Find Your Place in the Skills-Based World

Explore the most in-demand ,skills-based jobs in the U.S. in many industries. Learn which job would be a good fit for you and how to reach that goal. Then, find training that fits your life and get started on your new path.

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  • A female carpenter uses a miter saw to cut a piece of wood in the shop
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    If you like working with your hands and creating things from scratch, consider this career. Carpenters are always in demand, and learning never stops.
    Median Salary $42,000
    Jobs Available
    74,680+
  • Male casino manager in a suit sits at a gaming table in a casino
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    This is a role that requires a calm demeanor and excellent customer service skills. If a social atmosphere appeals, take a look at this career.
    Median Salary $63,000
    Jobs Available
    24,800+
  • Certified nursing assistants provide hands-on care to patients
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    Want to be part of a healthcare team that makes a difference every day? Consider this role if you want to get started quickly in a job that provides direct patient care.
    Median Salary $31,000
    Jobs Available
    174,610+
  • Young female chef takes a break from food prep
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    If you love cooking, are creative and possess a strong work ethic, this career is worth considering. Plus, you can take this job in several directions.
    Median Salary $50,000
    Jobs Available
    21,700+
  • A civil engineer technician will often visit project sites and evaluate plans to make sure they conform to design specifications and applicable codes.
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    Here's a career for a quick thinker who would get satisfaction out of saving time, money and materials on construction projects.
    Median Salary $54,000
    Jobs Available
    6,650+
  • A construction equipment operator will manage an excavator to clear the way for a new road
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    These in-demand operators run the big machines — think excavators, backhoes and pile drivers — and they keep construction sites humming.
    Median Salary $50,000
    Jobs Available
    45,400+
  • Correctional officer walks through prison aisle
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    If you want to help keep the public safe and serve your community, this career could be a good fit for you.
    Median Salary $47,000
    Jobs Available
    36,570+
  • A criminal investigator takes photos at a crime scene
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    Here's an opportunity to serve your community. CIs gather facts and collect evidence to help solve crimes. They play an integral role in the justice system.
    Median Salary $87,000
    Jobs Available
    8,570+
  • Database administrators runs tests to ensure a computer system is secure and runs properly
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    Ever wonder how customer service agents can quickly pull up all your account information?That little magic trick comes courtesy of database...
    Median Salary $99,000
    Jobs Available
    11,760+
  • A dental assistant prepares dental equipment for a procedure
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    Dental assistants make dental offices run more efficiently. They help patients feel comfortable and help hygienists and dentists do their jobs. State...
    Median Salary $41,000
    Jobs Available
    47,250+