Average Salary: $57,340
What They Do
Human resources managers oversee a company’s recruiting and hiring efforts. They administer benefits and act as the link between top management and employees.
Why It’s Hot
The BLS projects growth at 9-percent through 2024, faster than the average for all occupations.
What You’ll Need
You’ll need at least a bachelor’s degree and some experience; some positions will require a master’s. Strong interpersonal skills are a must.