Jobs That People Want to Have

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There are many jobs that a person can take when they are looking for work. However, there are some jobs that many people want as opposed to some others. When it comes to getting a job that you want, you will need to consider a variety of factors that include salary, hours, schedule, upward mobility and overall satisfaction. While any job can provide these characteristics, there are some that stand out among the rest. Some of the jobs that people want include accountant, software developer, physician, teacher, court reporter and registered nurse. With any one of these occupations, individuals will be in a position to work at a job that will provide them with the most fulfillment. 




One job that many people will want is to be an accountant. Accounting is an occupation that entails analyzing financial information, preparing tax returns, auditing financial records and also advising clients on how to best manage their money. The job usually requires a bachelor’s degree in order to attain employment and advance. Most accountants will want to become Certified Public Accountants as it will increase their credibility and make them more employable. The median salary for this occupation is around $70,000. 




Another job that a lot of people want is one as a registered nurse. A registered nurse administers hands on patient care in a variety of locations such as hospitals, medical offices and nursing homes. By working in the nursing field, you can help improve the lives of many people. Therefore, this job is quite fulfilling for those who have a passion for helping others. Along with being able to provide medical care, registered nurses also earn a good salary which is about $70,000 per year. 




When it comes to attaining an ideal job, one of the very best jobs that you can have is one in information technology. The most sought after job in the field is that of a software developer. Software developers use a variety of source debuggers and visual development environments to write, modify and debug software for various applications. As a software developer, you will be able to help create cutting edge applications and software. You will also be able to enjoy a flexible schedule as well as a high salary. Many software developers make over $100,000 per year. 




Being a physician is yet another job that many people want to have. This is an occupation in which an individual is responsible for diagnosing illnesses, diagnosing injuries, reviewing medical histories and prescribing treatment for illnesses and injuries. Physicians are among the most highly trained medical professionals. With their knowledge and expertise, they can help improve other people’s health. By having a lot of expertise and ability to help others overcome illnesses and injuries, physicians are among the highest paid workers with an annual salary of over $180,000. 




Teaching is another job that many people are willing to have. As a teacher, you will be responsible for instructing students on certain subjects. Teachers work at all levels of education which include elementary school, junior high school, high school and college. A teacher is able to educate individuals and prepare them for higher levels of education or for a career. The salary and income potential for teachers varies and depends on the level of education they teach. Teachers in elementary, junior high and high school make between $40,000 and $60,000 per year while teachers at the college levels earn between $60,000 and $80,000 per year. 




Another career that is quite enjoyable and that many people would want to have is that of a court reporter. Court reporters attend court sessions and type reports about what is said and revealed. These professionals are always in high demand as court cases are always taking place. They are able to enjoy a flexible schedule and earn a decent income as well. 

The median annual wage for court reporters is $48,530. In other states such as California, the annual wage for California court reporters is around $54,000. 




Choosing a career and taking a job is a very important thing to consider when seeking employment. When looking to choose a career and accept a job, you will want to focus on one that will allow you to make a sufficient income as well as one that makes you satisfied. There are many jobs that offer these benefits and are therefore ones that many people want to have. These jobs include accountant, registered nurse, physician, teacher, software developer and court reporter. 


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