Extracted from the CCO website  
https://www.cco.purdue.edu/About/PostGradData.shtml  
   
The data is collected within one year of graduation and posted on the above website by the following April  
 
  May 2006 Graduates Placement  
 
  Accepted Empl Cont. Education Seeking Empl Seeking Education Other Total # Reporting No response  
Aero/Astro 60 21 4   2 87 1  
Ag&Bio/FPE 17 1     1 19    
Chemical 58 5 2   1 66 8  
Civil 65 4 1     70 1  
Computer 36 8 6   2 52 9  
Construction . 17 1 1   1 20    
Electrical 80 22 7     109 29  
Industrial 64 9 2     75 14  
Interdisciplinary 6 4 2     12 3  
Materials 13 13     1 27 2  
Mechanical 138 16 2 1 5 162 6  
Nuclear 6 10 1     17 1  
Other 5         5    
Totals 548 113 28 1 12 702 74  
 
  May 2006 Graduates Salary Reports  
     
  Reporting Low 25% 50% 75% High Average  
Aero/Astro 33 $39,500 $44,729 $51,500 $58,000 $69,600 $51,598
Agricultural 10 $43,500 $46,875 $53,250 $55,450 $63,000 $52,110
Chemical 39 $42,000 $56,000 $58,000 $60,000 $84,480 $58,310
Civil 54 $38,272 $42,000 $45,375 $49,300 $57,780 $46,222
Computer 22 $27,500 $48,500 $55,250 $58,000 $80,000 $54,811
Construction 17 $43,500 $47,000 $49,500 $53,000 $57,000 $49,971
Electrical 43 $42,000 $53,040 $56,000 $58,750 $75,500 $56,409
Industrial 39 $43,000 $48,000 $51,000 $55,250 $80,000 $52,172
Materials 11 $48,000 $50,500 $53,500 $56,465 $96,000 $57,283
Mechanical 87 $42,500 $50,000 $53,000 $55,740 $65,000 $52,993