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The Most Popular Jobs for Political Science Majors  

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A list of the Most popular Jobs for Political Science 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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Median Salary: $35,100
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Median Salary: $34,900
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General Project Manager
Median Salary: $80,500
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Government Affairs Manager
Median Salary: $86,200
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Government Program Manager
Median Salary: $91,600
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High School Teacher
Median Salary: $50,200
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Human Resources Generalist
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Inside Sales Representative
Median Salary: $50,600
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Median Salary: $80,200
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Legal Assistant
Median Salary: $42,700
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Median Salary: $52,200
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Non-Profit Organization Executive Director
Median Salary: $65,100
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Non-Profit Organization Program Coordinator
Median Salary: $38,600
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Non-Profit Organization Program Manager
Median Salary: $49,200
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Median Salary: $42,200
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Operations Manager
Median Salary: $72,500
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Outside Sales Representative
Median Salary: $64,100
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Paralegal / Legal Assistant
Median Salary: $53,100
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Median Salary: $80,200
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Retail Store Manager
Median Salary: $49,800