Not all careers require a college degree – which is a good thing when it comes to student loans!
A company called SkillPointe has released its first “job score report,” which showcases careers requiring two years of training or less. Then they ranked them based on current salaries, available job openings, future growth, and interest among job seekers. Jobs in construction, technology, healthcare, and public service dominate the Top 25.
Here’s the list:
1. Software developer
2. Systems analyst
4. Police officer
5. Truck driver
8. IT support specialist
10. Certified nursing assistant
11. Auto mechanic
12. Teacher assistant
13. Medical assistant
14. Industrial machinery mechanic
15. Network administrator
16. Heavy equipment operator
17. Training and development specialist
18. Paralegal and legal assistant
19. Social services assistant
20. Information security analyst
22. Dental hygienist
24. HVAC technician
25. Laboratory technician
If the pandemic made you re-think your career goals, hopefully this list will help.