Careers for Realistic people

Examples of Realistic careers, occupations that match Holland's Realistic personality type.

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1. Broadcast and Sound Engineering Technician

Broadcast and Sound Engineering Technician

Broadcast and Sound Engineering Technician

Your Match?
Avg Wage
$77k
Growth
-3.2%
Satisfaction
3.4 / 5

A broadcast and sound engineering technician is someone who will set up, operate, and maintain the electrical equipment for radio and television broadcasts, concerts, sound recordings, and movies as well as in office and school buildings.

2. Agricultural Worker

Agricultural Worker

Agricultural Worker

Your Match?
Avg Wage
$25k
Growth
-3.8%
Satisfaction
3.2 / 5

An agricultural worker is someone who works on a farm maintaining crops such as fruits, vegetables, grains, and nuts.

3. Farmer

Farmer

Farmer

Your Match?
Avg Wage
$76k
Growth
N/A
Satisfaction
3.5 / 5

A farmer is someone who works under the umbrella of agriculture, producing a variety of food products for human and animal consumption.

4. Avionics Technician

Avionics Technician

Avionics Technician

Your Match?
Avg Wage
$61k
Growth
+6.3%
Satisfaction
3.1 / 5

Avionics is a specialization within electronic maintenance and repair.

5. Hydroelectric Plant Technician

Hydroelectric Plant Technician

Hydroelectric Plant Technician

Your Match?
Avg Salary
$57k
Growth
+2.5%
Satisfaction
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A hydroelectric plant technician is a professional who performs many tasks related to water power generation and distribution.

6. Firefighter

Firefighter

Firefighter

Your Match?
Avg Wage
$41k
Growth
+7.2%
Satisfaction
3.8 / 5

A firefighter, also known as a fireman, is a highly skilled man or woman who works to combat and extinguish fires.

7. Private Detective

Private Detective

Private Detective

Your Match?
Avg Wage
$54k
Growth
+10.6%
Satisfaction
3.5 / 5

A private detective is someone who delves into things, finds facts, and analyzes information about legal, financial, and personal matters.

8. Automotive Service Technician

Automotive Service Technician

Automotive Service Technician

Your Match?
Avg Wage
$33k
Growth
+6.1%
Satisfaction
3.1 / 5

An automotive service technician (or auto mechanic) is someone who inspects, maintains, and repairs electric, gas, hybrid and alternative fuel vehicles.

9. Optician

Optician

Optician

Your Match?
Avg Wage
$33k
Growth
+15.1%
Satisfaction
2.9 / 5

An optician is someone who gives people the gift of better vision.

10. Audio and Video Equipment Technician

Audio and Video Equipment Technician

Audio and Video Equipment Technician

Your Match?
Avg Wage
$36k
Growth
+12.8%
Satisfaction
3.2 / 5

An audio and video equipment technician is someone who sets up and fixes audio and video equipment, such as televisions, stereo components, home theatre systems, video projectors and monitors, recording equipment, microphones, and speaker systems.

11. Baker

Baker

Baker

Your Match?
Avg Wage
$24k
Growth
+7.6%
Satisfaction
3.1 / 5

A baker is someone who will mix and bake ingredients according to recipes to make a variety of breads, pastries, and other baked goods.

12. Restaurant Cook

Restaurant Cook

Restaurant Cook

Your Match?
Avg Wage
$22k
Growth
+11.8%
Satisfaction
2.6 / 5

A restaurant cook is someone whose responsibility it is to prepare and cook various appetizers, entrees and desserts; to ensure the ingredients used are fresh; to make sure the work area is clean; and to have any necessary equipment readily available.

13. Truck Driver

Truck Driver

Truck Driver

Your Match?
Avg Wage
$51k
Growth
+5.8%
Satisfaction
2.8 / 5

A truck driver is someone who earns a living driving a truck, transporting goods and materials over land.

14. Carpenter

Carpenter

Carpenter

Your Match?
Avg Wage
$34k
Growth
+8.2%
Satisfaction
3.1 / 5

Carpenters are skilled craftsmen who work in the construction industry fabricating primarily wood constructions; from the entire framework of a building to ornate woodwork on stairs and trim.

15. Forest and Conservation Worker

Forest and Conservation Worker

Forest and Conservation Worker

Your Match?
Avg Wage
$29k
Growth
-2.1%
Satisfaction
3.8 / 5

Forest and conservation workers measure and improve the quality of forests.