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Facts About the Income of Graduates


How much more does a college graduate earn than one with just a high school diploma?

Attaining a higher level of education beyond high school has consistently been linked to both lower levels of unemployment and higher levels of earning. The annual median wage of Minnesota's college graduates increase with each additional level of education.

See more data on college graduate employment outcomes.