Over the next few decades, automation and artificial intelligence (AI) will change the job market and replace jobs often held by millennials. According to the Gallup study, millennials will be most in danger of being replaced because they are going to be working for many years before they retire. Other positions at risk are entry-level routine jobs such as accounting and financial services. What could be done to beat the trend? How is AI changing the workforce?
What do skatepark engineers, coconut safety engineers, volcanologists, or 3D filmers have in common? All these professionals have degrees in STEM fields (science, technology, engineering and mathematics). These are jobs unfamiliar to most people. What are some of the jobs you almost never think about (but perhaps should consider) while searching for a job)?
It’s a new year and that means there are plenty of new opportunities on the horizon! If you’re in the market for a new career move, use Glassdoor’s list of 2017’s best places to work as your inspiration.
The tech industry is booming which makes it a highly desired career area for many job seekers, not to mention the industry pays well too. But what are the highest paying tech jobs? Glassdoor recently answered that question when the job hunting site created a list of the 25 best-paying jobs that are in high demand.
Science, technology, engineering, mathematics jobs aka STEM jobs are becoming a hot commodity for jobs seekers.
Growing interest in STEM fields have had a positive impact in the job market. While the average salary for all occupations is around $47,000, the Bureau of Labor Statistics reports the average salary for people in STEM fields in 2014 was about $81,000. STEM jobs are expected to outpace other fields and increase 18.7% by 2020.
The engineering industry is a field that has high demand jobs but also high salaries. College graduates trained in in-demand engineering fields can earn some of the highest salaries. While a bachelor’s degree is usually the minimum requirement, some positions require more experience and/or training.
From entry level to senior status, here are some of the highest paying engineering careers.