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These 15 Universities Produce The Highest Earning Graduates In The UK

Let’s be honest, whatever your motivation behind getting a degree, we all leave university with somewhat great expectations when it comes to salaries. Why wouldn’t you after paying £9k per year?

Research suggests the average graduate starting salary is between £19,000 and £22,000. However, a recent survey by Pareto Law revealed that many graduates earn less than £16k in their first role. The same survey also highlights that just under half of university graduates expect an average of £9,000 more than they actually earn after finishing their degree.

Although the university you go to is no guaranteed indicator of a high salary, it seems that some universities produce much higher earners than others. Looking at the average salary of their graduates, silverdoor.co.uk has ranked UK universities from those that produce the highest earning graduates to the lowest.

Some of the results are to be expected, but some might just surprise you.

Here are the top 20 universities producing the highest earning graduates in the UK.

1. Imperial College London

Average graduate salary: £29,000

The only word that I might come up with is "ASTOUNDING"

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2. London School of Economics & Political Science

Average graduate salary: £28,500

Back to school! 🤓📚✏️🙋🏼 #lse #london

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3. Royal Veterinary College

Average graduate salary: £27,400

4. University of Cambridge

Average graduate salary: £26,500

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5. St George’s, University of London

Average graduate salary: £26,000

=6. King’s College London

Average graduate salary: £25,000

Until next year…

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=6. Loughborough University

Average graduate salary: £25,000

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=6. University of Bath

Average graduate salary: £25,000

✔️First year at Uni of 🛀🏽

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=6. University of Oxford

Average graduate salary: £25,000

#muayxlostworld

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10. University of Warwick

Average graduate salary: £24,900

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=11. City University London

Average graduate salary: £24,000

Year 1✔️

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=11. University College London

Average graduate salary: £24,000

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13. University of Bristol

Average graduate salary: £23,600

#universityofbristol

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14. Durham University

Average graduate salary: £23,500

=15. Queen Mary University of London

Average graduate salary: £23,000

Bye undergrad! 👩🏼‍🎓👋🏻 #beenwaitingtousethatemoji #done #plssendmeamastersoffer #bai

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=15. University of Surrey

Average graduate salary: £23,000

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