Over 270 engineers on Reddit told us their starting salaries. Here are the results of the informal “survey”

This post hopes to answer the question on the minds of every high school student interested in engineering: “How much can I expect to make as a [Aerospace, Biomedical, Chemical, Civil, Environmental, Electrical, etc] engineer?”

I’ve summarized the key statistics in the “Summary” section, but you’re welcome to view the whole spreadsheet, which includes personal comments that help color each data point (for example, a hydraulics engineer in Texas said…