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Are you a humanities and social sciences major? Here’s how much you can earn

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Jun 11, 2020

One of the factors that most students consider in choosing a course in college is employability and pay. Of course, who wouldn’t want money anyway?

Just to give you a glimpse of how much a fresh graduate can earn for taking up humanities and social sciences degrees, here’s a rundown of the top 10 highest paid industries based on the Jobstreet Philippines report in 2018. 

Interestingly, 7 of the 10 are from careers related to humanities and social sciences!

  1. Law/legal services – P27,355
  2. Public relations/communications  – P24,675
  3. Journalism – P22,446
  4. Advertising/media planning – P22,436
  5. Training and Development – P22,371
  6. Information Technology – P21,947
  7. Human Resources – P21,462
  8. Marketing/Business Development – P21,216
  9. Customer Services – P20,340
  10. Quality Control Assurance – P20,333

According to a Rappler report, the findings of Jobstreet.com’s Fresh Graduate Report 2018 were based on Jobstreet’s data from October to December 2017. It also reflected the survey the company conducted in February 2018 across the country. 

Are you now considering taking up a college degree in humanities and social sciences? If you’re still undecided, we wrote an article about the things you should know about the field. Click this link for more details! 

If this field doesn’t spark any interest, don’t worry! There are still many options to choose from. Make sure to check out the Edukasyon.ph blog for more tips and advice on Senior High school and College Life!

 

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