High Paying Careers That Are Growing Quickly

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1. Nurse Practitioner

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Nurse Practitioner

Your Match?

A nurse practitioner is a registered nurse that has decided to pursue additional education and experience — they have more training than a registered nurse but less training than a doctor.

2. Physician Assistant

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Physician Assistant

Your Match?

A physician assistant is a medically trained professional who works under the supervision of a physician, and has the ability to examine, diagnose and treat patients.

3. Derrick Operator

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Derrick Operator

Your Match?

Do you love working with your hands, as well as the outdoors?

4. Oil and Gas Rotary Drill Operator

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Oil and Gas Rotary Drill Operator

Your Match?

An oil and gas rotary drill operator is someone who carries out the physical aspects of the drilling plans that petroleum engineers have put in place.

5. Actuary

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Actuary

Your Match?

Actuaries come up with numbers for insurance companies, working with accountants and underwriters to see what insurance rates should be based on these risks and their financial outcomes.

6. Software Engineer

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Software Engineer

Your Match?

Are you strategically-minded?

7. Physical Therapist

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Physical Therapist

Your Match?

A physical therapist is someone who diagnoses and treats people (of all ages) who have injuries, medical problems or other health-related conditions that limit their ability to function and move properly in their daily lives.

8. Dentist

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Dentist

Your Match?

Are you interested in a career in healthcare that has plenty of rewards and challenges as well as an opportunity to help people in your community?

9. Occupational Therapist

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Occupational Therapist

Your Match?

An occupational therapist is someone who enables people to become more productive and overcome obstacles when experiencing difficulties attempting to do everyday activities.

10. Information Security Analyst

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Information Security Analyst

Your Match?

An information security analyst is someone who takes measures to protect a company's sensitive and mission-critical data, staying one step ahead of cyber attackers.