Tim Smith from LA County Fire passed this website along, which ranks all college major by unemployment rate and median earning (Geographers’s median income is $54,000 a year, by the way).
Here is the page: Wall Street Journal Site – From College to Career
Straight to Geographer Earnings
By the way – if you really want to make money you should go into Petroleum Engineering, with a median income of $127,000.
Check our your major – any regrets?
Georgetown University’s Center for Education and the Workforce has released a report titled “What’s IT Worth?”.
According to the report, “Median earnings for those with Bachelor’s degrees vary greatly—from $29,000 for Counseling Psychology majors to $120,000 for Petroleum Engineering majors.”
What about a Bachelor’s degree in Geography?
You can read the complete report here [PDF].
Here is the source article: View article…
My wife thought I would like this, and I did. Check out this video on YouTube
It’s a very cool video showing the pilot’s view of a sunset landing at LAX. Why did I add this here? The creator highlights certain geographic features as downtown, etc. which highlights the way the people unconsciously use geography all the time.
I also love the music – as an LA native, it works for me!
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