College grads still earn more than workers with no university degree. This map shows the states with the widest salary gaps.
- College is more expensive than ever, leading many business leaders and experts to offer ways to get good jobs without needing a degree.
- Yet college graduates still earn more than non-college graduates in every state in the US, according to data from the 2017 American Consumer Survey.
- Here’s how much more college graduates make in every state.
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In light of the soaring cost of four-year college, leaders in education and business suggest Americans rethink the need for universities to find a good job. But at least for now, data suggests having a college degree pays