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Top 20 Jobs That Don't Require A College Degree

top jobs no college degreeBy Aimee Groth

In a tough economy where just about half of graduates are landing jobs in their fields, there's been a lot of debate lately about the value of a college degree.

Careercast.com put together a list of the top 20 jobs that don't require a college degree, ranked by average starting salary, income growth and employment growth. Income growth refers to percentage of growth from starting earnings to the top level; and employment growth refers to the projected increase in number of jobs through 2020 according to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics.

Here's the list:


1. Dental Hygienist
  • Average Starting Salary: $45,000
  • Income Growth: 109%
  • Employment Growth: 37.70%
  • Average Starting Salary: $40,000
  • Income Growth: 255%
  • Employment Growth: 25.00%
  • Average Starting Salary: $43,000
  • Income Growth: 179%
  • Employment Growth: 21.70%
  • Average Starting Salary: $21,000
  • Income Growth: 114%
  • Employment Growth: 41.30%
  • Average Starting Salary: $29,000
  • Income Growth: 159%
  • Employment Growth: 18.30%
  • Average Starting Salary: $26,000
  • Income Growth: 250%
  • Employment Growth: 14.10%
  • Average Starting Salary: $26,000
  • Income Growth: 158%
  • Employment Growth: 33.70%
  • Average Starting Salary: $31,000
  • Income Growth: 190%
  • Employment Growth: 25.40%
  • Average Starting Salary: $29,000
  • Income Growth: 131%
  • Employment Growth: 12.60%
  • Average Starting Salary: $26,000
  • Income Growth: 342%
  • Employment Growth: 21.90%
  • Average Starting Salary: $30,000
  • Income Growth: 127%
  • Employment Growth: 21.60 %
  • Average Starting Salary: $16,000
  • Income Growth: 163%
  • Employment Growth: 15.70%
  • Average Starting Salary: $16,000
  • Income Growth: 163%
  • Employment Growth: 15.70%
  • Average Starting Salary: $30,000
  • Income Growth: 207%
  • Employment Growth: 7.30%
  • Average Starting Salary: $27,000
  • Income Growth: 304%
  • Employment Growth: 15.60%
  • Average Starting Salary: $26,000
  • Income Growth: 173%
  • Employment Growth: 23.50%
  • Average Starting Salary: $34,000
  • Income Growth: 138%
  • Employment Growth: 1.90%
  • Average Starting Salary: $30,000
  • Income Growth: 140%
  • Employment Growth: 3.20
  • Average Starting Salary: $17,000
  • Income Growth: 112%
  • Employment Growth: 14.80%
  • Average Starting Salary: $25,000
  • Income Growth: 156%
  • Employment Growth: 11.60%

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