At a Glance
*Base Cost (cost per unit x program units) is provided to aid in program comparison only.
Careers for Finance Majors
- Banking Credit Analyst
- Investment Banker
- Money Manager
- Financial Planner/Consultant
- Insurance Underwriter
- Corporate Chief Financial Officer
- Risk Manager
- Government Auditor
- Finance Writer/Editor
A finance major’s typical starting salary is $40,442. The typical salary after 10–19 years is $82,305.
*Note: Salary information is provided for general reference only. APU does not guarantee the accuracy of the figures listed, and cannot predict or promise a specific salary for any graduate. For the most current salary estimates, please visit payscale.com.
Job Titles of People with Finance Degrees
- Client Services Liaison, FinArc
- Analyst, ModerGraham.com
- CPA, Ernst & Young
- Management Consultant, McKinsey & Company, Inc.
- Chief Financial Officer, Analyst, GARP Research & Securities Co.