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Choosing These College Majors Will Pay Off the Most

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30. Political Science and Government
> Avg. annual earnings: $82,619
> 2018 unemployment rate: 3.3%
> Total labor force: 1,252,188

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29. Transportation Sciences and Technologies
> Avg. annual earnings: $82,827
> 2018 unemployment rate: 2.1%
> Total labor force: 143,950

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28. Information Sciences
> Avg. annual earnings: $83,110
> 2018 unemployment rate: 2.9%
> Total labor force: 129,405

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27. Zoology
> Avg. annual earnings: $84,304
> 2018 unemployment rate: 1.5%
> Total labor force: 109,436

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26. Engineering Mechanics Physics and Science
> Avg. annual earnings: $84,511
> 2018 unemployment rate: 1.7%
> Total labor force: 33,861

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