It all depends upon many factors & variables. There are those who are enormously successful with a Bachelor's Degree in Liberal Arts, the humanities, & the soft sciences. It all depends upon their attitude, ability to be a self-starter, & being able to sell one self. Nowadays, one must have a Bachelor's Degree in order to get a foot in the door of many jobs, even some McJobs. A Bachelor's Degree is presently equivalent to a high school diploma. A Master's Degree is becoming more of a requirement to get into many professional jobs, especially fast track professional jobs.
Sadly, many of those with Bachelor's Degrees in the Liberal Arts, the humanities, & the soft sciences will be resigned to work in McJobs. Only a minute percentage will obtain professional jobs with such a Bachelor's Degrees from the start. Those with Bachelor's Degrees in the STEM subjects i.e. science, technology, engineering,& mathematics will find jobs in their fields easily. In fact, jobs in those areas oftentimes go begging. Business & accounting majors will also have no problems obtaining jobs with a Bachelor's Degree.
A Bachelor's Degree is worth a lot if one has a major relevant to the current socioeconomic needs. If one has a degree in a liberal arts, humanities, or soft science subjects, he/she really has to be quite innovative if he/she intends to attain a job commensurate with his/her educational level. He/she also have to be quite flexible & market himself/herself to attain a highly lucrative career. A degree is what one makes of it. Besides the degree, one must have the right attitude, be familiar with the corporate culture, & possess the wherewithal to succeed. If a person has all the aforementioned components, he/she will be successful in the workplace.