These careers are suitable to people who like work activities that include practical, hands-on problems and solutions. They often deal with plants, animals, and real-world materials like wood, tools, and machinery. Many of the occupations require working outside, and do not involve a lot of paperwork or working closely with others.
Your personality type is Realistic if you think the definition above fits your style.
Career name Avg Salary Automotive Engineers 87140 Electrical Engineering Technicians 60330 Electro-Mechanical Technicians 55600 Environmental Engineering Technicians 51030 Photonics Technicians 63140 Manufacturing Production Technicians 63140 Fuel Cell Technicians 63140 Nuclear Equipment Operation Technicians 75960 Museum Technicians and Conservators 44320 Audio and Video Equipment Technicians 46040 Broadcast Technicians 42310 Histotechnologists and Histologic Technicians 60560 Veterinary Technologists and Technicians 32350 Municipal Firefighters 48750 Forest Firefighters 48750 Fish and Game Wardens 53260 Parking Enforcement Workers 37750 Security Guards 28040 Dining Room and Cafeteria Attendants and Bartender Helpers 20510 Dishwashers 19540 Pest Control Workers 32850 Landscaping and Groundskeeping Workers 26720 Tree Trimmers and Pruners 35150 Animal Trainers 32400 Baggage Porters and Bellhops 23880 Couriers and Messengers 28360 Agricultural Equipment Operators 28490 Nursery Workers 20820 Crop Farmworkers and Laborers 20820 Farmworkers of Farm, Ranch and Aquacultural Animals 25160 Fishers and Related Fishing Workers 38310 Hunters and Trappers 38310 Forest and Conservation Workers 29640 Fallers 39240 Logging Equipment Operators 35830 Boilermakers 60170 Brickmasons and Blockmasons 51500 Stonemasons 42130 Construction Carpenters 45590 Rough Carpenters 45590 Carpet Installers 41660 Floor Layers 40690 Floor Sanders and Finishers 36850 Tile and Marble Setters 44160 Cement Masons and Concrete Finishers 40970 Terrazzo Workers and Finishers 43270 Construction Laborers 35750 Paving, Surfacing and Tamping Equipment Operators 42460 Pile-Driver Operators 56200 Operating Engineers and Other Construction Equipment Operators 48020 Drywall and Ceiling Tile Installers 43820 Tapers 51490 Electricians 54520 Glaziers 44220 Mechanical Insulation Workers 50160 Construction and Maintenance Painters 39780 Paperhangers 37240 Pipelayers 40730 Pipe Fitters and Steamfitters 54620 Plumbers 54620 Plasterers and Stucco Masons 43000 Reinforcing Iron and Rebar Workers 54810 Roofers 39600 Sheet Metal Workers 48700 Structural Iron and Steel Workers 53140 Helpers of Brickmasons, Blockmasons, Stonemasons and Tile and Marble Setters 31450 Helpers of Carpenters 27870 Helpers of Pipelayers, Plumbers, Pipefitters and Steamfitters 28940 Helpers of Roofers 27010 Construction and Building Inspectors 58430 Elevator Installers and Repairers 76490 Fence Erectors 33490 Highway Maintenance Workers 37910 Rail-Track Laying and Maintenance Equipment Operators 50740 Septic Tank Servicers and Sewer Pipe Cleaners 37010 Segmental Pavers 34750 Oil and Gas Derrick Operators 51090 Oil and Gas Rotary Drill Operators 61070 Oil, Gas and Mining Service Unit Operators 51540 Earth Drillers 50790 Continuous Mining Machine Operators 48670 Mine Cutting and Channeling Machine Operators 48900 Quarry Rock Splitters 34340 Mining Roof Bolters 54880 Oil and Gas Roustabouts 37700 Helpers of Extraction Workers 36100 Computer, Automated Teller and Office Machine Repairers 38450 Radio, Cellular and Tower Equipment Installers and Repairers 49880 Radio Mechanics 49880 Telecommunications Equipment Installers and Repairers 54630 Avionics Technicians 58460 Electric Motor, Power Tool and Related Repairers 41850 Electrical and Electronics Installers and Repairers of Transportation Equipment 55430 Electrical and Electronics Repairers of Commercial and Industrial Equipment 55610 Electronic Equipment Installers and Repairers of Motor Vehicles 32920 Aircraft Mechanics and Service Technicians 58850 Automotive Body and Related Repairers 43870 Automotive Glass Installers and Repairers 34050 Automotive Master Mechanics 39980