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Website Ranks The College Majors That Most Often Lead To Satisfying Work
Which College Majors Can Lead To Meaningful Work? Expert Weighs InPayScale, the website with a focus on compensation, had identified which college majors are most likely to lead to satisfying work. CBS News Business Analyst Jill Schlesinger reports.
Academic Degrees Yield Bigger Paychecks For Court Bailiffs In L.A.“One obvious benefit of gaining a higher education is you start out with a higher entry pay,” said Joe Langill, a deputy sheriff who serves as a court bailiff in Los Angeles.
Doctorate In Psychology Fulfills Greater Purpose For L.A. Practitioner“A doctorate in psychology has opened the door to so many rewarding aspects in the field of mental healthcare,” said Bridget Wilcox.
College Degree Helps L.A. Dog Lover Advance In Animal Care Business“I always have the opportunity to talk to pet owners, vet techs, trainers and many companies making progress in the pet care industry," said Killina Benson, an executive assistant at DogVacay in Los Angeles.
L.A. Remains High-Paying Area For Qualified Kindergarten TeachersBefore they are able to become faculty members, instructors are expected to have earned a bachelor's degree in elementary education and to have completed a traditional or alternative teacher preparation program.
Judicial Assistant In L.A. Helps Courtroom Operations Run Efficiently“I am constantly reading literature and resource materials in all my fields of interest to keep abreast of current trends and developments,” said Fernando Becerra, Jr.
Demand For Interpreters, Translators Is Skyrocketing, Government SaysThe government reports that the demand for interpreters and translators is up. CBS News Business Analyst Jill Schlesinger reports.
The Incubator School In L.A. Educates Young, Gifted Entrepreneurs“Education creates the possibility of a different, more equal future,” said Sujata Bhatt, founder of The Incubator School in Los Angeles.
Technology Information Security Field Expanding Rapidly In Los Angeles“It takes appropriate skills, training and experience to become an information security expert in Los Angeles,” says David Lam, an executive at Citadel Information Group.
How To Find Satisfying Work That Pays A Decent SalaryIn an ideal world, we would all find satisfying work that also pays a decent salary. PayScale, the website with a focus on compensation, can’t land you one of those jobs, but it can tell you which college majors are most likely to lead to meaningful work. CBS News Business Analyst Jill Schlesinger reports.

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