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Careers for Social Science Majors

Starting Salary*

A social science major’s typical starting salary is $30,000. The typical salary after 10-19 years is $64,000.

*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

Job Titles of People with Social Science Degrees

Note: This information is current for the 2013-14 academic year; however, all stated academic information is subject to change. Please refer to the current Academic Catalog for more information.