Best Careers for Writers

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People suitable for these careers are good at writing and communicating effectively in writing for the needs of the audience.

Radiologists

examine and diagnose disorders and diseases using x-rays and radioactive materials. May treat patients.
$218850
Doctoral degree
Strong job growth
High job satisfaction
Personality Match

Interest Match

Urologists

Dr. Samantha Pillay from Continence Matters
1 reviews
diagnose, treat, and help prevent benign and malignant medical and surgical disorders of the genitourinary system and the renal glands.
$218850
Doctoral degree
Strong job growth
High job satisfaction
Personality Match

Lawyers

Max Pepper from Missouri Ticket Fixers, a traffic law firm in Kansas City, MO
Kyle Persaud from Persaud Law Office
Sarah J. Sepasi, Esq. from Sepasi Legal PC
Lin McCraw from The McCraw Law Group
Roberto L. Seda from Seda Law Firm PLLC
22 reviews
represent clients in criminal and civil litigation and other legal proceedings, draw up legal documents, or manage or advise clients on legal transactions. May specialize in a single area or may practice broadly in many areas of law.
$148910
Juris Doctor (J.D.) degree
Strong job growth
Personality Match


PR Managers

Angela Mastrogiacomo from Muddy Paw PR
Morgan Oliveira from Grounded, Etc.
2 reviews
plan, direct, or coordinate activities designed to create or maintain a favorable public image or raise issue awareness for their organization or client; or if engaged in fundraising, plan, direct, or coordinate activities to solicit and maintain funds for special projects or nonprofit organizations.
$135580
Bachelor's degree
Strong job growth
High job satisfaction
Personality Match

Elementary and Secondary School Principals

Meredith Essalat, M.Ed. from A school in California
1 reviews
plan, direct, or coordinate the academic, administrative, or auxiliary activities of kindergarten, elementary, or secondary schools.
$103010
Master's degree
High job satisfaction
Personality Match

Interest Match

Administrative Law Judges

conduct hearings to recommend or make decisions on claims concerning government programs or other government-related matters. Determine liability, sanctions, or penalties, or recommend the acceptance or rejection of claims or settlements.
$102050
Doctoral degree
High job satisfaction
Personality Match


Clinical Neuropsychologists

apply theories and principles of neuropsychology to diagnose and treat disorders of higher cerebral functioning.
$100130
Doctoral degree
Strong job growth
Personality Match

Fraud Examiners and Investigators

obtain evidence, take statements, produce reports, and testify to findings regarding resolution of fraud allegations. May coordinate fraud detection and prevention activities.
$96630
Bachelor's degree
High job satisfaction
Personality Match

Microbiologists

1 reviews
investigate the growth, structure, development, and other characteristics of microscopic organisms, such as bacteria, algae, or fungi. Includes medical microbiologists who study the relationship between organisms and disease or the effects of antibiotics on microorganisms.
$91840
Bachelor's degree
Personality Match

Interest Match


Molecular and Cellular Biologists

research and study cellular molecules and organelles to understand cell function and organization.
$89910
Doctoral degree
Personality Match

Interest Match

English Literature Professors

teach courses in English language and literature, including linguistics and comparative literature. Includes both teachers primarily engaged in teaching and those who do a combination of teaching and research.
$81340
Doctoral degree
Strong job growth
High job satisfaction
Personality Match

Interest Match

Climate Change Analysts

research and analyze policy developments related to climate change. Make climate-related recommendations for actions such as legislation, awareness campaigns, or fundraising approaches.
$80090
Master's degree
Strong job growth
Personality Match


Copy Writers

David Sautter from Top Fitness Magazine
1 reviews
write advertising copy for use by publication or broadcast media to promote sale of goods and services.
$78680
Bachelor's degree
Personality Match

Poets, Lyricists and Creative Writers

1 reviews
create original written works, such as scripts, essays, prose, poetry or song lyrics, for publication or performance.
$78680
Bachelor's degree
Personality Match

Interest Match

Technical Writers

Marie Gettel-Gilmartin from Fertile Ground Communications
Lisa from
Jon M. Quigley from Value Transformation
10 reviews
write technical materials, such as equipment manuals, appendices, or operating and maintenance instructions. May assist in layout work.
$78590
Associate's degree
Strong job growth
Personality Match

Interest Match


Editors

Lisa Sanchez from The Nines
Thao Tran from Voltcave
4 reviews
plan, coordinate, revise, or edit written material. May review proposals and drafts for possible publication.
$73910
Bachelor's degree
Personality Match

Interest Match

PR Specialists

promote or create an intended public image for individuals, groups, or organizations. May write or select material for release to various communications media. May specialize in using social media.
$71940
Bachelor's degree
Strong job growth
Personality Match

Interest Match

Instructional Coordinators

Bri Salsman from Coach Training EDU
1 reviews
develop instructional material, coordinate educational content, and incorporate current technology into instruction in order to provide guidelines to educators and instructors for developing curricula and conducting courses. May train and coach teachers. Includes educational consultants and specialists, and instructional material directors.
$70160
Master's degree
Strong job growth
High job satisfaction
Personality Match

Interest Match


Anthropologists

research, evaluate, and establish public policy concerning the origins of humans; their physical, social, linguistic, and cultural development; and their behavior, as well as the cultures, organizations, and institutions they have created.
$69960
Master's degree
Strong job growth
Personality Match

Interest Match

Archeologists

1 reviews
conduct research to reconstruct record of past human life and culture from human remains, artifacts, architectural features, and structures recovered through excavation, underwater recovery, or other means of discovery.
$69960
Doctoral degree
Strong job growth
Personality Match

Interest Match

Broadcast News Analysts

analyze, interpret, and broadcast news received from various sources.
$66000
Bachelor's degree
Personality Match

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Reporters

Billy Chan from RTHK and HK Cable TV News
2 reviews
collect and analyze facts about newsworthy events by interview, investigation, or observation. Report and write stories for newspaper, news magazine, radio, or television.
$66000
Bachelor's degree
Personality Match

Interest Match

Health Educators

provide and manage health education programs that help individuals, families, and their communities maximize and maintain healthy lifestyles. Use data to identify community needs prior to planning, implementing, monitoring, and evaluating programs designed to encourage healthy lifestyles, policies, and environments. May link health systems, health providers, insurers, and patients to address individual and population health needs. May serve as resource to assist individuals, other health professionals, or the community, and may administer fiscal resources for health education programs.
$62120
Associate's degree
Strong job growth
High job satisfaction
Personality Match

Paralegals and Legal Assistants

Abby Hau from
1 reviews
assist lawyers by investigating facts, preparing legal documents, or researching legal precedent. Conduct research to support a legal proceeding, to formulate a defense, or to initiate legal action.
$56610
Associate's degree
Strong job growth
Personality Match


Proofreaders and Copy Markers

read transcript or proof type setup to detect and mark for correction any grammatical, typographical, or compositional errors. Excludes workers whose primary duty is editing copy. Includes proofreaders of braille.
$44670
Bachelor's degree
High job satisfaction
Personality Match

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