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7 Hot Jobs for New College Grads

Check Out These High-Paying, Entry Level Careers Perfect for Recent College Graduates

1. Petroleum Geologist

Job: Petroleum Geologist
Annual salary: $79,307 

Petroleum geologists top our list, with a hefty median annual salary (among employees with less than two years of experience) of almost $80,000!

While salaries are most certainly a little lower for those candidates without advanced degrees, strong demand for (and rising prices of) oil should ensure solid career opportunities for all.