Worst Paying Jobs for College Graduates

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11. Biological technicians
> Median annual wage: $44,500
> Typical entry-level education: Bachelor’s degree
> Total employment: 82,100
> Projected employment change (2016-2026): +10.2%

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10. Agricultural inspectors
> Median annual wage: $44,140
> Typical entry-level education: Bachelor’s degree
> Total employment: 15,600
> Projected employment change (2016-2026): +4.6%

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9. Museum technicians and conservators
> Median annual wage: $43,020
> Typical entry-level education: Bachelor’s degree
> Total employment: 11,800
> Projected employment change (2016-2026): +12.4%

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8. Reporters and correspondents
> Median annual wage: $41,260
> Typical entry-level education: Bachelor’s degree
> Total employment: 44,700
> Projected employment change (2016-2026): +10.0%

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7. Directors, religious activities and education
> Median annual wage: $40,810
> Typical entry-level education: Bachelor’s degree
> Total employment: 147,100
> Projected employment change (2016-2026): +7.1%