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Popular Jobs of Virginia Tech Grads

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When they say tech, they mean tech. Looking at the most popular jobs for Virginia Tech grads, you can see that most of them involve math and science. So, if you're interested in crunching numbers and building things, Virginia Tech is a great choice for you. Take a look at PayScale's list of the most popular jobs held by Virginia Tech grads, 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 Virginia Tech Grads - Full List
Popular Jobs for Virginia Tech Grads Median National Pay
Software Developer $76,900
Senior Software Engineer $98,600
Mechanical Engineer $74,400
Civil Engineer $79,000
Project Manager, Construction $90,200
Project Manager, Information Technology (IT) $96,500
Architect (but not Landscape or Naval) $68,700
Electrical Engineer $79,300
Business Analyst, IT $80,500
Information Technology (IT) Consultant $98,200
Architectural Intern $42,400
Financial Analyst $54,300
Consultant, Business Process / Management $107,000
Systems Engineer (Computer Networking / IT) $84,700
Programmer Analyst $75,400
Interior Designer $46,700
Project Engineer, Construction $62,000
Financial Controller $86,800
Project Engineer $82,700
Information Technology (IT) Manager $86,400
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.