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 history 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 History Majors - Full List
Popular Jobs for History Majors
Median Salary All U.S.
High School Teacher
Retail Store Manager
Customer Service Representative (CSR)
Middle School Teacher
Employment, Recruitment, or Placement Specialist / Recruiter
Project Manager, Construction
Account Manager Sales
Program Coordinator, Non-Profit Organization
Project Manager, IT
Branch Manager, Banking
Consultant, Business Process / Management
Information Technology (IT) Manager
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.