Post-Graduation Salary and Career Info

Materials Science and Engineering MS

At RIT, you don’t just graduate with a degree, you graduate with the skills and hands-on experience to thrive in your chosen career.

RIT publishes full-time salaries, outcome rates, and typical job titles for graduates within six months of graduation.

First-Year Full-Time Salary of RIT Materials Science and Engineering MS Graduates

$79,400

Average

$77,000

Median

Data is collected annually, and RIT graduate outcomes are from the class of 2022.

Student Outcomes 

100%

Outcome Rates for Materials Science and Engineering MS

Total percentage of graduates who have entered the workforce, enrolled in full-time graduate study, or are pursuing alternative plans (military service, volunteering, etc.).

89.66%

Knowledge Rate

Total percentage of graduates for whom RIT has verifiable data, compared to national average knowledge rate of 41% per NACE.
Outcome % of Students
Employed 83.33%
Full-time Graduate Study 16.67%
Alternative Plans 0%
Outcome % of Students
Employed 83.33%
Full-time Graduate Study 16.67%
Alternative Plans 0%

Application Engineer; Process Engineer; Chemical Engineer; Automation Engineer; Product Development Specialist; Material Scientist; Optimized Operations Engineer; Process Engineer; Research Associate; Validation Engineer

3M; Global Foundries; Intel Corporation; Samsung Austin Semiconductor; TOYOTA;  Xerox Corporation; United Launch Alliance; TSMC; Soanne Labs; Sionic Energy; NovolBio; Northrop Grumman; NexGen Power Systems; Johns Hopkins University Applied Physics Laboratory; Javlyn Process Systems, LLC; JADAK LLC; Evidera; Cree | Wolfspeed; Boston Scientific; BAE Systems, Inc.; ASML; Arxada (formerly Lonza); ALSTOM; Air Force Office of Special Investigation

Drexel University; University of California, Berkeley; University at Buffalo

Career Services Contact

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Kris Stehler
Assistant Director
585‑475‑5468