IT’S THAT TIME—no, not for your reenlistment opportunity window—for the 2021 Top 25 Hot Jobs for Veterans.
You’ve been waiting since last year to get the updated list, right?
The formula hasn’t changed: Military Friendly® once again crunched industry-leading data from the 2021 Military Friendly® Employers, 240 of them to be exact. Each provided the top five jobs they’re actively recruiting veterans for in 2021 and beyond. This list is the definitive guide for finding employment after the military. They are the jobs you can and should target to get hired, at a company that respects your service. Study this list, highlight what interests you, apply and start your civilian career off on the right foot.
1.) Operations Manager
What They Do:You’re going to oversee and manage operations in your area of operations (AO) at your company. This can include making hiring decisions, handling purchasing and materials, administrative tasks and more. Much like your time in the service, you’re going to take responsibility for anything and everything that needs to be handled.
Hot Jobs Titles:
- Business Manager
- General Manager
- Operations Director
- Operations Manager
- Plant Superintendent
- Store Manager
Median Annual Salary: $100,776*
Why It’s Hot: The BLS projects 6% job growth through 2029.
What You’ll Need:Bachelor’s degree in finance, business administration or similar field. It helps to have management experience, whether corporate, retail or military leadership.