Family And Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences

Common Industries to work in

Human Resources Science and Research

Possible career paths

(Ranked by US median annual salary)

Compensation and Benefits Managers

15,520 employed

Low

$68,510

Median

$119,120

Top

$202,590

Natural Sciences Managers

56,210 employed

Low

$62,080

Median

$118,970

Top

$280,000

Physicists

16,710 employed

Low

$57,430

Median

$118,830

Top

$190,540

Political Scientists

6,320 employed

Low

$56,150

Median

$115,110

Top

$161,890

Human Resources Managers

136,310 employed

Low

$65,040

Median

$110,120

Top

$197,720

Training and Development Managers

34,500 employed

Low

$59,170

Median

$108,250

Top

$187,670

Nuclear Engineers

16,700 employed

Low

$66,400

Median

$105,810

Top

$159,330

Economists

19,550 employed

Low

$56,400

Median

$102,490

Top

$172,580

Chemical Engineers

33,500 employed

Low

$62,230

Median

$102,160

Top

$169,080

Astronomers

2,020 employed

Low

$54,110

Median

$100,590

Top

$165,280

Materials Scientists

7,470 employed

Low

$51,250

Median

$99,530

Top

$158,660

Psychologists, All Other

12,880 employed

Low

$40,210

Median

$97,740

Top

$126,140

Colleges that offer this degree

(ranked by reported salaries 10 years out of school)

Cornell University

14,815 undergraduate students

Private

Tuition

$52,853

Reported Median Salary

$77,200

Case Western Reserve University

5,020 undergraduate students

Private

Tuition

$47,500

Reported Median Salary

$74,600

Vanderbilt University

6,856 undergraduate students

Private

Tuition

$47,664

Reported Median Salary

$69,000

Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University

27,120 undergraduate students

Public

Tuition (In state)

$13,230

Reported Median Salary

$62,500

Syracuse University

14,788 undergraduate students

Private

Tuition

$46,755

Reported Median Salary

$62,100

University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

32,884 undergraduate students

Public

Tuition (In state)

$15,074

Reported Median Salary

$61,500

University of Virginia-Main Campus

16,207 undergraduate students

Public

Tuition (In state)

$16,853

Reported Median Salary

$61,200

Brigham Young University-Provo

31,233 undergraduate students

Private

Tuition

$5,460

Reported Median Salary

$59,700

University of Connecticut-Waterbury Campus

851 undergraduate students

Public

Tuition (In state)

$12,838

Reported Median Salary

$58,400

Texas A & M University-College Station

52,568 undergraduate students

Public

Tuition (In state)

$11,234

Reported Median Salary

$58,000

CUNY Graduate School and University Center

1,854 undergraduate students

Public

Tuition (In state)

$None

Reported Median Salary

$56,600

James Madison University

19,666 undergraduate students

Public

Tuition (In state)

$10,830

Reported Median Salary

$56,600

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