11. Human Resources Manager
What They Do: Human resources managers direct an organization’s recruiting, hiring and administrative functions, including the administration of benefits. They’re the glue between management and employees.
Hot Jobs Titles:
- Director of Human Resources
- Human Resources Director
- Employee Benefits Manager
- Employee Relations Manager
- Human Resources Vice President
Median Annual Salary: $106,910*
Why It’s Hot: The BLS projects 9% job growth through 2026.
What You’ll Need: A bachelor’s degree will work for many employers, although some may look for candidates with a master’s degree.