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.
|Broadcast or Sound Engineering Technician||Building, Thinking, Organizing||
Broadcast and sound engineering technicians set up, operate, and maintain the electrical equipment for radio programs, television broadcasts, concerts, sound recordings, and movies.
|Budget Analyst||Thinking, Persuading, Organizing||
Budget analysts help public and private institutions organize their finances. They prepare budget reports and monitor institutional spending.
|Bus Driver||Building, Helping||
Bus drivers transport people between various places—including, work, school, and shopping centers—and across state and national borders. Some drive regular routes, and others transport passengers on chartered trips or sightseeing tours. They drive a range of vehicles, from 15-passenger buses to 60-foot articulated buses (with two connected sections) that can carry more than 100 passengers.
|Butcher or Meat Cutter||Building, Persuading, Organizing||
Butchers cut, trim, and package meat for retail sale.
|Career or Technical Education Teacher||Building, Helping||
Career and technical education (CTE) teachers provide training in subjects such as auto repair, cosmetology, and culinary arts. They teach vocational and technical content to give students the skills and knowledge necessary to enter an occupation.
|Carpenter||Building, Thinking, Organizing||
Carpenters construct, repair, and install building frameworks and structures made from wood and other materials.
|Cartographer or Photogrammetrist||Building, Thinking, Organizing||
Cartographers and photogrammetrists collect, measure, and interpret geographic information in order to create and update maps and charts for regional planning, education, and other purposes.
Cashiers process payments from customers purchasing goods and services.
|Cement Mason or Terrazzo Worker||Building||
Cement masons pour, smooth, and finish concrete floors, sidewalks, roads, and curbs. Using a cement mixture, terrazzo workers create durable and decorative surfaces for floors and stairways.
|Chef or Head Cook||Building, Creating, Persuading||
Chefs and head cooks oversee the daily food preparation at restaurants and other places where food is served. They direct kitchen staff and handle any food-related concerns.
|Chemical Engineer||Building, Thinking||
Chemical engineers apply the principles of chemistry, biology, physics, and math to solve problems that involve the production or use of chemicals, fuel, drugs, food, and many other products. They design processes and equipment for large-scale manufacturing, plan and test production methods and byproducts treatment, and direct facility operations.
|Chemical Technician||Building, Thinking, Organizing||
Chemical technicians use laboratory instruments and techniques to help chemists and chemical engineers research, develop, produce, and test chemical products and processes.
|Chemist or Materials Scientist||Building, Thinking, Organizing||
Chemists and materials scientists study substances at the atomic and molecular levels and analyze the ways in which the substances interact with one another. They use their knowledge to develop new and improved products and to test the quality of manufactured goods.
|Child Care Worker||Creating, Helping||
Childcare workers attend to the basic needs of children, such as dressing, feeding, and overseeing play. They may help younger children prepare for kindergarten or assist older children with homework.
|Chiropractor||Building, Thinking, Helping||
Chiropractors care for patients with health problems of the neuromusculoskeletal system, which includes nerves, bones, muscles, ligaments, and tendons. They use spinal adjustments and manipulation, as well as other clinical interventions, to manage patients’ health concerns, such as back and neck pain.
|Civil Engineer||Building, Thinking, Organizing||
Civil engineers conceive, design, build, supervise, operate, construct and maintain infrastructure projects and systems in the public and private sector, including roads, buildings, airports, tunnels, dams, bridges, and systems for water supply and sewage treatment. Many civil engineers work in planning, design, construction, research, and education.
|Civil Engineering Technician||Building, Thinking, Organizing||
Civil engineering technicians help civil engineers to 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.
|Claims Adjuster, Appraiser, Examiner, or Investigator||Persuading, Organizing||
Claims adjusters, appraisers, examiners, and investigators evaluate insurance claims. They decide whether an insurance company must pay a claim and if so, how much.
|Coach or Scout||Building, Helping, Persuading||
Coaches teach amateur and professional athletes the skills they need to succeed at their sport. Scouts look for new players, evaluating their skills and likelihood for success at the college, amateur, or professional level. Many coaches also are involved in scouting potential athletes.
|Compensation or Benefits Manager||Helping, Persuading, Organizing||
Compensation and benefits managers plan, develop, and oversee programs to pay employees.