25. Security Systems Technician
What They Do: These technicians install, program, repair and maintain security or fire alarm wiring and equipment, ensuring they comply with relevant codes.
Hot Jobs Titles:
- Security Technician
- Service Technician
- Installation Technician
- Security Installation Technician
- Security Installer
- Alarm Technician
Median Annual Salary: $44,330*
Why It’s Hot: The BLS projects 10-14% growth through 2026.
What You’ll Need: If you don’t have military training and experience in this area, you may need training in vocational schools, related on-the-job experience or an associate degree.
*Source: Bureau of Labor Statistics