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Best Business Jobs

Vault ranks the best professions to have. Whether you are a recent grad or looking for a career change, use these rankings to find a job that is right for you.

  • Survey Methodology

    To determine our Best Career Path Rankings, we use a formula that weighs the most relevant categories for an overall quality ranking. Each path's overall score was calculated using the following formula: 25% demand (number of job openings), 25% earning potential (median salary), and 25% job satisfaction (perks, benefits, work/life balance), and 25% employment rates (unemployment).

Best Business Jobs

1

Statisticians

Statisticians use mathematical theories to collect and interpret information. This information is used to help various agencies, industries, and...

2

Management Analysts and Consultants

Management analysts and consultants, also known as strategy consultants, analyze business or operating procedures to devise the most efficient methods of...

3

Accountants and Auditors

Accountants compile, analyze, verify, and prepare financial records, including profit and loss statements, balance sheets, cost studies, and tax reports....

4

Financial Planners

Financial planning is the process of establishing financial goals and creating ways to reach them. Certified financial planners examine the assets of their...

5

Mathematicians

A mathematician solves or directs the solution of problems in higher mathematics, including algebra, geometry, number theory, logic, and topology....

6

Actuaries

Actuaries use statistical formulas and techniques to calculate the probability of events such as death, disability, sickness, unemployment, retirement, and...

7

Business Managers

Business managers plan, organize, direct, and coordinate the operations of firms in business and industry. They may oversee an entire company, a...

8

Market Research Analysts

Marketing research analysts collect, analyze, and interpret data in order to determine potential demand for a product or service. By examining the buying...

9

Human Resources Managers

Human resources (HR) managers oversee the administrative functions of HR departments. These include recruiting employment candidates and managing the...

10

Sales Managers

Sales managers direct a company's sales program by managing staff, working with dealers and distributors, setting prices for products and services,...