College Majors With the Highest Unemployment

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5. Mining and mineral engineering
> Unemployment: 6.2%
> Avg. salary: $82,897
> BA holders with a master’s degree: 57.1%
> BA holders in labor force: 13,541

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4. Educational psychology
> Unemployment: 6.5%
> Avg. salary: $37,766
> BA holders with a master’s degree: 0.0%
> BA holders in labor force: 24,730

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3. Linguistics and comparative language and literature
> Unemployment: 6.7%
> Avg. salary: $41,777
> BA holders with a master’s degree: 61.0%
> BA holders in labor force: 102,650

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2. Petroleum engineering
> Unemployment: 7.9%
> Avg. salary: $118,721
> BA holders with a master’s degree: 23.4%
> BA holders in labor force: 26,461

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1. Military technologies
> Unemployment: 8.9%
> Avg. salary: $59,954
> BA holders with a master’s degree: 67.1%
> BA holders in labor force: 5,616