Special Report

Lowest Paying Jobs for College Grads

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28. Audio-visual and multimedia collections specialists
> Median annual wage: $48,590
> Typical entry-level education: Bachelor’s degree
> Total employment: 11,300
> Projected employment growth (2016-2026): 8.9%

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27. Meeting, convention, and event planners
> Median annual wage: $48,290
> Typical entry-level education: Bachelor’s degree
> Total employment: 116,700
> Projected employment growth (2016-2026): 10.9%

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26. Recreational therapists
> Median annual wage: $47,680
> Typical entry-level education: Bachelor’s degree
> Total employment: 19,200
> Projected employment growth (2016-2026): 6.5%

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25. Statistical assistants
> Median annual wage: $47,400
> Typical entry-level education: Bachelor’s degree
> Total employment: 11,800
> Projected employment growth (2016-2026): 9.2%

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24. Interpreters and translators
> Median annual wage: $47,190
> Typical entry-level education: Bachelor’s degree
> Total employment: 68,200
> Projected employment growth (2016-2026): 17.7%

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