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Different careers need different amounts of preparation. Each O*NET career is in one of five Job Zones, which are groups of careers that need the same level of experience, education, and training.

  1. Little or no preparation needed
  2. Some preparation needed
  3. Medium preparation needed
  4. High preparation needed
  5. Extensive preparation needed
 
Job Zone One (selected)
Job Zone Two
Job Zone Three
Job Zone Four
Job Zone Five

Job Zone One: Little or No Preparation Needed

Experience

Little or no previous work-related skill, knowledge, or experience is needed for these careers. For example, a person can become a waiter or waitress even if he/she has never worked before.

Training

Employees in these careers need from a few days to a few months of training. Usually, an experienced worker can show you how to do the job.

Education

Some of these careers may need a high school diploma or GED certificate.

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Bright Outlook (New job opportunities likely in the future. Click to sort by these careers.)
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Registered Apprenticeship (Careers with apprenticeship programs. Click to sort by these careers.)
Career name Bright Outlook Green Apprenticeship
Amusement & Recreation Attendants
Bright Outlook
Where in the military? Automotive & Watercraft Service Attendants
Bridge & Lock Tenders
Cashiers
Bright Outlook
Where in the military? Combined Food Preparation & Serving Workers, Including Fast Food
Bright Outlook
Continuous Mining Machine Operators
Green
Cooks, Fast Food
Bright Outlook
Apprenticeship
Cooks, Short Order
Counter & Rental Clerks
Bright Outlook
Counter Attendants, Cafeteria, Food Concession, & Coffee Shop
Bright Outlook
Where in the military? Crossing Guards
Derrick Operators, Oil & Gas
Dining Room & Cafeteria Attendants & Bartender Helpers
Bright Outlook
Apprenticeship
Dishwashers
Bright Outlook
Where in the military? Fabric Menders
Apprenticeship
Fallers
Apprenticeship
Farmworkers & Laborers, Crop
Bright Outlook
Farmworkers, Farm, Ranch, & Aquacultural Animals
Apprenticeship
Fishers & Related Fishing Workers
Where in the military? Food Preparation Workers
Bright Outlook
Food Servers, Nonrestaurant
Bright Outlook
Furniture Finishers
Apprenticeship
Graders & Sorters, Agricultural Products
Grinding & Polishing Workers, Hand
Helpers--Painters, Paperhangers, Plasterers, & Stucco Masons
Where in the military? Helpers--Production Workers
Bright Outlook
Hosts & Hostesses, Restaurant, Lounge, & Coffee Shop
Bright Outlook
Hunters & Trappers
Landscaping & Groundskeeping Workers
Bright Outlook
Apprenticeship
Logging Equipment Operators
Meat, Poultry, & Fish Cutters & Trimmers
Models
Where in the military? Nonfarm Animal Caretakers
Apprenticeship
Nursery Workers
Bright Outlook
Parking Lot Attendants
Where in the military? Pressers, Textile, Garment, & Related Materials
Where in the military? Rock Splitters, Quarry
Roustabouts, Oil & Gas
Where in the military? Septic Tank Servicers & Sewer Pipe Cleaners
Bright Outlook
Where in the military? Sewing Machine Operators
Apprenticeship
Slaughterers & Meat Packers
Apprenticeship
Where in the military? Stock Clerks, Sales Floor
Bright Outlook
Where in the military? Stock Clerks- Stockroom, Warehouse, or Storage Yard
Bright Outlook
Taxi Drivers & Chauffeurs
Ushers, Lobby Attendants, & Ticket Takers
Waiters & Waitresses
Bright Outlook
 
Job Zone One
Job Zone Two (selected)
Job Zone Three
Job Zone Four
Job Zone Five

Job Zone Two: Some Preparation Needed

Experience

Some previous work-related skill, knowledge, or experience is usually needed. For example, it would help a teller to have experience working with the public.

Training

Employees in these careers need from a few months to one year of working with experienced employees. An apprenticeship program may be available for these careers.

Education

These careers usually need a high school diploma.

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Sort by:
Career name (These careers are sorted by name.)
Bright Outlook (New job opportunities likely in the future. Click to sort by these careers.)
Green (Careers that are part of the green economy. Click to sort by these careers.)
Registered Apprenticeship (Careers with apprenticeship programs. Click to sort by these careers.)
Career name Bright Outlook Green Apprenticeship
Where in the military? Actors
Apprenticeship
Adhesive Bonding Machine Operators & Tenders
Agricultural Equipment Operators
Apprenticeship
Where in the military? Agricultural Inspectors
Green
Where in the military? Aircraft Cargo Handling Supervisors
Where in the military? Aircraft Structure, Surfaces, Rigging, & Systems Assemblers
Green
Apprenticeship
Ambulance Drivers & Attendants
Bright Outlook
Apprenticeship
Where in the military? Animal Control Workers
Where in the military? Animal Trainers
Apprenticeship
Where in the military? Athletes & Sports Competitors
Where in the military? Automotive Body & Related Repairers
Apprenticeship
Where in the military? Automotive Glass Installers & Repairers
Apprenticeship
Baggage Porters & Bellhops
Where in the military? Bailiffs
Where in the military? Bakers
Apprenticeship
Bartenders
Bright Outlook
Apprenticeship
Bicycle Repairers
Bright Outlook
Bill & Account Collectors
Bright Outlook
Where in the military? Billing, Cost, & Rate Clerks
Bright Outlook
Biomass Plant Technicians
Bright Outlook
Green
Where in the military? Boilermakers
Green
Apprenticeship
Where in the military? Brickmasons & Blockmasons
Bright Outlook
Apprenticeship
Bus Drivers, School or Special Client
Bright Outlook
Where in the military? Bus Drivers, Transit & Intercity
Green
Butchers & Meat Cutters
Apprenticeship
Where in the military? Cargo & Freight Agents
Apprenticeship
Carpet Installers
Apprenticeship
Where in the military? Cement Masons & Concrete Finishers
Bright Outlook
Green
Apprenticeship
Where in the military? Chemical Equipment Operators & Tenders
Green
Apprenticeship
Where in the military? Chemical Plant & System Operators
Green
Apprenticeship
Childcare Workers
Bright Outlook
Apprenticeship
Where in the military? Cleaners of Vehicles & Equipment
Bright Outlook
Apprenticeship
Cleaning, Washing, & Metal Pickling Equipment Operators & Tenders
Coating, Painting, & Spraying Machine Setters, Operators, & Tenders
Apprenticeship
Where in the military? Coil Winders, Tapers, & Finishers
Coin, Vending, & Amusement Machine Servicers & Repairers
Apprenticeship
Where in the military? Construction Carpenters
Bright Outlook
Green
Apprenticeship
Where in the military? Construction Laborers
Bright Outlook
Green
Apprenticeship
Conveyor Operators & Tenders
Apprenticeship
Where in the military? Cooks, Institution & Cafeteria
Bright Outlook
Apprenticeship
Where in the military? Cooks, Restaurant
Bright Outlook
Apprenticeship
Where in the military? Cooling & Freezing Equipment Operators & Tenders
Apprenticeship
Where in the military? Correspondence Clerks
Costume Attendants
Apprenticeship
Where in the military? Couriers & Messengers
Court Clerks
Where in the military? Craft Artists
Apprenticeship
Credit Checkers
Crushing, Grinding, & Polishing Machine Setters, Operators, & Tenders
Apprenticeship
Where in the military? Customer Service Representatives
Bright Outlook
Green
Cutters & Trimmers, Hand
Apprenticeship
Cutting & Slicing Machine Setters, Operators, & Tenders
Apprenticeship
Where in the military? Cutting, Punching, & Press Machine Setters, Operators, & Tenders, Metal & Plastic
Green
Apprenticeship
Where in the military? Data Entry Keyers
Apprenticeship
Demonstrators & Product Promoters
Where in the military? Dental Laboratory Technicians
Apprenticeship
Where in the military? Dietetic Technicians
Where in the military? Dispatchers
Green
Apprenticeship
Door-To-Door Sales Workers, News & Street Vendors, & Related Workers
Dredge Operators
Apprenticeship
Where in the military? Drilling & Boring Machine Tool Setters, Operators, & Tenders, Metal & Plastic
Green
Driver/Sales Workers
Bright Outlook
Where in the military? Drywall & Ceiling Tile Installers
Apprenticeship
Where in the military? Earth Drillers
Apprenticeship
Where in the military? Electrical & Electronic Equipment Assemblers
Green
Apprenticeship
Where in the military? Electromechanical Equipment Assemblers
Apprenticeship
Where in the military? Engine & Other Machine Assemblers
Green
Apprenticeship
Etchers & Engravers
Apprenticeship
Where in the military? Excavating & Loading Machine & Dragline Operators
Apprenticeship
Where in the military? Explosives Workers, Ordnance Handling Experts, & Blasters
Apprenticeship
Extruding & Drawing Machine Setters, Operators, & Tenders, Metal & Plastic
Apprenticeship
Where in the military? Extruding & Forming Machine Setters, Operators, & Tenders, Synthetic & Glass Fibers
Extruding, Forming, Pressing, & Compacting Machine Setters, Operators, & Tenders
Apprenticeship
Farm Labor Contractors
Bright Outlook
Fence Erectors
Bright Outlook
Apprenticeship
Where in the military? Fiberglass Laminators & Fabricators
Apprenticeship
Where in the military? File Clerks
Where in the military? First-Line Supervisors of Food Preparation & Serving Workers
Bright Outlook
Where in the military? First-Line Supervisors of Housekeeping & Janitorial Workers
Apprenticeship
First-Line Supervisors of Landscaping, Lawn Service, & Groundskeeping Workers
First-Line Supervisors of Logging Workers
Green
Where in the military? First-Line Supervisors of Production & Operating Workers
Green
Where in the military? First-Line Supervisors of Retail Sales Workers
Bright Outlook
Apprenticeship
Where in the military? First-Line Supervisors of Transportation & Material-Moving Machine & Vehicle Operators
Floor Layers
Apprenticeship
Floor Sanders & Finishers
Floral Designers
Apprenticeship
Food & Tobacco Roasting, Baking, & Drying Machine Operators & Tenders
Food Batchmakers
Apprenticeship
Food Cooking Machine Operators & Tenders
Forest Firefighters
Bright Outlook
Apprenticeship
Forging Machine Setters, Operators, & Tenders, Metal & Plastic
Apprenticeship
Foundry Mold & Coremakers
Apprenticeship
Where in the military? Freight Forwarders
Bright Outlook
Green
Where in the military? Funeral Attendants
Furnace, Kiln, Oven, Drier, & Kettle Operators & Tenders
Apprenticeship
Gaming & Sports Book Writers & Runners
Gaming Cage Workers
Gaming Change Persons & Booth Cashiers
Gaming Dealers
Gaming Supervisors
Where in the military? Gaming Surveillance Officers & Gaming Investigators
Where in the military? Gas Compressor & Gas Pumping Station Operators
Where in the military? Geothermal Technicians
Bright Outlook
Green
Glaziers
Apprenticeship
Where in the military? Grinding, Lapping, Polishing, & Buffing Machine Tool Setters, Operators, & Tenders, Metal & Plastic
Apprenticeship
Where in the military? Hazardous Materials Removal Workers
Green
Where in the military? Heat Treating Equipment Setters, Operators, & Tenders, Metal & Plastic
Apprenticeship
Where in the military? Heavy & Tractor-Trailer Truck Drivers
Bright Outlook
Green
Apprenticeship
Where in the military? Helpers--Brickmasons, Blockmasons, Stonemasons, & Tile & Marble Setters
Bright Outlook
Apprenticeship
Helpers--Carpenters
Bright Outlook
Green
Where in the military? Helpers--Electricians
Bright Outlook
Helpers--Extraction Workers
Apprenticeship
Where in the military? Helpers--Installation, Maintenance, & Repair Workers
Green
Apprenticeship
Where in the military? Helpers--Pipelayers, Plumbers, Pipefitters, & Steamfitters
Bright Outlook
Helpers--Roofers
Where in the military? Highway Maintenance Workers
Where in the military? Hoist & Winch Operators
Home Health Aides
Bright Outlook
Apprenticeship
Where in the military? Hotel, Motel, & Resort Desk Clerks
Bright Outlook
Apprenticeship
Where in the military? Industrial Truck & Tractor Operators
Bright Outlook
Green
Where in the military? Inspectors, Testers, Sorters, Samplers, & Weighers
Bright Outlook
Green
Apprenticeship
Insulation Workers, Floor, Ceiling, & Wall
Bright Outlook
Green
Apprenticeship
Where in the military? Insulation Workers, Mechanical
Bright Outlook
Apprenticeship
Insurance Claims Clerks
Insurance Policy Processing Clerks
Where in the military? Interviewers
Janitors & Cleaners
Bright Outlook
Apprenticeship
Where in the military? Laborers & Freight, Stock, & Material Movers, Hand
Bright Outlook
Green
Apprenticeship
Where in the military? Lathe & Turning Machine Tool Setters, Operators, & Tenders, Metal & Plastic
Apprenticeship
Where in the military? Laundry & Dry-Cleaning Workers
Apprenticeship
Where in the military? Layout Workers, Metal & Plastic
Apprenticeship
Library Assistants, Clerical
License Clerks
Where in the military? Licensing Examiners & Inspectors
Where in the military? Lifeguards, Ski Patrol, & Other Recreational Protective Service Workers
Bright Outlook
Where in the military? Light Truck or Delivery Services Drivers
Bright Outlook
Loading Machine Operators, Underground Mining
Locker Room, Coatroom, & Dressing Room Attendants
Where in the military? Locksmiths & Safe Repairers
Apprenticeship
Where in the military? Locomotive Engineers
Green
Apprenticeship
Locomotive Firers
Machine Feeders & Offbearers
Maids & Housekeeping Cleaners
Bright Outlook
Apprenticeship
Where in the military? Mail Clerks & Mail Machine Operators
Apprenticeship
Where in the military? Maintenance Workers, Machinery
Apprenticeship
Manufactured Building & Mobile Home Installers
Where in the military? Marking Clerks
Bright Outlook
Mechanical Door Repairers
Bright Outlook
Apprenticeship
Where in the military? Medical Equipment Preparers
Apprenticeship
Merchandise Displayers & Window Trimmers
Apprenticeship
Metal-Refining Furnace Operators & Tenders
Apprenticeship
Meter Readers, Utilities
Mine Cutting & Channeling Machine Operators
Apprenticeship
Mine Shuttle Car Operators
Mixing & Blending Machine Setters, Operators, & Tenders
Green
Apprenticeship
Molding & Casting Workers
Apprenticeship
Molding, Coremaking, & Casting Machine Setters, Operators, & Tenders, Metal & Plastic
Apprenticeship
Where in the military? Motion Picture Projectionists
Where in the military? Motorboat Operators
Where in the military? Multiple Machine Tool Setters, Operators, & Tenders, Metal & Plastic
Apprenticeship
New Accounts Clerks
Where in the military? Non-Destructive Testing Specialists
Bright Outlook
Where in the military? Nursing Assistants
Bright Outlook
Apprenticeship
Where in the military? Office Clerks, General
Bright Outlook
Apprenticeship
Office Machine Operators
Where in the military? Operating Engineers & Other Construction Equipment Operators
Bright Outlook
Green
Apprenticeship
Where in the military? Ophthalmic Laboratory Technicians
Apprenticeship
Where in the military? Order Clerks
Where in the military? Order Fillers, Wholesale & Retail Sales
Bright Outlook
Where in the military? Outdoor Power Equipment & Other Small Engine Mechanics
Apprenticeship
Packaging & Filling Machine Operators & Tenders
Where in the military? Packers & Packagers, Hand
Bright Outlook
Painters, Construction & Maintenance
Bright Outlook
Apprenticeship
Where in the military? Painters, Transportation Equipment
Apprenticeship
Painting, Coating, & Decorating Workers
Apprenticeship
Paper Goods Machine Setters, Operators, & Tenders
Apprenticeship
Paperhangers
Apprenticeship
Where in the military? Parking Enforcement Workers
Parts Salespersons
Apprenticeship
Where in the military? Paving, Surfacing, & Tamping Equipment Operators
Apprenticeship
Where in the military? Payroll & Timekeeping Clerks
Apprenticeship
Personal Care Aides
Bright Outlook
Where in the military? Pest Control Workers
Apprenticeship
Where in the military? Petroleum Pump System Operators, Refinery Operators, & Gaugers
Apprenticeship
Where in the military? Pharmacy Aides
Where in the military? Photographic Process Workers & Processing Machine Operators
Apprenticeship
Where in the military? Physical Therapist Aides
Bright Outlook
Where in the military? Pile-Driver Operators
Bright Outlook
Where in the military? Pipelayers
Plasterers & Stucco Masons
Apprenticeship
Where in the military? Plating & Coating Machine Setters, Operators, & Tenders, Metal & Plastic
Apprenticeship
Where in the military? Police, Fire, & Ambulance Dispatchers
Apprenticeship
Where in the military? Postal Service Clerks
Apprenticeship
Where in the military? Postal Service Mail Carriers
Bright Outlook
Where in the military? Postal Service Mail Sorters, Processors, & Processing Machine Operators
Pourers & Casters, Metal
Where in the military? Power Plant Operators
Green
Apprenticeship
Print Binding & Finishing Workers
Apprenticeship
Where in the military? Psychiatric Aides
Public Address System & Other Announcers
Where in the military? Pump Operators
Where in the military? Rail Car Repairers
Apprenticeship
Rail Yard Engineers, Dinkey Operators, & Hostlers
Where in the military? Rail-Track Laying & Maintenance Equipment Operators
Green
Where in the military? Railroad Brake, Signal, & Switch Operators
Railroad Conductors & Yardmasters
Green
Where in the military? Receptionists & Information Clerks
Bright Outlook
Recreational Vehicle Service Technicians
Apprenticeship
Recycling & Reclamation Workers
Bright Outlook
Green
Recycling Coordinators
Bright Outlook
Green
Refractory Materials Repairers
Refuse & Recyclable Material Collectors
Green
Where in the military? Reinforcing Iron & Rebar Workers
Bright Outlook
Apprenticeship
Where in the military? Reservation & Transportation Ticket Agents & Travel Clerks
Where in the military? Retail Loss Prevention Specialists
Bright Outlook
Where in the military? Retail Salespersons
Bright Outlook
Where in the military? Riggers
Bright Outlook
Apprenticeship
Rolling Machine Setters, Operators, & Tenders, Metal & Plastic
Apprenticeship
Roof Bolters, Mining
Where in the military? Roofers
Green
Apprenticeship
Rotary Drill Operators, Oil & Gas
Apprenticeship
Where in the military? Rough Carpenters
Bright Outlook
Green
Apprenticeship
Where in the military? Sailors & Marine Oilers
Apprenticeship
Sawing Machine Setters, Operators, & Tenders, Wood
Apprenticeship
Where in the military? Security Guards
Bright Outlook
Apprenticeship
Segmental Pavers
Bright Outlook
Semiconductor Processors
Where in the military? Separating, Filtering, Clarifying, Precipitating, & Still Machine Setters, Operators, & Tenders
Green
Apprenticeship
Service Unit Operators, Oil, Gas, & Mining
Green
Where in the military? Sewers, Hand
Shampooers
Where in the military? Sheet Metal Workers
Green
Apprenticeship
Where in the military? Shipping, Receiving, & Traffic Clerks
Bright Outlook
Green
Shoe & Leather Workers & Repairers
Apprenticeship
Shoe Machine Operators & Tenders
Where in the military? Singers
Slot Supervisors
Solar Photovoltaic Installers
Bright Outlook
Green
Where in the military? Solderers & Brazers
Bright Outlook
Green
Statement Clerks
Bright Outlook
Stone Cutters & Carvers, Manufacturing
Apprenticeship
Where in the military? Structural Iron & Steel Workers
Bright Outlook
Green
Apprenticeship
Subway & Streetcar Operators
Where in the military? Switchboard Operators, Including Answering Service
Where in the military? Tank Car, Truck, & Ship Loaders
Apprenticeship
Tapers
Apprenticeship
Team Assemblers
Bright Outlook
Green
Apprenticeship
Where in the military? Telecommunications Line Installers & Repairers
Apprenticeship
Telemarketers
Where in the military? Telephone Operators
Where in the military? Tellers
Bright Outlook
Apprenticeship
Terrazzo Workers & Finishers
Apprenticeship
Where in the military? Textile Bleaching & Dyeing Machine Operators & Tenders
Textile Cutting Machine Setters, Operators, & Tenders
Textile Knitting & Weaving Machine Setters, Operators, & Tenders
Apprenticeship
Textile Winding, Twisting, & Drawing Out Machine Setters, Operators, & Tenders
Apprenticeship
Where in the military? Tile & Marble Setters
Apprenticeship
Where in the military? Timing Device Assemblers & Adjusters
Tire Builders
Where in the military? Tire Repairers & Changers
Where in the military? Tool Grinders, Filers, & Sharpeners
Apprenticeship
Where in the military? Transportation Attendants
Where in the military? Transportation Security Screeners
Tree Trimmers & Pruners
Apprenticeship
Upholsterers
Apprenticeship
Weatherization Installers & Technicians
Bright Outlook
Green
Apprenticeship
Weighers, Measurers, Checkers, & Samplers, Recordkeeping
Where in the military? Welding, Soldering, & Brazing Machine Setters, Operators, & Tenders
Apprenticeship
Wellhead Pumpers
Woodworking Machine Setters, Operators, & Tenders
Apprenticeship
Where in the military? Word Processors & Typists
Apprenticeship
 
Job Zone One
Job Zone Two
Job Zone Three (selected)
Job Zone Four
Job Zone Five

Job Zone Three: Medium Preparation Needed

Experience

Previous work-related skill, knowledge, or experience is needed for these careers. For example, an electrician must be in an apprenticeship for three to four years or have several years of job training. You may need to pass a test to get a license to do the job.

Training

Employees in these careers need one or two years of training. Both on-the-job experience and informal training with experienced workers may be needed. An apprenticeship program may be a good choice for these careers.

Education

Most of these careers need vocational school training, on-the-job experience, or an associate's degree.

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Career name Bright Outlook Green Apprenticeship
Acute Care Nurses
Bright Outlook
Where in the military? Administrative Services Managers
Apprenticeship
Advertising Sales Agents
Agricultural Technicians
Green
Where in the military? Air Traffic Controllers
Apprenticeship
Where in the military? Aircraft Mechanics & Service Technicians
Apprenticeship
Where in the military? Airfield Operations Specialists
Apprenticeship
Animal Breeders
Assessors
Where in the military? Audio & Video Equipment Technicians
Apprenticeship
Where in the military? Automotive Master Mechanics
Bright Outlook
Apprenticeship
Where in the military? Automotive Specialty Technicians
Bright Outlook
Green
Apprenticeship
Where in the military? Aviation Inspectors
Where in the military? Avionics Technicians
Apprenticeship
Where in the military? Barbers
Apprenticeship
Where in the military? Bookkeeping, Accounting, & Auditing Clerks
Bright Outlook
Apprenticeship
Where in the military? Broadcast Technicians
Apprenticeship
Brokerage Clerks
Where in the military? Bus & Truck Mechanics & Diesel Engine Specialists
Green
Apprenticeship
Where in the military? Cabinetmakers & Bench Carpenters
Apprenticeship
Where in the military? Camera & Photographic Equipment Repairers
Apprenticeship
Where in the military? Camera Operators, Television, Video, & Motion Picture
Apprenticeship
Where in the military? Cardiovascular Technologists & Technicians
Bright Outlook
Where in the military? Chefs & Head Cooks
Apprenticeship
Where in the military? Chemical Technicians
Green
Apprenticeship
Where in the military? Civil Drafters
Apprenticeship
Where in the military? Civil Engineering Technicians
Where in the military? Commercial Divers
Bright Outlook
Where in the military? Commercial Pilots
Apprenticeship
Where in the military? Computer Numerically Controlled Machine Tool Programmers, Metal & Plastic
Bright Outlook
Apprenticeship
Where in the military? Computer Operators
Apprenticeship
Where in the military? Computer User Support Specialists
Bright Outlook
Apprenticeship
Where in the military? Computer, Automated Teller, & Office Machine Repairers
Apprenticeship
Where in the military? Computer-Controlled Machine Tool Operators, Metal & Plastic
Green
Apprenticeship
Where in the military? Concierges
Bright Outlook
Where in the military? Construction & Building Inspectors
Green
Apprenticeship
Where in the military? Control & Valve Installers & Repairers
Apprenticeship
Cooks, Private Household
Coroners
Where in the military? Correctional Officers & Jailers
Bright Outlook
Apprenticeship
Where in the military? Court Reporters
Where in the military? Crane & Tower Operators
Apprenticeship
Credit Authorizers
Where in the military? Criminal Investigators & Special Agents
Where in the military? Critical Care Nurses
Bright Outlook
Customs Brokers
Bright Outlook
Dancers
Where in the military? Dental Assistants
Bright Outlook
Apprenticeship
Where in the military? Dental Hygienists
Bright Outlook
Where in the military? Desktop Publishers
Apprenticeship
Where in the military? Diagnostic Medical Sonographers
Bright Outlook
Where in the military? Electric Motor, Power Tool, & Related Repairers
Apprenticeship
Where in the military? Electrical & Electronics Installers & Repairers, Transportation Equipment
Apprenticeship
Where in the military? Electrical & Electronics Repairers, Commercial & Industrial Equipment
Green
Apprenticeship
Where in the military? Electrical & Electronics Repairers, Powerhouse, Substation, & Relay
Apprenticeship
Where in the military? Electrical Drafters
Apprenticeship
Where in the military? Electrical Engineering Technicians
Green
Apprenticeship
Where in the military? Electrical Power-Line Installers & Repairers
Green
Apprenticeship
Where in the military? Electricians
Bright Outlook
Green
Apprenticeship
Where in the military? Electro-Mechanical Technicians
Green
Apprenticeship
Electronic Drafters
Apprenticeship
Where in the military? Electronic Equipment Installers & Repairers, Motor Vehicles
Apprenticeship
Where in the military? Electronic Home Entertainment Equipment Installers & Repairers
Apprenticeship
Where in the military? Electronics Engineering Technicians
Green
Apprenticeship
Electronics Engineering Technologists
Bright Outlook
Green
Where in the military? Elevator Installers & Repairers
Bright Outlook
Apprenticeship
Where in the military? Eligibility Interviewers, Government Programs
Where in the military? Embalmers
Apprenticeship
Where in the military? Emergency Medical Technicians & Paramedics
Bright Outlook
Apprenticeship
Endoscopy Technicians
Bright Outlook
Energy Auditors
Bright Outlook
Green
Apprenticeship
Where in the military? Executive Secretaries & Executive Administrative Assistants
Bright Outlook
Fabric & Apparel Patternmakers
Apprenticeship
Where in the military? Farm Equipment Mechanics & Service Technicians
Apprenticeship
Fashion Designers
Apprenticeship
Where in the military? Film & Video Editors
Apprenticeship
Where in the military? Fine Artists, Including Painters, Sculptors, & Illustrators
Apprenticeship
Where in the military? Fire Inspectors
Apprenticeship
Where in the military? Fire Investigators
Apprenticeship
First-Line Supervisors of Agricultural Crop & Horticultural Workers
Green
First-Line Supervisors of Animal Husbandry & Animal Care Workers
Where in the military? First-Line Supervisors of Construction Trades & Extraction Workers
Bright Outlook
Where in the military? First-Line Supervisors of Correctional Officers
Where in the military? First-Line Supervisors of Helpers, Laborers, & Material Movers, Hand
Where in the military? First-Line Supervisors of Mechanics, Installers, & Repairers
Bright Outlook
Green
Apprenticeship
Where in the military? First-Line Supervisors of Office & Administrative Support Workers
Bright Outlook
Where in the military? First-Line Supervisors of Personal Service Workers
Where in the military? First-Line Supervisors of Police & Detectives
Where in the military? Fitness Trainers & Aerobics Instructors
Where in the military? Flight Attendants
Where in the military? Food Science Technicians
Where in the military? Food Service Managers
Apprenticeship
Forest & Conservation Technicians
Green
Forest & Conservation Workers
Green
Forest Fire Fighting & Prevention Supervisors
Forest Fire Inspectors & Prevention Specialists
Where in the military? Funeral Service Managers
Gaming Managers
Where in the military? Gas Plant Operators
Gem & Diamond Workers
Apprenticeship
Where in the military? General & Operations Managers
Bright Outlook
Green
Where in the military? Geological Sample Test Technicians
Green
Apprenticeship
Geothermal Production Managers
Bright Outlook
Green
Glass Blowers, Molders, Benders, & Finishers
Apprenticeship
Where in the military? Government Property Inspectors & Investigators
Apprenticeship
Hairdressers, Hairstylists, & Cosmetologists
Bright Outlook
Apprenticeship
Hearing Aid Specialists
Bright Outlook
Where in the military? Heating & Air Conditioning Mechanics & Installers
Bright Outlook
Green
Apprenticeship
Where in the military? Histotechnologists & Histologic Technicians
Bright Outlook
Where in the military? Home Appliance Repairers
Apprenticeship
Where in the military? Human Resources Assistants
Apprenticeship
Where in the military? Immigration & Customs Inspectors
Industrial Engineering Technicians
Green
Apprenticeship
Where in the military? Industrial Machinery Mechanics
Bright Outlook
Green
Apprenticeship
Where in the military? Insurance Adjusters, Examiners, & Investigators
Insurance Appraisers, Auto Damage
Jewelers
Apprenticeship
Where in the military? Legal Secretaries
Apprenticeship
Where in the military? Licensed Practical & Licensed Vocational Nurses
Bright Outlook
Apprenticeship
Loan Interviewers & Clerks
Loan Officers
Where in the military? Lodging Managers
Log Graders & Scalers
Where in the military? Machinists
Bright Outlook
Green
Apprenticeship
Where in the military? Magnetic Resonance Imaging Technologists
Bright Outlook
Where in the military? Maintenance & Repair Workers, General
Bright Outlook
Green
Apprenticeship
Makeup Artists, Theatrical & Performance
Manicurists & Pedicurists
Manufacturing Production Technicians
Bright Outlook
Green
Where in the military? Mapping Technicians
Apprenticeship
Massage Therapists
Bright Outlook
Where in the military? Mates- Ship, Boat, & Barge
Apprenticeship
Mechanical Drafters
Apprenticeship
Where in the military? Mechanical Engineering Technicians
Apprenticeship
Mechanical Engineering Technologists
Bright Outlook
Green
Where in the military? Medical & Clinical Laboratory Technicians
Bright Outlook
Apprenticeship
Where in the military? Medical Appliance Technicians
Apprenticeship
Where in the military? Medical Assistants
Bright Outlook
Apprenticeship
Where in the military? Medical Equipment Repairers
Bright Outlook
Apprenticeship
Where in the military? Medical Records & Health Information Technicians
Bright Outlook
Apprenticeship
Where in the military? Medical Secretaries
Bright Outlook
Apprenticeship
Medical Transcriptionists
Apprenticeship
Where in the military? Milling & Planing Machine Setters, Operators, & Tenders, Metal & Plastic
Apprenticeship
Millwrights
Green
Apprenticeship
Where in the military? Mobile Heavy Equipment Mechanics
Apprenticeship
Model Makers, Metal & Plastic
Apprenticeship
Model Makers, Wood
Apprenticeship
Where in the military? Morticians, Undertakers, & Funeral Directors
Apprenticeship
Where in the military? Motorboat Mechanics & Service Technicians
Apprenticeship
Motorcycle Mechanics
Apprenticeship
Municipal Clerks
Where in the military? Municipal Fire Fighting & Prevention Supervisors
Apprenticeship
Where in the military? Municipal Firefighters
Bright Outlook
Apprenticeship
Where in the military? Music Composers & Arrangers
Where in the military? Musical Instrument Repairers & Tuners
Apprenticeship
Where in the military? Musicians, Instrumental
Nannies
Bright Outlook
Where in the military? Neurodiagnostic Technologists
Bright Outlook
Where in the military? Nuclear Equipment Operation Technicians
Green
Where in the military? Nuclear Medicine Technologists
Where in the military? Nuclear Monitoring Technicians
Apprenticeship
Where in the military? Nuclear Power Reactor Operators
Green
Nursery & Greenhouse Managers
Bright Outlook
Where in the military? Occupational Health & Safety Technicians
Green
Apprenticeship
Where in the military? Occupational Therapy Aides
Bright Outlook
Where in the military? Occupational Therapy Assistants
Bright Outlook
Ophthalmic Medical Technicians
Bright Outlook
Where in the military? Ophthalmic Medical Technologists
Bright Outlook
Where in the military? Opticians, Dispensing
Bright Outlook
Apprenticeship
Where in the military? Paralegals & Legal Assistants
Apprenticeship
Patternmakers, Metal & Plastic
Apprenticeship
Patternmakers, Wood
Apprenticeship
Pesticide Handlers, Sprayers, & Applicators, Vegetation
Apprenticeship
Where in the military? Pharmacy Technicians
Bright Outlook
Apprenticeship
Where in the military? Phlebotomists
Bright Outlook
Where in the military? Photographers
Apprenticeship
Where in the military? Photonics Technicians
Bright Outlook
Green
Where in the military? Physical Therapist Assistants
Bright Outlook
Where in the military? Pilots, Ship
Apprenticeship
Where in the military? Pipe Fitters & Steamfitters
Bright Outlook
Green
Apprenticeship
Where in the military? Plumbers
Bright Outlook
Green
Apprenticeship
Where in the military? Police Detectives
Where in the military? Police Identification & Records Officers
Where in the military? Police Patrol Officers
Bright Outlook
Apprenticeship
Where in the military? Postmasters & Mail Superintendents
Potters, Manufacturing
Apprenticeship
Where in the military? Power Distributors & Dispatchers
Green
Apprenticeship
Precious Metal Workers
Apprenticeship
Precision Agriculture Technicians
Bright Outlook
Green
Where in the military? Prepress Technicians & Workers
Apprenticeship
Preschool Teachers
Bright Outlook
Where in the military? Printing Press Operators
Apprenticeship
Where in the military? Private Detectives & Investigators
Apprenticeship
Where in the military? Procurement Clerks
Where in the military? Production, Planning, & Expediting Clerks
Green
Apprenticeship
Where in the military? Psychiatric Technicians
Where in the military? Quality Control Analysts
Bright Outlook
Where in the military? Radiation Therapists
Bright Outlook
Where in the military? Radio & Television Announcers
Radio Mechanics
Apprenticeship
Where in the military? Radio Operators
Apprenticeship
Where in the military? Radio, Cellular, & Tower Equipment Installers & Repairers
Where in the military? Radiologic Technicians
Bright Outlook
Where in the military? Radiologic Technologists
Apprenticeship
Real Estate Brokers
Real Estate Sales Agents
Where in the military? Refrigeration Mechanics & Installers
Bright Outlook
Green
Apprenticeship
Where in the military? Registered Nurses
Bright Outlook
Where in the military? Residential Advisors
Apprenticeship
Where in the military? Respiratory Therapists
Where in the military? Respiratory Therapy Technicians
Where in the military? Robotics Technicians
Bright Outlook
Green
Sales Agents, Financial Services
Bright Outlook
Where in the military? Secretaries & Administrative Assistants
Bright Outlook
Apprenticeship
Where in the military? Security & Fire Alarm Systems Installers
Where in the military? Self-Enrichment Education Teachers
Where in the military? Sheriffs & Deputy Sheriffs
Bright Outlook
Where in the military? Ship & Boat Captains
Where in the military? Ship Engineers
Signal & Track Switch Repairers
Apprenticeship
Skincare Specialists
Bright Outlook
Solar Energy Installation Managers
Bright Outlook
Green
Solar Sales Representatives & Assessors
Bright Outlook
Green
Where in the military? Sound Engineering Technicians
Apprenticeship
Spa Managers
Bright Outlook
Speech-Language Pathology Assistants
Bright Outlook
Where in the military? Stationary Engineers & Boiler Operators
Green
Apprenticeship
Where in the military? Statistical Assistants
Where in the military? Stonemasons
Bright Outlook
Apprenticeship
Where in the military? Structural Metal Fabricators & Fitters
Green
Apprenticeship
Where in the military? Surgical Technologists
Bright Outlook
Apprenticeship
Where in the military? Surveying Technicians
Apprenticeship
Tailors, Dressmakers, & Custom Sewers
Apprenticeship
Tax Examiners & Collectors, & Revenue Agents
Tax Preparers
Teacher Assistants
Bright Outlook
Apprenticeship
Where in the military? Telecommunications Engineering Specialists
Bright Outlook
Where in the military? Telecommunications Equipment Installers & Repairers
Apprenticeship
Title Examiners, Abstractors, & Searchers
Where in the military? Tool & Die Makers
Apprenticeship
Tour Guides & Escorts
Traffic Technicians
Where in the military? Transit & Railroad Police
Where in the military? Transportation Vehicle, Equipment & Systems Inspectors
Green
Apprenticeship
Travel Agents
Travel Guides
Umpires, Referees, & Other Sports Officials
Where in the military? Veterinary Assistants & Laboratory Animal Caretakers
Apprenticeship
Veterinary Technologists & Technicians
Bright Outlook
Where in the military? Vocational Education Teachers, Postsecondary
Watch Repairers
Apprenticeship
Where in the military? Water & Wastewater Treatment Plant & System Operators
Apprenticeship
Web Administrators
Bright Outlook
Web Developers
Where in the military? Welders, Cutters, & Welder Fitters
Bright Outlook
Green
Apprenticeship
Where in the military? Wholesale & Retail Buyers
Green
Wind Turbine Service Technicians
Bright Outlook
Green
Apprenticeship
 
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Job Zone Four: High Preparation Needed

Experience

Long term work-related skill, knowledge, or experience is needed for these careers. For example, an accountant must complete four years of college and work several years in the field to be qualified for the job.

Training

Employees in these careers need several years of work-related experience and training. Both on-the-job and classroom job training may be needed.

Education

Most of these careers need a four-year bachelor's degree, but some do not.

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Where in the military? Accountants
Bright Outlook
Actuaries
Bright Outlook
Adapted Physical Education Specialists
Bright Outlook
Adult Basic & Secondary Education & Literacy Teachers & Instructors
Where in the military? Advertising & Promotions Managers
Where in the military? Aerospace Engineering & Operations Technicians
Apprenticeship
Where in the military? Aerospace Engineers
Green
Agents & Business Managers of Artists, Performers, & Athletes
Agricultural Engineers
Where in the military? Airline Pilots, Copilots, & Flight Engineers
Appraisers, Real Estate
Aquacultural Managers
Bright Outlook
Where in the military? Architects
Green
Where in the military? Architectural Drafters
Green
Apprenticeship
Where in the military? Art Directors
Where in the military? Atmospheric & Space Scientists
Green
Apprenticeship
Where in the military? Audio-Visual & Multimedia Collections Specialists
Where in the military? Auditors
Bright Outlook
Automotive Engineers
Bright Outlook
Green
Biochemical Engineers
Bright Outlook
Green
Biofuels/Biodiesel Technology & Product Development Managers
Bright Outlook
Green
Bioinformatics Technicians
Bright Outlook
Where in the military? Biological Technicians
Apprenticeship
Biomass Power Plant Managers
Bright Outlook
Green
Where in the military? Biomedical Engineers
Bright Outlook
Where in the military? Broadcast News Analysts
Brownfield Redevelopment Specialists & Site Managers
Bright Outlook
Green
Where in the military? Budget Analysts
Where in the military? Business Continuity Planners
Bright Outlook
Where in the military? Business Intelligence Analysts
Bright Outlook
Buyers & Purchasing Agents, Farm Products
Green
Career/Technical Education Teachers, Middle School
Where in the military? Career/Technical Education Teachers, Secondary School
Where in the military? Cartographers & Photogrammetrists
Apprenticeship
Where in the military? Chemical Engineers
Green
Where in the military? Chemists
Green
Child, Family, & School Social Workers
Bright Outlook
Choreographers
Bright Outlook
City & Regional Planning Aides
Where in the military? Civil Engineers
Bright Outlook
Green
Claims Examiners, Property & Casualty Insurance
Clinical Data Managers
Bright Outlook
Clinical Research Coordinators
Bright Outlook
Coaches & Scouts
Bright Outlook
Commercial & Industrial Designers
Green
Apprenticeship
Community Health Workers
Bright Outlook
Where in the military? Compensation & Benefits Managers
Where in the military? Compensation, Benefits, & Job Analysis Specialists
Where in the military? Compliance Managers
Bright Outlook
Green
Where in the military? Computer & Information Systems Managers
Apprenticeship
Where in the military? Computer Hardware Engineers
Where in the military? Computer Network Architects
Where in the military? Computer Network Support Specialists
Apprenticeship
Where in the military? Computer Programmers
Bright Outlook
Apprenticeship
Where in the military? Computer Systems Analysts
Bright Outlook
Apprenticeship
Where in the military? Computer Systems Engineers/Architects
Bright Outlook
Where in the military? Construction Managers
Bright Outlook
Green
Copy Writers
Where in the military? Cost Estimators
Bright Outlook
Credit Analysts
Credit Counselors
Cytogenetic Technologists
Bright Outlook
Where in the military? Database Administrators
Apprenticeship
Where in the military? Directors, Religious Activities & Education
Where in the military? Directors- Stage, Motion Pictures, Television, & Radio
Apprenticeship
Where in the military? Document Management Specialists
Bright Outlook
Where in the military? Editors
Education Administrators, Preschool & Childcare Center/Program
Where in the military? Electrical Engineering Technologists
Bright Outlook
Green
Where in the military? Electrical Engineers
Green
Where in the military? Electromechanical Engineering Technologists
Bright Outlook
Green
Where in the military? Electronics Engineers
Green
Where in the military? Elementary School Teachers
Bright Outlook
Where in the military? Emergency Management Directors
Apprenticeship
Energy Brokers
Bright Outlook
Green
Energy Engineers
Bright Outlook
Green
Environmental Compliance Inspectors
Environmental Engineering Technicians
Green
Where in the military? Environmental Science & Protection Technicians, Including Health
Green
Apprenticeship
Where in the military? Environmental Scientists & Specialists, Including Health
Green
Apprenticeship
Where in the military? Equal Opportunity Representatives & Officers
Apprenticeship
Farm & Ranch Managers
Bright Outlook
Green
Apprenticeship
Financial Analysts
Bright Outlook
Green
Financial Examiners
Where in the military? Financial Managers, Branch or Department
Bright Outlook
Fire-Prevention & Protection Engineers
First-Line Supervisors of Aquacultural Workers
Where in the military? First-Line Supervisors of Non-Retail Sales Workers
Where in the military? Fish & Game Wardens
Green
Apprenticeship
Where in the military? Food Scientists & Technologists
Where in the military? Forensic Science Technicians
Apprenticeship
Foresters
Fraud Examiners, Investigators & Analysts
Bright Outlook
Where in the military? Freight & Cargo Inspectors
Fundraisers
Where in the military? Geodetic Surveyors
Bright Outlook
Where in the military? Geographic Information Systems Technicians
Bright Outlook
Green
Geophysical Data Technicians
Green
Where in the military? Geoscientists
Green
Where in the military? Geospatial Information Scientists & Technologists
Bright Outlook
Green
Where in the military? Graphic Designers
Apprenticeship
Where in the military? Health Educators
Apprenticeship
Where in the military? Human Resources Managers
Where in the military? Human Resources Specialists
Bright Outlook
Apprenticeship
Where in the military? Hydrologists
Green
Industrial Engineering Technologists
Bright Outlook
Green
Where in the military? Industrial Engineers
Green
Apprenticeship
Where in the military? Industrial Production Managers
Green
Apprenticeship
Where in the military? Industrial Safety & Health Engineers
Green
Informatics Nurse Specialists
Bright Outlook
Where in the military? Information Security Analysts
Bright Outlook
Apprenticeship
Where in the military? Information Technology Project Managers
Bright Outlook
Insurance Sales Agents
Bright Outlook
Insurance Underwriters
Where in the military? Intelligence Analysts
Bright Outlook
Interior Designers
Apprenticeship
Where in the military? Interpreters & Translators
Bright Outlook
Kindergarten Teachers
Landscape Architects
Green
Legislators
Library Technicians
Loan Counselors
Where in the military? Logisticians
Bright Outlook
Logistics Analysts
Bright Outlook
Green
Where in the military? Logistics Engineers
Bright Outlook
Green
Where in the military? Logistics Managers
Bright Outlook
Green
Where in the military? Loss Prevention Managers
Bright Outlook
Where in the military? Management Analysts
Bright Outlook
Manufacturing Engineering Technologists
Bright Outlook
Green
Manufacturing Engineers
Bright Outlook
Green
Where in the military? Marine Architects
Where in the military? Marine Engineers
Where in the military? Market Research Analysts & Marketing Specialists
Bright Outlook
Where in the military? Marketing Managers
Green
Where in the military? Materials Engineers
Apprenticeship
Where in the military? Mathematical Technicians
Where in the military? Mechanical Engineers
Green
Apprenticeship
Mechatronics Engineers
Bright Outlook
Green
Where in the military? Medical & Clinical Laboratory Technologists
Meeting, Convention, & Event Planners
Bright Outlook
Where in the military? Middle School Teachers
Bright Outlook
Midwives
Bright Outlook
Mining & Geological Engineers, Including Mining Safety Engineers
Apprenticeship
Where in the military? Multimedia Artists & Animators
Museum Technicians & Conservators
Where in the military? Music Directors
Music Therapists
Bright Outlook
Where in the military? Network & Computer Systems Administrators
Bright Outlook
Apprenticeship
Where in the military? Nuclear Engineers
Green
Where in the military? Occupational Health & Safety Specialists
Green
Apprenticeship
Online Merchants
Bright Outlook
Park Naturalists
Patient Representatives
Bright Outlook
Personal Financial Advisors
Bright Outlook
Green
Where in the military? Petroleum Engineers
Bright Outlook
Where in the military? Photonics Engineers
Bright Outlook
Green
Poets, Lyricists & Creative Writers
Where in the military? Probation Officers & Correctional Treatment Specialists
Where in the military? Producers
Apprenticeship
Product Safety Engineers
Where in the military? Program Directors
Proofreaders & Copy Markers
Where in the military? Property, Real Estate, & Community Association Managers
Bright Outlook
Apprenticeship
Where in the military? Public Relations & Fundraising Managers
Where in the military? Public Relations Specialists
Green
Apprenticeship
Where in the military? Purchasing Agents
Apprenticeship
Where in the military? Purchasing Managers
Where in the military? Quality Control Systems Managers
Bright Outlook
Range Managers
Where in the military? Recreation Workers
Recreational Therapists
Regulatory Affairs Managers
Bright Outlook
Green
Where in the military? Regulatory Affairs Specialists
Bright Outlook
Green
Where in the military? Remote Sensing Technicians
Bright Outlook
Green
Where in the military? Reporters & Correspondents
Green
Risk Management Specialists
Bright Outlook
Green
Where in the military? Robotics Engineers
Bright Outlook
Green
Sales Agents, Securities & Commodities
Bright Outlook
Sales Engineers
Where in the military? Sales Managers
Bright Outlook
Sales Representatives, Wholesale & Manufacturing
Bright Outlook
Sales Representatives, Wholesale & Manufacturing, Technical & Scientific Products
Bright Outlook
Green
Search Marketing Strategists
Bright Outlook
Where in the military? Secondary School Teachers
Bright Outlook
Where in the military? Security Management Specialists
Bright Outlook
Where in the military? Security Managers
Bright Outlook
Where in the military? Social & Community Service Managers
Social & Human Service Assistants
Bright Outlook
Apprenticeship
Social Science Research Assistants
Where in the military? Software Developers, Applications
Bright Outlook
Apprenticeship
Where in the military? Software Developers, Systems Software
Bright Outlook
Green
Software Quality Assurance Engineers & Testers
Bright Outlook
Soil & Water Conservationists
Green
Apprenticeship
Special Education Teachers, Middle School
Special Education Teachers, Secondary School
Where in the military? Storage & Distribution Managers
Green
Where in the military? Supply Chain Managers
Bright Outlook
Green
Where in the military? Surveyors
Sustainability Specialists
Bright Outlook
Green
Talent Directors
Where in the military? Technical Directors/Managers
Where in the military? Technical Writers
Where in the military? Training & Development Managers
Where in the military? Training & Development Specialists
Green
Apprenticeship
Transportation Engineers
Bright Outlook
Green
Where in the military? Transportation Managers
Green
Transportation Planners
Bright Outlook
Green
Where in the military? Tutors
Bright Outlook
Validation Engineers
Bright Outlook
Green
Video Game Designers
Bright Outlook
Water Resource Specialists
Bright Outlook
Green
Water/Wastewater Engineers
Bright Outlook
Green
Wind Energy Engineers
Bright Outlook
Green
 
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Job Zone Five: Extensive Preparation Needed

Experience

Extensive skill, knowledge, and experience are needed for these careers. Many require more than five years of experience. For example, surgeons must complete four years of college and an additional five to seven years of specialized medical training to be able to do their job.

Training

Employees may need some on-the-job training. However, the person will usually have the needed skills, knowledge, work-related experience, and training before starting the job.

Education

Most of these careers need a graduate school education. For example, they may require a master's degree, and some require a Ph.D., M.D., or J.D. (law degree).

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Acupuncturists
Bright Outlook
Administrative Law Judges, Adjudicators, & Hearing Officers
Apprenticeship
Where in the military? Advanced Practice Psychiatric Nurses
Bright Outlook
Agricultural Sciences Teachers, Postsecondary
Where in the military? Allergists & Immunologists
Bright Outlook
Where in the military? Anesthesiologist Assistants
Bright Outlook
Where in the military? Anesthesiologists
Bright Outlook
Animal Scientists
Anthropologists
Where in the military? Anthropology & Archeology Teachers, Postsecondary
Arbitrators, Mediators, & Conciliators
Green
Archeologists
Where in the military? Architectural & Engineering Managers
Green
Architecture Teachers, Postsecondary
Archivists
Area, Ethnic, & Cultural Studies Teachers, Postsecondary
Art Therapists
Bright Outlook
Where in the military? Art, Drama, & Music Teachers, Postsecondary
Where in the military? Astronomers
Athletic Trainers
Where in the military? Atmospheric, Earth, Marine, & Space Sciences Teachers, Postsecondary
Where in the military? Audiologists
Bright Outlook
Where in the military? Biochemists & Biophysicists
Bioinformatics Scientists
Bright Outlook
Biological Science Teachers, Postsecondary
Biologists
Biostatisticians
Bright Outlook
Business Teachers, Postsecondary
Where in the military? Chemistry Teachers, Postsecondary
Where in the military? Chief Executives
Chief Sustainability Officers
Bright Outlook
Green
Where in the military? Chiropractors
Where in the military? Clergy
Climate Change Analysts
Bright Outlook
Green
Where in the military? Clinical Nurse Specialists
Bright Outlook
Where in the military? Clinical Psychologists
Communications Teachers, Postsecondary
Where in the military? Computer & Information Research Scientists
Where in the military? Computer Science Teachers, Postsecondary
Where in the military? Counseling Psychologists
Criminal Justice & Law Enforcement Teachers, Postsecondary
Curators