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Nuclear Power Reactor Operators Civilian Career

Average Salary:

$82,500

Most Common Degree:

Work Experience Only

Operate or control nuclear reactors. Move control rods, start and stop equipment, monitor and adjust controls, and record data in logs. Implement emergency procedures when needed. May respond to abnormalities, determine cause, and recommend corrective action.

Merchandise Displayers and Window Trimmers Civilian Career

Average Salary:

$26,590

Most Common Degree:

Work Experience Only

Plan and erect commercial displays, such as those in windows and interiors of retail stores and at trade exhibitions.

Grounds Maintenance Workers, All Other Civilian Career

Average Salary:

$28,800

Most Common Degree:

Work Experience Only

All grounds maintenance workers not listed separately.

Welding, Soldering, and Brazing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders Civilian Career

Average Salary:

$35,180

Most Common Degree:

Work Experience Only

Set up, operate, or tend welding, soldering, or brazing machines or robots that weld, braze, solder, or heat treat metal products, components, or assemblies. Includes workers who operate laser cutters or laser-beam machines.

Protective Service Workers, All Other Civilian Career

Average Salary:

$28,440

Most Common Degree:

Work Experience Only

All protective service workers not listed separately.

Retail Loss Prevention Specialists Civilian Career

Average Salary:

$28,440

Most Common Degree:

Work Experience Only

Implement procedures and systems to prevent merchandise loss. Conduct audits and investigations of employee activity. May assist in developing policies, procedures, and systems for safeguarding assets.

Locomotive Firers Civilian Career

Average Salary:

$46,740

Most Common Degree:

Work Experience Only

Monitor locomotive instruments and watch for dragging equipment, obstacles on rights-of-way, and train signals during run. Watch for and relay traffic signals from yard workers to yard engineer in railroad yard.

Multiple Machine Tool Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic Civilian Career

Average Salary:

$34,140

Most Common Degree:

Work Experience Only

Set up, operate, or tend more than one type of cutting or forming machine tool or robot.

Economists Civilian Career

Average Salary:

$95,710

Most Common Degree:

Advanced Degree

Conduct research, prepare reports, or formulate plans to address economic problems related to the production and distribution of goods and services or monetary and fiscal policy. May collect and process economic and statistical data using sampling techniques and econometric methods.

Environmental Economists Civilian Career

Average Salary:

$95,710

Most Common Degree:

Advanced Degree

Conduct economic analysis related to environmental protection and use of the natural environment, such as water, air, land, and renewable energy resources. Evaluate and quantify benefits, costs, incentives, and impacts of alternative options using economic principles and statistical techniques.

Cooks, Private Household Civilian Career

Average Salary:

$22,940

Most Common Degree:

Work Experience Only

Prepare meals in private homes. Includes personal chefs.

Chemical Equipment Operators and Tenders Civilian Career

Average Salary:

$48,090

Most Common Degree:

Work Experience Only

Operate or tend equipment to control chemical changes or reactions in the processing of industrial or consumer products. Equipment used includes devulcanizers, steam-jacketed kettles, and reactor vessels.

Operations Research Analysts Civilian CareerMilitary Career

Average Salary:

$76,660

Most Common Degree:

Advanced Degree

Formulate and apply mathematical modeling and other optimizing methods to develop and interpret information that assists management with decision making, policy formulation, or other managerial functions. May collect and analyze data and develop decision support software, service, or products. May develop and supply optimal time, cost, or logistics networks for program evaluation, review, or implementation.

Gaming Service Workers, All Other Civilian Career

Average Salary:

$24,240

Most Common Degree:

Work Experience Only

All gaming service workers not listed separately.

Explosives Workers, Ordnance Handling Experts, and Blasters Civilian CareerMilitary Career

Average Salary:

$52,140

Most Common Degree:

Work Experience Only

Place and detonate explosives to demolish structures or to loosen, remove, or displace earth, rock, or other materials. May perform specialized handling, storage, and accounting procedures. Includes seismograph shooters.

Occupational Health and Safety Technicians Civilian CareerMilitary Career

Average Salary:

$48,120

Most Common Degree:

Bachelor's Degree

Collect data on work environments for analysis by occupational health and safety specialists. Implement and conduct evaluation of programs designed to limit chemical, physical, biological, and ergonomic risks to workers.

Radio, Cellular, and Tower Equipment Installers and Repairers Civilian CareerMilitary Career

Average Salary:

$47,950

Most Common Degree:

Work Experience Only

Repair, install or maintain mobile or stationary radio transmitting, broadcasting, and receiving equipment, and two-way radio communications systems used in cellular telecommunications, mobile broadband, ship-to-shore, aircraft-to-ground communications, and radio equipment in service and emergency vehicles. May test and analyze network coverage.

Radio Mechanics Civilian Career

Average Salary:

$47,950

Most Common Degree:

Associate's Degree

Test or repair mobile or stationary radio transmitting and receiving equipment and two-way radio communications systems used in ship-to-shore communications and found in service and emergency vehicles.

Loading Machine Operators, Underground Mining Civilian Career

Average Salary:

$50,290

Most Common Degree:

Work Experience Only

Operate underground loading machine to load coal, ore, or rock into shuttle or mine car or onto conveyors. Loading equipment may include power shovels, hoisting engines equipped with cable-drawn scraper or scoop, or machines equipped with gathering arms and conveyor.

Anthropologists and Archeologists Civilian Career

Average Salary:

$59,280

Most Common Degree:

Work Experience Only

Study the origin, development, and behavior of human beings. May study the way of life, language, or physical characteristics of people in various parts of the world. May engage in systematic recovery and examination of material evidence, such as tools or pottery remaining from past human cultures, in order to determine the history, customs, and living habits of earlier civilizations.

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