Careers for Travellers

When you think about jobs that involve travel, pilot and flight attendant probably jumps to mind, but there are also many not-so-obvious career options for people who like to get around.

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1. Archaeologist

Archaeologist

Archaeologist

Your Match?
Avg Wage
$65k
Growth
+3.9%
Satisfaction
3.7 / 5

Archaeology is defined as 'the science of the treatment of the material remains of the human past' or as a 'systematic and descriptive study of antiquities'.

2. Sports Scout

Sports Scout

Sports Scout

Your Match?
Avg Wage
$44k
Growth
+12.9%
Satisfaction
4.1 / 5

A sports scout is a member of the professional and university-level sporting community that helps teams and organizations find the best athletes in the world.

3. Nanny

Nanny

Nanny

Your Match?
Avg Wage
$31k
Growth
+6.9%
Satisfaction
3.3 / 5

A nanny is an in-home childcare provider that has a close relationship with the children and families they work for.

4. Auditor

Auditor

Auditor

Your Match?
Avg Wage
$56k
Growth
+10.0%
Satisfaction
2.5 / 5

An auditor is someone who prepares and examines financial records.

5. Consultant

Consultant

Consultant

Your Match?
Avg Wage
$79k
Growth
N/A
Satisfaction
3.3 / 5

A consultant is someone who has extensive knowledge and experience in a specific professional field, and who shares their expertise in order to solve business-related issues or problems.

6. Ship Captain

Ship Captain

Ship Captain

Your Match?
Avg Wage
$104k
Growth
+8.8%
Satisfaction
3.6 / 5

A ship captain is the leader of an entire vessel, which can range in size from a small yacht to an entire cruise liner.

7. Flight Attendant

Flight Attendant

Flight Attendant

Your Match?
Avg Wage
$36k
Growth
+10.2%
Satisfaction
3.4 / 5

A flight attendant is someone whose primary duty is to ensure the safety and comfort of passengers during an airline flight.

8. Travel Agent

Travel Agent

Travel Agent

Your Match?
Avg Wage
$35k
Growth
-11.6%
Satisfaction
3.1 / 5

Planning a trip is a time-consuming and complicated process.

9. Truck Driver

Truck Driver

Truck Driver

Your Match?
Avg Wage
$50k
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.