.87 ID
Entrepreneurship and Innovative Ventures MS ID ID ID ID
Environmental Science BS $11.60 $19.20 $25.00 $35,000
Environmental Science MS ID ID ID ID
Environmental Sustainability, Health and Safety BS $14.00 $19.70 $33.90 $60,000
Environmental, Health and Safety Management MS $15.00 $20.65 $25.00 $60,000
Exercise Science BS ID ID ID ID
Experimental Psychology MS ID ID ID ID
Film and Animation BFA ID ID ID $50,300
Film and Animation MFA $10.00 $13.00 $26.00 ID
Finance MS ID ID ID ID
Fine Arts Studio MFA ID ID ID ID
Furniture Design MFA ID ID ID ID
Game Design and Development BS $8.50 $20.15 $47.80 $65,000
Game Design and Development MS $12.00 $28.14 $43.27 $70,000
Glass MFA ID ID ID ID
Global Supply Chain Management MS ID ID ID ID
Graphic Design BFA $11.00 $16.03 $30.00 $40,000
Health and Well-being Management MS ID ID ID ID
Health Care Interpretation MS ID ID ID ID
Health Informatics MS ID ID ID ID
Health Systems Management MS ID ID ID $62,000
Hospitality and Tourism Management BS $7.50 $12.88 $20.00 $42,500
Hospitality and Tourism Management MS ID ID ID ID
Human Resource Development MS ID ID ID ID
Human-Centered Computing BS $12.00 $19.18 $36.00 ID
Human-Computer Interaction MS $17.50 $26.49 $40.00 $81,501
Illustration BFA ID ID ID $27,480
Imaging Science BS $11.00 $25.90 $40.80 $75,000
Imaging Science MS $16.00 $29.72 $57.75 ID
Imaging Science Ph.D. $24.00 $38.77 $57.75 ID
Industrial and Systems Engineering ME $15.00 $24.60 $36.00 ID
Industrial and Systems Engineering MS $15.00 $24.60 $36.00 ID
Industrial Design BFA $16.00 $22.96 $50.00 $50,000
Industrial Design MFA $15.00 $20.17 $42.00 ID
Industrial Engineering BS $12.00 $19.11 $41.00 $65,542
Information Sciences and Technologies MS $17.50 $28.09 $52.08 $80,260
Integrative Design MS ID ID ID ID
Interior Design BFA $12.00 $15.32 $19.00 $56,000
International and Global Studies BS ID ID ID ID
Journalism BS $12.00 $14.66 $17.00 ID
Management Information Systems (MIS) BS $9.38 $19.04 $40.00 $65,000
Manufacturing and Mechanical Systems Integration MS $17.00 $23.30 $35.00 $75,000
Manufacturing Leadership MS ID ID ID ID
Materials Science and Engineering MS ID ID ID $72,000
Mathematical Modeling Ph.D. ID ID ID ID
Mechanical Engineering BS $11.00 $19.40 $40.00 $65,000
Mechanical Engineering ME $12.00 $23.41 $45.00 $75,000
Mechanical Engineering MS $12.00 $23.41 $45.00 $75,000
Mechanical Engineering Technology BS $11.00 $18.76 $32.00 $62,000
Mechatronics Engineering Technology BS $11.00 $18.60 $28.60 $62,300
Media Arts and Technology BS $8.00 $13.60 $18.00 $32,240
Media Arts and Technology MS ID ID ID ID
Medical Illustration BFA $12.00 $13.00 $15.00 ID
Medical Illustration MFA ID ID ID ID
Metals and Jewelry Design MFA $16.50 $20.70 $27.00 ID
Microelectronic Engineering BS $12.00 $22.34 $32.90 $71,500
Microelectronic Engineering MS $29.00 $31.51 $35.05 $75,000
Microelectronics Manufacturing Engineering ME $29.00 $31.50 $35.00 $75,000
Microsystems Engineering Ph.D. ID ID ID ID
Motion Picture Science BS $0.00 $0.00 $0.00 $65,000
Museum Studies BS $11.10 $14.50 $16.00 ID
New Media Design BFA $11.10 $23.78 $46.00 $70,000
New Media Interactive Development BS $8.50 $19.69 $47.00 $65,000
Nutritional Sciences BS $10.35 $12.83 $18.93 ID
Packaging Science BS $11.00 $20.89 $40.00 $64,000
Packaging Science MS $15.00 $26.41 $45.00 ID
Philosophy BS ID ID ID ID
Photographic and Imaging Arts BFA ID ID ID $37,600
Photographic Sciences BS ID ID ID $44,500
Photography and Related Media MFA ID ID ID ID
Physician Assistant BS/MS ID ID ID $94,500
Physics BS $13.00 $22.10 $28.00 $57,000
Physics MS ID ID ID ID
Political Science BS ID ID ID ID
Print Media MS $12.50 $20.11 $27.33 ID
Product Development MS ID ID ID $77,500
Professional Studies MS $12.00 $21.10 $48.00 ID
Psychology BS $8.00 $12.23 $19.11 ID
Public Policy BS ID ID ID ID
Robotics and Manufacturing Engineering Technology BS $15.00 $19.75 $26.50 $69,500
School Psychology MS ID ID ID ID
Science, Technology and Public Policy MS ID ID ID ID
Secondary Education of Students Who Are Deaf or Hard of Hearing MS ID ID ID ID
Service Leadership and Innovation MS ID ID ID ID
Sociology and Anthropology BS $10.25 $11.63 $13.00 ID
Software Engineering BS $10.00 $22.00 $60.00 $75,000
Software Engineering MS $12.00 $25.00 $45.00 $102,000
Studio Arts BFA ID ID ID ID
Supply Chain Management BS $11.25 $15.36 $21.00 ID
Sustainability Ph.D. $20.00 $26.91 $45.57 $55,000
Sustainable Engineering ME $14.55 $22.89 $36.00 $69,000
Sustainable Engineering MS $14.55 $22.89 $36.00 $69,000
Sustainable Systems MS $20.00 $28.83 $40.00 $75,000
Technology Innovation Management and Entrepreneurship MS ID ID ID ID
Telecommunications Engineering Technology MS $15.00 $27.00 $40.00 $71,500
Visual Arts–All Grades (Art Education) MST ID ID ID ID
Visual Communication Design MFA $12.00 $27.06 $60.00 $80,000
Web and Mobile Computing BS $8.15 $21.74 $40.00 $75,000