New US college graduates’ salaries highest in 10 years

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New US college graduates' salaries highest in 10 years

This is a good time to be graduating from college in the U.S. according to a new report. Wages for new graduates are at their highest level in more than a decade.

Unemployment rates for the group are falling too.

CCTV America’s Hendrik Sybrandy reports from the U.S. state of Colorado.

New US college graduates' salaries highest in 10 years

New US college graduates' salaries highest in 10 years

This is a good time to be graduating from college in the U.S. according to a new report. Wages for new graduates are at their highest level in more than a decade. Unemployment rates for the group are falling too. CCTV America’s Hendrik Sybrandy reports from the U.S. state of Colorado.

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  • According to a recent report from the Federal Reserve Bank of New York, Americans with bachelor’s degrees earned a median yearly salary of $43,000 last year, which is the highest figure since 2003.
  • The unemployment rate for young college graduates, dropped below five percent.