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Public policy and social services field of degree. Employment: 891,290. Median annual wage: $47,000.

Public policy and social services field of degree. Employment: 891,290. Median annual wage: $47,000

Table 1. Public policy and social services degree, 2019.
Chart 1. Types of public policy and social services majors, 2019.
Chart 2. Employment distribution of workers with a public policy and social services degree, by occupational group, 2019.

Table 2. Top-employing occupations for workers with a public policy and social services degree.

Suggested citation:

Bureau of Labor Statistics, U.S. Department of Labor, Occupational Outlook Handbook, Field of degree: Public policy and social services,
at https://www.bls.gov/ooh/field-of-degree/public-policy-and-social-services/public-policy-and-social-services-field-of-degree.htm (visited December 04, 2021).

Last Modified Date: Friday, December 3, 2021