Top Paleontology Bachelors degree Programs - 2020

While Paleontology has degrees up to the Masters degree, most students earn a Bachelors degree. Students study Paleontology all around the US, though the major at the Bachelors degree level has the most graduates in Ohio. The average starting salary for an undergraduate degree in Paleontology is $44,800.

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Top Colleges for Paleontology

If you want to major in Paleontology, then you should consider attending Bowling Green State University-Main Campus! This school grants about 15 Bachelor degrees in Paleontology every year.

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Careers for Paleontology Majors

Some top jobs related to Paleontology, include Natural Sciences Managers and Atmospheric, Earth, Marine, and Space Sciences Teachers, Postsecondary, both of which have lots of job openings. Though there are higher paying positions, like Natural Sciences Managers. the most in-demand position for Paleontology majors is Geoscientists, Except Hydrologists and Geographers.

Top Paying Careers for Paleontology

  1. Natural Sciences Managers   (Median Wage: $123,860)
  2. Geoscientists, Except Hydrologists and Geographers   (Median Wage: $91,130)
  3. Atmospheric, Earth, Marine, and Space Sciences Teachers, Postsecondary   (Median Wage: $90,860)
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