Top 20 Business & Sales Careers
Business jobs are highly diverse with most jobs in the field paying a high salary. Jobs in the business industry typically only require a Bachelor’s degree so the educational investment to pay-off is high.
Personal financial advisors took the top spot on the list of top business jobs as well as the #1 spot on the list of top 100 careers overall. The pay is high, topping over $89K a year with the salary span nearing $150K so there’s a lot of room for growth. In addition, the job outlook is 30% with 73,900 new jobs expected between 2014 and 2024.
Management analysts claim the #2 spot with a median salary of $81K a year, a 14% job outlook, and 103,400 new jobs expected to be added through 2024.
Financial managers take the #3 spot with a median 6-figure pay of over $117K a year. The job outlook for financial managers is lower than the careers in the #1 and #2 spots; it comes in at 7% which is about the average for all occupations.
See how we ranked the top business jobs.