You’ve probably started to notice the shift. #iMedia17 has shared details about projects, offered insight about class assignments, and now, students are preparing for the end of their 10-month graduate school journeys. With just a little more than two months left before graduation, the job search is on and the pace for life after iMedia will be soon be set for these budding professionals.
And there’s a lot to look forward to. A quick internet search sheds light on how much digital and creative skills are in demand in a wide range of industries. Look further and you’ll learn more about the benefits of working in digital careers, key skills needed and the most sought-after job titles.
With help from CNNMoney and Payscale, let’s take a peek at a few iMedia-friendly positions and the job outlook of each. In the Best Jobs in American 2017 list, these sources highlight the “top 100 careers with big growth, great pay and satisfying work.” Here are 10 jobs from the list that are popular among iMedia graduates.
|JOB||MEDIAN PAY||10-YEAR JOB GROWTH|
|#1 – Mobile Applications Developer||$97,100||19%|
|#14 – Webmaster||$61,200||27%|
|#26 – Community Relations Manager||$63,600||10%|
|#30 – Brand Manager||$89,800||9%|
|#42 – Social Media Manager||$57,400||9%|
|#47 – Front End Developer/Engineer||$81,000||27%|
|#56 – Videographer||$49,600||12%|
|#57 – User Interface Designer||$73,800||27%|
|#68 – Content Strategist||$84,400||19%|
|#99 – User Experience Designer||$85,900||13%|