If you are about to graduate or are a recent graduate of the University of Southern California, you are probably already thinking about entering the job market. But before you begin writing your applications, you should know exactly which jobs are going to be hot in 2014.
Software Engineer: The tech industry is not exactly slowing down, and companies are always looking out for the best new talent with expertise in this area. If you are glued to your computer and have a degree in a related subject, you should consider finding a first job as a software engineer. Not only will you get to apply your skills, but you could be earning in excess of $100,000 per annum.
Personal Financial Adviser: If you have a head for numbers and have completed a related degree you might find that there is a more rewarding career in finance than joining an accountancy firm. Becoming a personal financial adviser allows you greater access to people and more opportunity to flex your social skills, as well as fantastic remuneration.
Medical Technician: The demand for medical technicians is on the rise. As a result, the best clinics are willing to pay top dollar for qualified technicians. If you have a science degree, make sure that you consider this option.
Substance Abuse Counselor: For this job, you are likely to require a Masters degree in a relevant subject – but if you are qualified, then this is a job with fantastic rewards. You will get to help addicts through their journey to recovery and contribute an important service to society.
Data Analyst: Increasingly, big data is the most central asset to businesses all over the world. With data playing such an important role in 21st century business, there is now an increased demand for skilled data analysts. What’s more, a recent graduate starting out as a data analyst could earn a $125,000 salary.
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