Special Report

Choosing These College Majors Will Pay Off the Most

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25. Management Information Systems and Statistics
> Avg. annual earnings: $85,945
> 2018 unemployment rate: 2.5%
> Total labor force: 230,592

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24. Biology
> Avg. annual earnings: $86,647
> 2018 unemployment rate: 2.2%
> Total labor force: 1,901,290

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23. Mechanical Engineering
> Avg. annual earnings: $87,064
> 2018 unemployment rate: 2.4%
> Total labor force: 906,496

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22. Genetics
> Avg. annual earnings: $87,626
> 2018 unemployment rate: 1.2%
> Total labor force: 21,160

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21. Public Policy
> Avg. annual earnings: $87,795
> 2018 unemployment rate: 2.7%
> Total labor force: 40,685