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Thursday, May 06, 2010

The Top Ten of the Bottom Paying College Degrees

Yep, that's right--elementary school teachers, the ones that absorb the most abuse of the Wall Street ed reformers, they're #1. Let's make them earn that $33,000 a year. From Payscale.com,starting and average pay:

Drama $35,600 $56,600




Fine Arts $35,800 $56,300




Hospitality and Tourism $37,000 $54,300




Education $36,200 $54,100




Horticulture $37,200 $53,400




Spanish $35,600 $52,600




Music $34,000 $52,000




Theology $34,800 $51,500




Elementary Education $33,000 $42,400




Social Work $33,400 $41,600

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