Six-figure Jobs That Donโ€™t Require a University Degree

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Six-figure Jobs That Donโ€™t Require a University Degree

Recently, the Australian Taxation Office (ATO) revealed the top 10 highest paying jobs in Australia ๐Ÿ’ฐ, with Taxation Statistics for the financial year 2019-2020 indicating Surgeons ๐Ÿ‘จโ€โš•๏ธ๐Ÿ‘ฉโ€โš•๏ธare the countryโ€™s top earners.

While almost all of the top 10 paying jobs outlined by the ATO require a University degree, there are several high paying roles that do not require a University degree.

More and more Australians are looking for lucrative job opportunities to deal with the pressures of rising living costs, without having to commit to years of study.

Examples of six figure jobs that donโ€™t require a University degree include:

Career

Airline Pilot

Construction Manager

Air Traffic Controller

Construction / Mining Driller

Crane Operator

Business Develop. Manager

Electrician

Train Conductor

Heavy Truck Driver

Client Relationship Manager

Highest Yearly Potential*

$257, 000

$197, 000

$163, 000

$160, 000

$143, 000

$121, 000

$117, 000

$116, 000

$111, 000

$103, 000

Average Yearly Earnings*

$110, 938

$111, 709

$95, 115

$117, 035

$83, 988

$79, 764

$73, 437

$86, 500

$67, 042

$70, 145

(*Source: Payscale & National Skills Commission)

If you are in the market for a new role and value high earnings without the need to obtain a University degree, it might be worth considering the above careers.