Corporate finance degree graduates are seeing the biggest growth of any career field, according to new data released by the Bureau of Labor Statistics.
The BLS reported Wednesday that employment in finance, investment banking, real estate and other finance and insurance occupations grew by 4.5% in 2016.
That’s up from 2.6% growth in 2015.
In addition, the BLS found that in 2016, the number of finance graduates was the highest since 2006.
The bureau also reported that finance graduates are earning about $1.3 million more than their counterparts in other career fields.
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