Linguists study the components and structure of the world's various languages, the relationships among them, and their effects on the societies that speak them. They teach, conduct research projects, and offer interpretation and translation services.

Quick Facts
Alternate Title(s) None
Salary Range $25,000 to $100,000
Work Environment Indoors/Outdoors
Education and Training
  • Bachelor's Degree
Related School Subjects
  • English
  • Foreign Language
  • History
  • Foreign Language
  • Public Speaking
  • Research
Personality Traits
  • Conventional
  • Curious
  • Problem-Solving
Licensure/Certification None

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