This tool will help you to browse careers that suit your personality type, based on the 16-type model created by Isabel Briggs Myers, as well as your Holland code. If you don't know your personality type or Holland Codes, you can take a personality test and/or career quiz to figure it out!

You can click on some of the table headers (for example, Average Earnings) to sort your results by that value.

Title Holland Code Summary Median Paysort descending
Teacher, Adult Literacy or Remedial Education Creating, Helping, Persuading

Adult literacy and high school equivalency diploma teachers instruct adults in basic skills, such as reading, writing, and speaking English. They also help students earn their high school equivalent diploma.

Paralegal or Legal Assistant Thinking, Persuading, Organizing

Paralegals and legal assistants perform a variety of tasks to support lawyers, including maintaining and organizing files, conducting legal research, and drafting documents.

Wind Turbine Technician Building, Organizing

Wind turbine service technicians, also known as windtechs, maintain and repair wind turbines.

Tax Examiner or Collector or Revenue Agent Persuading, Organizing

Tax examiners and collectors, and revenue agents determine how much is owed in taxes and collect tax from individuals and businesses on behalf of federal, state, and local governments. They review tax returns, conduct audits, identify taxes owed, and collect overdue tax payments.

Ironworkers Building, Thinking, Organizing

Ironworkers install structural and reinforcing iron and steel to form and support bridges, roads, and other structures.

Medical or Clinical Laboratory Technologist or Technician Building, Thinking, Organizing

Clinical laboratory technologists (commonly known as medical laboratory scientists) and clinical laboratory technicians collect samples and perform tests to analyze body fluids, tissue, and other substances.

Computer Support Specialist Building, Thinking, Organizing

Computer support specialists assist computer users and organizations. These specialists either maintain computer networks or provide technical help directly to computer users.

Civil Engineering Technician Building, Thinking, Organizing

Civil engineering technologists and technicians help civil engineers plan, design, and build highways, bridges, utilities, and other infrastructure projects. They also help to plan, design, and build commercial, industrial, residential, and land development projects.

Funeral Service Occupations Helping, Persuading, Organizing

Funeral service workers organize and manage the details of a ceremony honoring a deceased person.

Property, Real Estate, or Community Association Manager Persuading, Organizing

Property, real estate, and community association managers oversee many aspects of residential, commercial, or industrial properties. They ensure that the property is well maintained, has a nice appearance, operates smoothly, and preserves its resale value.

Industrial Machinery Mechanic or Maintenance Worker or Millwright Building, Thinking, Organizing

Industrial machinery mechanics and machinery maintenance workers maintain and repair factory equipment and other industrial machinery, such as conveying systems, production machinery, and packaging equipment. Millwrights install, dismantle, repair, reassemble, and move machinery in factories, power plants, and construction sites.

Private Detective or Investigator Persuading, Organizing

Private detectives and investigators search for information about legal, financial, and personal matters. They offer many services, such as verifying people’s backgrounds and statements, finding missing persons, and investigating computer crimes.

Lodging Manager Helping, Persuading, Organizing

Lodging managers ensure that guests have a pleasant experience at a hotel, motel, or other type of facility with accommodations. Lodging managers also plan, direct, or coordinate activities to ensure that the facility is efficient and profitable.

Food Service Manager Building, Persuading, Organizing

Food service managers are responsible for the daily operation of restaurants or other establishments that prepare and serve food and beverages. They direct staff to ensure that customers are satisfied with their dining experience, and they manage the business to ensure that it runs efficiently.

Survey Researcher Thinking, Persuading, Organizing

Survey researchers design surveys and analyze data. Surveys are used to collect factual data, such as employment and salary information, or to ask questions in order to understand people’s opinions, preferences, beliefs, or desires.

Plumber, Pipefitter, or Steamfitter Building, Thinking, Organizing

Plumbers, pipefitters, and steamfitters install and repair piping fixtures and systems.

Electrician Building, Organizing

Electricians install, maintain, and repair electrical power, communications, lighting, and control systems in homes, businesses, and factories.

Industrial Engineering Technician Building, Thinking, Organizing

Industrial engineering technologists and technicians help engineers solve problems affecting manufacturing layout or production. They prepare machinery and equipment plans, design workflows, conduct statistical production studies, and analyze production costs.

Probation Officer or Correctional Treatment Specialist Helping, Persuading, Organizing

Probation officers and correctional treatment specialists assist in rehabilitating law offenders in custody or on probation or parole.

Drafter Building, Creating

Drafters use software to convert the designs of architects and engineers into technical drawings. Most workers specialize in architectural, civil, electrical, or mechanical drafting and use technical drawings to help design everything from microchips to skyscrapers.


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