Careers For People Who Are Good At Active Listening

Stanley Tan

People who work in these careers are good at active listening which means giving full attention to what other people are saying, taking time to understand the points being made, asking questions as appropriate, and not interrupting at inappropriate times.
 Career nameAvg SalaryRating
Judges, Magistrate Judges and Magistrates1064205.315
Mental Health Counselors439904.94
Administrative Law Judges, Adjudicators and Hearing Officers915304.935
Marriage and Family Therapists517304.875
Clinical Psychologists740304.75
Arbitrators, Mediators and Conciliators707404.69
Counseling Psychologists740304.625
Child, Family and School Social Workers461804.62
Neuropsychologists and Clinical Neuropsychologists898104.56
Chief Executives1807004.5
Equal Opportunity Representatives and Officers680004.5
Healthcare Social Workers535904.5
Postsecondary Law Teachers1262704.5
Family and General Practitioners1863204.5
Molecular and Cellular Biologists779204.44
Postsecondary Health Specialties Teachers1129504.44
Industrial-Organizational Psychologists900704.435
Obstetricians and Gynecologists2147504.435
Mathematical Technicians622804.41
Elementary and Secondary School Education Administrators917804.38
School Psychologists740304.38
Educational, Guidance, School and Vocational Counselors560404.38
Allergists and Immunologists1897604.38
Supervisors of Police and Detectives842604.38
Social and Community Service Managers677304.375
Postsecondary Atmospheric, Earth, Marine and Space Sciences Teachers903404.375
Securities and Commodities Sales Agents1032604.375
Natural Sciences Managers1364504.315
Mental Health and Substance Abuse Social Workers458204.315
Postsecondary Agricultural Sciences Teachers901004.31
Postsecondary Forestry and Conservation Science Teachers848104.31
Postsecondary Physics Teachers905004.31
Postsecondary Psychology Teachers763904.31
Nurse Practitioners979904.31
Naturopathic Physicians850504.31
Public Relations and Fundraising Managers1154004.25
Government Property Inspectors and Investigators680004.25
Industrial Safety and Health Engineers848504.25
Substance Abuse and Behavioral Disorder Counselors418704.25