What does this career do?
Social and humanities scientists study and analyse human behaviour and the origin, structure and characteristics of language; undertake research in areas such as sociology, economics, politics, archaeology, history, philosophy, literature, the arts; organise the collection of qualitative and quantitative information, and perform subsequent analyses.
What are the entry requirements?
Honours, Bachelor's degree
How well does it pay?
Normal pay is around £31,699 per year. That is about £2,641 per month, or £15 per hour.
New workers generally start around £18,907 per year.
Highly experienced workers can earn as much as £48,651 per year.