|Title||Interest Area||Summary||Average Earnings||Growth|
Install, fix, and maintain many of the machines that are used by businesses, households, and consumers, including office machines, ATMs, and mainframe computers.
Solve complex business, scientific, and general computing problems by designing, creating, and inventing new technology.
|Computer Software Engineer||Thinking||
Apply the theories and principles of computer science and mathematical analysis to create, test, and evaluate the software applications and systems that make computers work.
|Computer Support Specialist||Building||
Provide technical assistance, support, and advice to individuals and organizations that depend on information technology.
|Computer Systems Analyst||Thinking||
Use knowledge of information technology tools to help organizations design, select, and configure computer systems to achieve business goals.
Plan, direct, coordinate, and budget a wide variety of construction projects, including the building of all types of residential, commercial, and industrial structures, roads, bridges, schools, and hospitals.
Prepare, season, and cook a wide range of foods, in restaurants as well as other places where food is served, such as grocery stores, schools and hospitals.
Oversee individuals who have been arrested and are awaiting trial or who have been convicted of a crime and sentenced to serve time in a jail, reformatory, or penitentiary; maintain order within institutions and enforce rules and regulations.
Collect and analyze data on all of the factors that can affect the cost of a proposed project, such as materials, labor, and duration, to develop cost information that business owners and managers use to make decisions.
|Courier or Messenger||Building||
Pick up and deliver documents and packages for individuals, businesses, institutions, and government agencies.
Create verbatim transcripts of speeches, conversations, legal proceedings, meetings, and other events.
Create or reproduce handmade objects for sale or exhibition in studios, retail outlets, or at arts-and-crafts shows.
|Customer Service Representative||Persuading||
Respond to customer inquiries, requests, and complaints, and make sure that any problems the customer is experiencing are resolved.
|Dancer or Choreographer||Creating||
Perform or create dances in a variety of settings, including musical productions, movies, music videos, and commercials.
Perform a variety of patient care, office, and laboratory duties, including instructing patients on oral healthcare; preparing dental instruments and equipment; and assisting with dental procedures.
Examine patients' teeth and gums, teach patients how to practice good oral hygiene, and provide other preventive dental care.
Diagnose and treat problems with teeth and tissues in the mouth; give advice and administer care to help prevent future problems.
Use computer software to format and combine text, data, photographs, charts, and other graphic art or illustrations into prototypes of pages and other documents that are to be printed.
|Diagnostic Medical Sonographer||Thinking||
Operate special equipment using high frequency sound waves to examine patients and generate images for the assessment and diagnosis of various medical conditions.
|Dietitian or Nutritionist||Thinking||
Promote healthy eating habits and recommend dietary modifications by planning food and nutrition programs, supervising meal preparation, and overseeing the serving of meals.
Prepare technical drawings and plans to be used by production and construction workers to build everything from microchips to skyscrapers.
Build, apply, or fasten interior and exterior wallboards or wall coverings in residential, commercial, and other structures
Conduct research, collect and analyze data, monitor economic trends, and develop forecasts on a wide variety of issues, including energy costs, inflation, interest rates, employment levels, and business cycles.
Review, rewrite, and edit the work of writers; review story ideas proposed by staff and freelance writers to decide what material will appeal to readers; oversee the production of publications.
Provide instructional leadership and manage the day-to-day activities in schools, preschools, day care centers, and colleges and universities.
Design, develop, test, and supervise the manufacture of electrical equipment, including electric motors, radar and navigation systems, communications systems, and power generation devices used by electric utilities.
Install and maintain electrical and power systems and equipment for our homes, businesses, and factories.
Design, develop, test, and supervise the manufacture of electronic equipment such as broadcast and communications systems
|Emergency Medical Technician or Paramedic||Helping||
Provide immediate medical attention while transporting patients to a medical facility.
Use the principles and theories of science, engineering, and mathematics to solve technical problems in research and development, manufacturing, sales, construction, inspection, and maintenance.
Use the principles of biology and chemistry to develop solutions related to water and air pollution control, recycling, waste disposal, and public health issues.
Use natural science knowledge and experience to protect the environment by identifying problems and finding solutions that minimize hazards to the health of the environment and the population.
|Farmer or Rancher||Persuading||
Manage the day-to-day activities of one or more farms, ranches, nurseries, timber tracts, greenhouses, or other agricultural establishments for farmers, absentee landowners, or corporations.
Study fashion trends, sketch designs of clothing and accessories, select colors and fabrics, and oversee the production of designs.
Assess the performance of stocks, bonds, commodities, and other types of investments and provide guidance to businesses and individuals making investment decisions.
Financial clerks do administrative work for banking, insurance, and other companies. They keep records, help customers, and carry out financial transactions.
Financial examiners ensure compliance with laws governing financial institutions and transactions. They review balance sheets, evaluate the risk level of loans, and assess bank management.
Oversee the preparation of financial reports, direct investment activities, and implement cash management strategies.
Create original artwork, using a variety of media and techniques, to be displayed in museums, commercial art galleries, corporate collections, and private homes.
Help protect the public against danger by responding to fires and a variety of other emergencies.
|Fisher or Fishing Vessel Operator||Building||
Oversee or participate in catching and trapping various types of marine life for human consumption, animal feed, bait, and other uses.
Ensure that airplane security and safety regulations are followed, and try to make flights comfortable and enjoyable for passengers.
|Flooring Installer and Finisher||Building||
Lay carpet, tile, and other floor coverings in homes, offices, hospitals, stores, restaurants, and other types of buildings.
Cut live, dried, or silk flowers and other greenery and arrange them into displays of various sizes and shapes.
|Forest and Conservation Worker||Building||
Perform a variety of tasks to reforest and conserve timberlands and to maintain forest facilities, such as roads and campsites.
|Forester or Conservation Scientist||Building||
Manage the use and development of forests, rangelands, and other natural resources.
Arrange the details and handle the logistics of funerals, taking into account the wishes of the deceased and family members.
Study the earth and its land, features, inhabitants, and phenomena.
|Geoscientist or Hydrologist||Thinking||
Study the composition, structure, and other physical aspects of the Earth, and the Earth's geologic past and present by using sophisticated instruments to analyze the composition of earth, rock, and water.
Select, cut, install, replace and remove all types of glass for different types of residential and commercial projects.