24. Marketing Manager

Median Annual Salary
$134,285*

What They Do: You will manage large-scale marketing campaigns, coordinating budgets, clients, sales activities and promotional efforts. This job really depends on your company's needs, but is a cross-functional role that encompasses all aspects of attracting, converting and maintaining your customer base.

Why It's Hot: The BLS projects 8% job growth through 2028.
What You'll Need: A bachelor's degree in marketing or related field is usually required, with extensive experience in your industry.