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Popular Jobs of BYU Grads

Whether you're graduating from Brigham Young University or thinking about starting school there, this list of the most popular jobs held by BYU grads, as reported by PayScale, may be of interest. See which careers BYU alumni are pursuing along with average US salaries for each job.


Methodology
Jobs ranked by popularity among graduates. Annual pay for Bachelors graduates without higher degrees from all colleges. See full methodology for more.

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Popular Jobs of BYU Grads - Full List
Popular Jobs for BYU GradsMedian Salary All U.S.
Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer$91,800
Mechanical Engineer$81,900
Project Manager, Construction$86,000
Accountant$45,900
Administrative Assistant$34,100
Operations Manager$70,600
Graphic Artist / Designer$42,600
Civil Engineer$75,200
Manufacturing Engineer$71,400
Registered Nurse (RN)$61,900
Controller (Financial)$84,100
Estimator, Construction$72,700
Financial Analyst$54,100
Marketing Manager$68,600
Project Engineer, Construction$68,700
Test / Quality Assurance (QA) Engineer (Computer Software)$74,000
Elementary School Teacher$42,800
Retail Store Manager$51,500
High School Teacher$47,900
Industrial Designer$65,900
Methodology
All data is limited to those with a Bachelor's degree and no higher degrees who work full-time in the United States. Jobs are listed in order of relative popularity amongst graduates from the given school. Median salary for each job title is for individuals who graduated from any college and who have a typical amount of experience for that job. Salary is the sum of compensation from base salary, bonuses, profit sharing, commissions, and overtime, if applicable. Salary does not include equity (stock) compensation. This chart is based upon PayScale Salary Survey data, and may not represent all individuals who have graduated from this school, or who have these job titles. See full methodology for more.