Great Careers That Don't Require Four Years

More than 30 million U.S. jobs pay an average of $55,000 a year and do not require a bachelor’s degree.† Click on an industry below to start exploring careers.

†Source: Georgetown University Center on Education and the Workforce, an independent, non-partisan research institute affiliated with Georgetown University

Browse Careers by Industry

Choose from the top careers in each industry

Welder

Average Salary: $45,200

  • Healthcare/Med-Tech
  • Technology
  • Aviation
  • Industrial

Welder

Average Salary: $45,200

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Source: Georgetown University Center on Education and the Workforce