Finding a connection between your interests and your career goals is no easy feat, but seeing what jobs are out there for specific majors is a good start. See the most popular jobs for economics majors, as reported by PayScale.
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 for Economics Degree - Full List
Popular Jobs for Economics Degree
Median Salary All U.S.
Financial Analyst, Corporate
Project Manager, IT
Consultant, Business Process / Management
Business Analyst, Finance/Banking
Research Analyst, Financial
Project Manager, Construction
Credit Analyst, Banking
Branch Manager, Banking
Regional Sales Manager
Retail Store Manager
Personal Financial Advisor
Information Technology (IT) Consultant
Information Technology (IT) Manager
Account Manager Sales
Market Research Analyst
Vice President (VP), Operations
Associate - Investment Banking
Business Analyst (Computer Software/Hardware/Systems)
Customer Service Representative (CSR)
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 with a Bachelor's degree in the given major from any college. Median salary for each job title is for individuals with any major who have a typical amount of experience at 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 in these categories. See full methodology for more.