Business/Accounting

Business/Accounting

 

What can you do with a Accounting or Business degree?
Business and Accounting degrees are probably the most versatile degrees earned. All companies need business majors and accountants to run successfully.

 

Accountants not only keep track of revenue and expenditures, but they also do financial analysis to help identify trends that may have an impact on their company.

 

Business majors possess a skill set that allow them to be employable in a wide variety of fields. Whether it be marketing, sales, advertising, or human resource management, all companies need business majors.

 

Careers And Salary
There is such a wide variety of fields that business and accounting majors can purse that it is difficult to address each one to any extent within this informational brochure. Areas you may want to research are Management Occupations, Business and Financial Operations, Sales, Financial Analysis, Business Administration, and Public Relations.

 

Wage Estimates are for Illinois and were found at Bureau of Labor website for Illinois 2014 wage Estimates.

 

Position Mean Annual
Management Occupations $106,750
Advertising and Promotions Managers $116,430
Marketing Managers $122,230
Sales Managers $119,210
Purchasing Managers $102,310
Wholesale and Retail Buyers $59,650
Management Analysts $96,860
Accountants and Auditors $73,390
Tax examiners and Revenue Agents $75,070