The Latest College Salary Report

Popular Jobs for Business Management Majors

jobs for business management majors
Hotels, technology companies, retail stores — almost any company can use a business-savvy leader. Jobs for business management majors seem to be endless, especially if you go into business for yourself. See the most popular jobs for business management majors, as reported by PayScale.

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

Embed this chart:   

Popular Jobs for Business Management Majors - Full List
Popular Jobs for Business Management Majors Median Salary All U.S.
Human Resources (HR) Manager $69,300
Retail Store Manager $52,500
Operations Manager $71,400
Administrative Assistant $34,800
Retail Store Assistant Manager $40,200
Project Manager, Construction $90,200
Customer Service Representative (CSR) $34,600
Office Manager $44,300
Human Resources (HR) Generalist $53,600
Human Resources (HR) Director $84,600
Executive Assistant $49,400
Project Manager, Information Technology (IT) $96,500
Employment, Recruitment, or Placement Specialist / Recruiter $71,700
Regional Sales Manager $109,000
Branch Manager, Banking $58,100
General Manager, Restaurant $58,500
Business Analyst, IT $80,500
Financial Analyst $54,300
Outside Sales Manager $81,900
Financial Controller $86,800
Human Resources (HR) Administrator $40,900
Personal Banker $38,300
Office Manager, Medical or Dental Office $44,100
Director of Operations $103,000
General Manager, Hotel $74,500
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.