Launching a business career is not an easy endeavor. Degrees are expensive and managing a business can be pricey. But when pursuing business education, making the right choice can pay off.
Here’s a list of the highest paying business degrees this year, according Own Your Own Future:
1. International Business-M.S. or MBA
Average salary: Over $60,800 annually
Experienced salary: Over $103k annually
Positions: Marketing director, CEO, project manager, management analyst
2. Human Resource Management-B.S., M.S. or MBA
Average salary: Over $75,000 a year
Experienced salary: Over $120k annually
Positions: Human resource specialists, managers, recruiters
3. Entrepreneurship-B.S., M.S. or MBA
Experienced salary: Over $150k annually
Positions: CEOs, management positions
4. E-Commerce Management-B.S., M.S. or B.A.
Average salary: Over $111,000k annually
Experienced Salary: Over $130K annually
Positions: Internet marketers, entrepreneurs, E-Commerce specialists, application designers
5. Business Marketing-B.S., M.S. or MBA
Experienced salary: Over $110k annually
Potential fields: Company analysis, advertising, digital marketing
6. Finance Management-B.S., M.S. or MBA
Experienced salary: $150k annually
Positions: Financial advisors, analysts, budget analysts and managers
7. Healthcare Management-M.S. in Healthcare Administration and Management or MBA in Healthcare Administration
Experienced salary: Over $80K annually
Positions: Hospital administrators, healthcare consultants, healthcare managers
8. Business Economics-B.S., M.S. or MBA in Economics
Average salary: Over $100K annually
Positions: Market analysts, credit analysts, investment bankers
9. Accounting-B.S., M.S. or MBA
Average salary: Up to $80K annually
Positions: Loan office administration, accountants, auditors, financial representatives
10. Information System Management-B.S.
Average salary: Up to $85K annually
Manager salary: Up to $150k annually
11. Business Administration-MBA
Salary range: $60K to over $130K annually
12. Actuarial Science-B.S. or M.S. in Actuarial Science
Average salary: Up to $100K annually
Read more about pursuing a business degree on Own Your Own Future.
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