Average Salary: $101,111
What They Do
This is a super broad umbrella that encompasses dozens of specialties, from biomedical, biomechanical and architectural engineers to agricultural, aerospace and petroleum engineers. You’ll need to find the specialty you’re passionate about and earn the appropriate degree.
Why It’s Hot
The BLS projects engineering occupations will grow 3 percent by 2024, adding about 67,200 new jobs.
What You’ll Need
You’ll need a bachelor’s degree to launch a career in this field.
Companies Currently Hiring
AECOM | APi Group | C.R. Bard | Caterpillar | CB&I | Chenega Corporation | General Electric | The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company | Lear Corporation | ManTech International | Merc | Norfolk Southern Corporation | Northrop Grumman Corporation | Roush | Silgan Containers | STERIS Corporation | Transdev North America | Tri-State Generation and Transmission | Xcel Energy