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Living The Most Popular Jobs for Economics Majors  

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A list of the most popular jobs for economics majors. If you earn this type of degree, these are the kind of economic major 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 Ph.d. Hopefully this list will assist with your selection of degree/university as well as help with your job hunt upon graduation. Maybe you're curious about sports economist jobs, or even environmental economist positions - no matter what,  this list should help you identify the top jobs for economics majors.

Take a look at this list of the best jobs for economics majors. From sports economics jobs to and the highest paying economics jobs, what is the best career for econ majors? This list will hopefully answer that question.

Source: PayScale
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Banking Credit Analyst
Median Salary: $45,400
2
Business Process / Management Consultant
Median Salary: $104,000
3
Median Salary: $57,200
4
Median Salary: $66,200
5
Finance/Banking Business Analyst
Median Salary: $70,800
6
Financial Advisor
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Median Salary: $52,800
8
Financial Consultant
Median Salary: $83,500
9
Financial Controller
Median Salary: $86,100
10
Financial Research Analyst
Median Salary: $60,500
11
Investment Banking Analyst
Median Salary: $75,000
12
Investments Analyst
Median Salary: $71,200
13
Market Research Analyst
14
Marketing Analyst
Median Salary: $48,500
15
Median Salary: $73,100
16
Portfolio Manager
Median Salary: $109,000
17
Pricing Analyst
Median Salary: $50,200
18
Real Estate Analyst
Median Salary: $60,000
19
Securities Trader
Median Salary: $95,900
20
Staff Accountant
Median Salary: $46,000