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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



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


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...


Accountants and Auditors

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


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...



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



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


Business Managers

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


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...


Human Resources Managers

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


Sales Managers

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