GPA: Grade. Point. Average. You have four glorious years to cultivate that little number that will be firmly planted on every resume you submit. But you have to wonder, how much can those 4 measly points really matter?
Well, we did some research and found out that when it comes to making the big bucks, GPA matters–to the tune of a 9% increase in pay per 1.0 increase in GPA. Check our our latest infographic below: it’ll make you want to put down that beer and pick up your Econ textbook.