Choosing Your Major? See What The Hottest Jobs Are

January 29, 2015

Graduating this year and expecting to jump into the job search shortly after? Or maybe you are just starting your college career and are trying to decide your what your major and future career path should be?

A new report out from job website Glassdoor sheds some light into what are the best jobs for 2015. The website ranked its Best Jobs list on the earning potential, average base salary and the number of job openings available for that position.

Check out the top 20 from the list to see if your future career (or soon-to-be-chosen career) made the list. We’ve also included the average annual salary for each of the profession, which may help sway your opinion.

Best Jobs For 2015

  1. Physician’s Assistant, $111,376
  2. Software Engineer,  $98,074
  3. Business Development Manager, $94, 907
  4. Human Resources Manager, $96,443
  5. Finance Manager, $122,865
  6. Marketing Manager, $100,130
  7. Database Administrator, $97,835
  8. Product Manager, $113, 363
  9. Data Scientist, $104,476
  10. Sales Manager, $76,556
  11. Solutions Architect, $121,657
  12. Mechanical Engineer, $73,015
  13.  QA Engineer, $77,499
  14. Business Analyst,  $74,638
  15. Electrical Engineer, $76,803
  16. Network Engineer, $87,518
  17. Civil Engineer, $73,383
  18. Audit Manager, $69,271
  19. Physical Therapist, $64,806
  20.  IT Project Manager, $103,710

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