College Majors With Highest (and Lowest) Unemployment

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10. Communication technologies

> Unemployment: 5.9%
> Typical salary: $50,476
> Total labor force: 75,046
> Total unemployed: 4,458

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9. Human services and community organization

> Unemployment: 6.0%
> Typical salary: $40,580
> Total labor force: 105,055
> Total unemployed: 6,279

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8. Humanities

> Unemployment: 6.1%
> Typical salary: $60,497
> Total labor force: 51,542
> Total unemployed: 3,153

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7. Counseling psychology

> Unemployment: 6.2%
> Typical salary: $51,472
> Total labor force: 60,210
> Total unemployed: 3,747

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6. Mining and mineral engineering

> Unemployment: 6.5%
> Typical salary: $117,732
> Total labor force: 12,224
> Total unemployed: 793