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Models Civilian Career

Average Salary:

$19,040

Most Common Degree:

Work Experience Only

Model garments or other apparel and accessories for prospective buyers at fashion shows, private showings, or retail establishments. May pose for photos to be used in magazines or advertisements. May pose as subject for paintings, sculptures, and other types of artistic expression.

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

Average Salary:

$46,260

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:

$46,260

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.

Human Resources Specialists Civilian CareerMilitary Career

Average Salary:

$56,630

Most Common Degree:

Work Experience Only

Perform activities in the human resource area. Includes employment specialists who screen, recruit, interview, and place workers.

Locomotive Firers Civilian Career

Average Salary:

$44,910

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.

Social Sciences Teachers, Postsecondary, All Other Civilian CareerMilitary Career

Average Salary:

$68,230

Most Common Degree:

Work Experience Only

All postsecondary social sciences teachers not listed separately.

Personal Care Aides Civilian Career

Average Salary:

$20,100

Most Common Degree:

Advanced Degree

Assist the elderly, convalescents, or persons with disabilities with daily living activities at the person's home or in a care facility. Duties performed at a place of residence may include keeping house (making beds, doing laundry, washing dishes) and preparing meals. May provide assistance at non-residential care facilities. May advise families, the elderly, convalescents, and persons with disabilities regarding such things as nutrition, cleanliness, and household activities.

Service Unit Operators, Oil, Gas, and Mining Civilian Career

Average Salary:

$42,790

Most Common Degree:

Work Experience Only

Operate equipment to increase oil flow from producing wells or to remove stuck pipe, casing, tools, or other obstructions from drilling wells. May also perform similar services in mining exploration operations. Includes fishing-tool technicians.

Music Directors and Composers Civilian Career

Average Salary:

$48,330

Most Common Degree:

Work Experience Only

Conduct, direct, plan, and lead instrumental or vocal performances by musical groups, such as orchestras, bands, choirs, and glee clubs. Includes arrangers, composers, choral directors, and orchestrators.

Music Directors Civilian CareerMilitary Career

Average Salary:

$48,330

Most Common Degree:

Advanced Degree

Direct and conduct instrumental or vocal performances by musical groups, such as orchestras or choirs.

Music Composers and Arrangers Civilian CareerMilitary Career

Average Salary:

$48,330

Most Common Degree:

Work Experience Only

Write and transcribe musical scores.

Nuclear Power Reactor Operators Civilian Career

Average Salary:

$78,350

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.

Actors Civilian Career

Average Salary:

Not Available

Most Common Degree:

Bachelor's Degree

Play parts in stage, television, radio, video, motion picture productions, or other settings for entertainment, information, or instruction. Interpret serious or comic role by speech, gesture, and body movement to entertain or inform audience. May dance and sing.

Computer Numerically Controlled Machine Tool Programmers, Metal and Plastic Civilian Career

Average Salary:

$46,510

Most Common Degree:

Work Experience Only

Develop programs to control machining or processing of metal or plastic parts by automatic machine tools, equipment, or systems.

Residential Advisors Civilian Career

Average Salary:

$24,520

Most Common Degree:

Bachelor's Degree

Coordinate activities in residential facilities in secondary and college dormitories, group homes, or similar establishments. Order supplies and determine need for maintenance, repairs, and furnishings. May maintain household records and assign rooms. May assist residents with problem solving or refer them to counseling resources.

Orthotists and Prosthetists Civilian CareerMilitary Career

Average Salary:

$62,970

Most Common Degree:

Advanced Degree

Design, measure, fit, and adapt orthopedic braces, appliances or prostheses, such as limbs or facial parts for patients with disabling conditions.

Layout Workers, Metal and Plastic Civilian Career

Average Salary:

$43,040

Most Common Degree:

Work Experience Only

Lay out reference points and dimensions on metal or plastic stock or workpieces, such as sheets, plates, tubes, structural shapes, castings, or machine parts, for further processing. Includes shipfitters.

Grounds Maintenance Workers, All Other Civilian Career

Average Salary:

$28,120

Most Common Degree:

Work Experience Only

All grounds maintenance workers not listed separately.

Subway and Streetcar Operators Civilian Career

Average Salary:

$63,660

Most Common Degree:

Work Experience Only

Operate subway or elevated suburban trains with no separate locomotive, or electric-powered streetcar, to transport passengers. May handle fares.

Concierges Civilian Career

Average Salary:

$27,810

Most Common Degree:

Work Experience Only

Assist patrons at hotel, apartment, or office building with personal services. May take messages, arrange or give advice on transportation, business services or entertainment, or monitor guest requests for housekeeping and maintenance.

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