This is a tool to help you search for careers that fit your career type, based on the RIASEC model created by Dr. John Holland. If you don't know your career type, take the career quiz to figure it out!
You can use this tool to find careers that match your top interest areas, while filtering out careers in areas that you have little or no interest in.
You can click on any of the table headers (for example, Average Earnings) to sort your results by that value.
|Surveying or Mapping Technician||Building, Organizing||
Surveying and mapping technicians collect data and make maps of the Earth’s surface. Surveying technicians visit sites to take measurements of the land. Mapping technicians use geographic data to create maps. They both assist surveyors, and cartographers and photogrammetrists.
|Surveyor||Building, Thinking, Organizing||
Surveyors make precise measurements to determine property boundaries. They provide data relevant to the shape and contour of the Earth’s surface for engineering, mapmaking, and construction projects.
|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.
|Taxi Driver or Chauffeur||Building, Persuading||
Taxi drivers, ride-hailing drivers, and chauffeurs drive people to and from the places they need to go, such as homes, workplaces, airports, and shopping centers. They must be familiar with city streets and locations to take passengers to their destinations.
|Teacher Assistant||Helping, Organizing||
Teacher assistants work with a licensed teacher to give students additional attention and instruction.
|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.
|Technical Writer||Thinking, Creating, Organizing||
Technical writers, also called technical communicators, prepare instruction manuals, how-to guides, journal articles, and other supporting documents to communicate complex and technical information more easily. They also develop, gather, and disseminate technical information through an organization’s communications channels.
|Telecommunications Equipment Installer or Repairer||Building, Thinking, Organizing||
Telecommunications equipment installers and repairers, also known as telecom technicians, set up and maintain devices or equipment that carry communications signals, such as telephone lines and Internet routers.
Tellers are responsible for accurately processing routine transactions at a bank. These transactions include cashing checks, depositing money, and collecting loan payments.
Top executives plan strategies and policies to ensure that an organization meets its goals. They coordinate and direct work activities of companies and organizations.
|Training or Development Manager||Helping, Persuading||
Training and development managers plan, coordinate, and direct skills- and knowledge-enhancement programs for an organization’s staff.
|Training or Development Specialist||Helping, Persuading||
Training and development specialists plan and administer programs that train employees and improve their skills and knowledge.
|Travel Agent||Persuading, Organizing||
Travel agents sell transportation, lodging, and admission to entertainment activities to individuals and groups planning trips. They offer advice on destinations, plan trip itineraries, and make travel arrangements for clients.
|Umpire, Referee, or Other Sports Official||Building, Persuading, Organizing||
Umpires, referees, and other sports officials preside over competitive athletic or sporting events to help maintain standards of play. They detect infractions and decide penalties according to the rules of the game.
|Urban or Regional Planner||Thinking, Creating, Persuading||
Urban and regional planners develop land use plans and programs that help create communities, accommodate population growth, and revitalize physical facilities in towns, cities, counties, and metropolitan areas.
Veterinarians care for the health of animals and work to protect public health. They diagnose, treat, and research medical conditions and diseases of pets, livestock, and other animals.
|Veterinary Assistant or Laboratory Animal Caretaker||Building, Thinking, Helping||
Veterinary assistants and laboratory animal caretakers handle routine animal care and help scientists, veterinarians, and veterinary technologists and technicians with their daily tasks.
|Veterinary Technologist or Technician||Building, Thinking||
Veterinary technologists and technicians, supervised by licensed veterinarians, do medical tests that help diagnose animals’ injuries and illnesses.
|Waiter or Waitress||Helping, Persuading, Organizing||
Waiters and waitresses take orders and serve food and beverages to customers in dining establishments.
|Water and Wastewater Treatment Plant System Operator||Building, Organizing||
Water and wastewater treatment plant and system operators manage a system of machines, often through the use of control boards, to transfer or treat water or wastewater.