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Popular Jobs of UC Davis Grads

Whether you're graduating from University of California, Davis or thinking about starting school there, this list of the most popular jobs held by UC Davis grads, as reported by PayScale, may be of interest. See which careers UC Davis 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 UC Davis Grads - Full List
Popular Jobs for UC Davis GradsMedian Salary All U.S.
Research Associate, Biotechnology$57,600
Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer$91,800
Civil Engineer$75,200
Mechanical Engineer$81,900
Research Scientist, Biotechnology$71,500
Executive Assistant$47,700
Chemical Engineer$88,000
Project Manager, Construction$86,000
Winemaker$61,700
Financial Analyst, Corporate$63,400
Office Manager$44,300
Elementary School Teacher$42,800
High School Teacher$47,900
Graphic Artist / Designer$42,600
Marketing Manager$68,600
Chemist$54,400
Quality Assurance (QA) / Quality Control (QC) Inspector$47,400
Project Manager, Environmental$71,200
Retail Store Manager$51,500
Veterinary Technologist / Technician$33,000
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.