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This is a tool to help you search for careers that fit your career type, based on the RIASEC model created by Dr. John Holland. If you don't know your career type, you can take the Holland Code Career Test to figure it out!

You can use this tool to find careers that match your top interest areas, while filtering out careers in areas that you have little or no interest in.

You can click on any of the table headers (for example, Average Earnings) to sort your results by that value.

Title Holland Code Summary
Compensation, Benefits, or Job Analysis Specialist Persuading, Organizing

Compensation, benefits, and job analysis specialists help conduct an organization’s compensation and benefits programs. They also evaluate job positions to determine details such as classification and salary.

Computer and IS Manager Thinking, Persuading, Organizing

Computer and information systems managers, often called information technology (IT) managers or IT project managers, plan, coordinate, and direct computer-related activities in an organization. They help determine the information technology goals of an organization and are responsible for implementing computer systems to meet those goals.

Computer Hardware Engineer Building, Thinking, Organizing

Computer hardware engineers research, design, develop, and test computer systems and components such as processors, circuit boards, memory devices, networks, and routers. By creating new directions in computer hardware, these engineers create rapid advances in computer technology.

Computer Network Architect Building, Thinking, Organizing

Computer network architects design and build data communication networks, including local area networks (LANs), wide area networks (WANs), and intranets. These networks range from a small connection between two offices to a multinational series of globally distributed communications systems.

Computer or Information Research Scientist Building, Thinking, Creating

Computer and information research scientists invent and design new approaches to computing technology and find innovative uses for existing technology. They study and solve complex problems in computing for business, medicine, science, and other fields.

Computer Programmer Thinking, Organizing

Computer programmers write code to create software programs. They turn the program designs created by software developers and engineers into instructions that a computer can follow.

Computer Support Specialist Building, Thinking, Organizing

Computer support specialists provide help and advice to people and organizations using computer software or equipment. Some, called computer network support specialists, support information technology (IT) employees within their organization. Others, called computer user support specialists, assist non-IT users who are having computer problems.

Computer Systems Analyst Building, Thinking, Organizing

Computer systems analysts study an organization’s current computer systems and procedures and design information systems solutions to help the organization operate more efficiently and effectively. They bring business and information technology (IT) together by understanding the needs and limitations of both.

Conservation Scientist or Forester Building, Thinking, Persuading

Conservation scientists and foresters manage overall land quality of forests, parks, rangelands, and other natural resources.

Construction Equipment Operator Building, Thinking, Organizing

Construction equipment operators drive, maneuver, or control the heavy machinery used to construct roads, bridges, buildings, and other structures.

Construction Laborer or Helper Building, Organizing

Construction laborers and helpers do many basic tasks that require physical labor on construction sites.

Construction Manager Building, Persuading, Organizing

Construction managers plan, coordinate, budget, and supervise construction projects from development to completion.

Construction or Building Inspector Building, Thinking, Organizing

Construction and building inspectors ensure that construction meets local and national building codes and ordinances, zoning regulations, and contract specifications.

Cook Building, Persuading, Organizing

Cooks prepare, season, and cook a wide range of foods. This may include soups, salads, entrees, and desserts.

Correctional Officer Building, Persuading, Organizing

Correctional officers are responsible for overseeing individuals who have been arrested and are awaiting trial or who have been sentenced to serve time in a jail or prison.

Cost Estimator Persuading, Organizing

Cost estimators collect and analyze data in order to estimate the time, money, materials, and labor required to manufacture a product, construct a building, or provide a service. They generally specialize in a particular industry or type of product.

Court Reporter Persuading, Organizing

Court reporters create word-for-word transcriptions at trials, depositions, and other legal proceedings. Some court reporters provide captioning for television and real-time translation for deaf or hard-of-hearing people at public events, at business meetings, or in classrooms.

Craft or Fine Artist Building, Creating, Persuading

Craft and fine artists use a variety of materials and techniques to create art for sale and exhibition. Craft artists create handmade objects, such as pottery, glassware, textiles or other objects that are designed to be functional. Fine artists, including painters, sculptors, and illustrators, create original works of art for their aesthetic value, rather than for a functional one.

Customer Service Representative Helping, Persuading, Organizing

Customer service representatives handle customer complaints, process orders, and provide information about an organization’s products and services.

Dancer or Choreographer Building, Creating

Dancers and choreographers express ideas and stories, using dance. There are many types of dance such as ballet, tango, modern dance, tap, and jazz.