Popular Jobs of Harvard University Grads

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Let's be honest, a degree from Harvard is impressive. What do most Harvard grads do with their first-class diplomas? A good portion become highly-paid CEOs and CFOs, but many also go on to less well-paid positions as CPAs and HR directors. Review PayScale's list of the most popular jobs held by Harvard 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 Harvard University Grads - Full List
National Median Pay
Account Manager $64,700
Business Analyst, Finance/Banking $69,700
Certified Public Accountant (CPA) $73,200
Chief Executive Officer (CEO) $171,000
Chief Financial Officer (CFO) $122,000
Executive Director, Non-Profit Organization $62,000
Financial Investments Analyst $69,500
Financial Analyst $60,000
Healthcare Consultant $89,900
Human Resources (HR) Director $85,100
Investment Banking Analyst $71,600
Management Consultant $114,000
Managing Editor $59,000
Marketing Manager $73,300
Paralegal / Legal Assistant $51,900
Product Manager, Software $96,500
Program Manager, Non-Profit Organization $48,200
Project Manager, Information Technology (IT) $94,200
Senior Project Manager, IT $110,000
Software Developer $80,500
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.
 
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