Special Report

Choosing These College Majors Will Pay Off the Most

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20. Construction Services
> Avg. annual earnings: $87,875
> 2018 unemployment rate: 1.8%
> Total labor force: 123,377

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19. Chemical Engineering
> Avg. annual earnings: $88,301
> 2018 unemployment rate: 2.7%
> Total labor force: 316,250

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18. Business Economics
> Avg. annual earnings: $88,370
> 2018 unemployment rate: 2.4%
> Total labor force: 97,311

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17. Aerospace Engineering
> Avg. annual earnings: $89,506
> 2018 unemployment rate: 2.5%
> Total labor force: 113,174

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16. Materials Science
> Avg. annual earnings: $90,686
> 2018 unemployment rate: 2.7%
> Total labor force: 31,356