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A list of the Most popular Careers for English Majors. If you earn this type of degree, these are the kind of jobs you will find waiting for you after graduating. Median salaries have been included on this list. The trick with any college degree is to acquire one that will ultimately pay for itself. The careers on this list will help accomplish that. This list strictly involves undergraduate degrees. It does not include individuals who went on to acquire graduate degrees, such as a Masters or Phd. Hopefully this list will assist with your selection of degree/university as well as help with your job hunt upon graduation. Good luck!

Source: http://www.payscale.com/best-colleges/popular-majors.asp

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Administrative assistant is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Most Popular Careers for English Majors
Administrative assistant Median Salary: $35,100

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Associate Editor is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Most Popular Careers for English Majors
Associate Editor Median Salary: $45,100

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Communications Specialist is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Most Popular Careers for English Majors
Communications Specialist Median Salary: $49,400

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Copy Editor is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Most Popular Careers for English Majors
Copy Editor Median Salary: $46,300

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Copywriter is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Most Popular Careers for English Majors
Copywriter Median Salary: $49,900

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Customer service representativ... is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Most Popular Careers for English Majors
Customer service representative Median Salary: $34,900

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Editor is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Most Popular Careers for English Majors
Editor Median Salary: $52,400

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Editorial Assistant is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Most Popular Careers for English Majors
Editorial Assistant Median Salary: $31,900

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Elementary School Teacher is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Most Popular Careers for English Majors
Elementary School Teacher Median Salary: $46,500

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High School Teacher is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Most Popular Careers for English Majors
High School Teacher Median Salary: $50,200

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Legal secretary is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Most Popular Careers for English Majors
Legal secretary Median Salary: $52,200

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Managing Editor is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Most Popular Careers for English Majors
Managing Editor Median Salary: $54,900

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Marketing Coordinator is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Most Popular Careers for English Majors
Marketing Coordinator Median Salary: $39,700

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Online Marketing Content Write... is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Most Popular Careers for English Majors
Online Marketing Content Writer Median Salary: $50,900

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Paralegal / Legal Assistant is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Most Popular Careers for English Majors
Paralegal / Legal Assistant Median Salary: $53,100

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Proofreader is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Most Popular Careers for English Majors
Proofreader Median Salary: $44,800

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Publications Editor is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Most Popular Careers for English Majors
Publications Editor Median Salary: $52,200

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Senior Editor is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Most Popular Careers for English Majors
Senior Editor Median Salary: $64,400

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Technical writer is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Most Popular Careers for English Majors
Technical writer Median Salary: $68,900

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Writer is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Most Popular Careers for English Majors
Writer Median Salary: $59,000