What is major in biology good for?

I really love biology, and I would like to know precisely what kind of jobs I can get as a bio major (besides being a professor), how much they pay, and if bio major is on demand these days. I would greatly appreciate any additional advice about this major, the downfalls of it, and anything else I might need to know. P.S. please inform me about the pay, it's very important to me, I am not looking for extreme riches, I would just like to make sure I earn a decent living with the major I choose.

Asked By: hjj - 4/1/2009
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For you I’ll list out all the businesses and industries with the prospective employers. From there on you engage a promising career of your own choice... More
Answered By: Sarah P - 4/2/2009
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You could be a naturalist, work in all sorts of labs, be an elementary or secondary school teacher, work at zoos etc. A bachelor of science from a respected school will in general pay more than a BA in English from a similar school. Notice I said "in general". Especially in the current economy, nothing is... More
Answered By: greenhouseparrot - 4/1/2009
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