If you’re passionate about computers, you’re in luck. Seven of the 2017 Top 25 Hot Jobs for Veterans are computer-related jobs – nearly one-third. Computers are hot, and if you’re looking for a high-paying civilian career with solid job security, you’ll love this year’s list.
Not into computers? Maybe you prefer to work outdoors or get your hands dirty. Those kinds of jobs are well-represented on this year’s list, too: Car and truck mechanic, welder, construction supervisor, electrician, aircraft technician and CDL driver.
Want to drive a desk? Think sales, financial services, HR, accounting or marketing. Or how about the smokin’ hot health care industry, where you could work as an RN? They’re in demand, they get paid well, and you can get trained in two years. If you want to run the whole show, you could put your leadership skills to work with this year’s No. 1 hot job: operations manager.
The Top 25 Hot Jobs for Veterans is a great place to start your research. Figure out what you’d love to do, what training or education you need to do it, then go for it!