Are you unsatisfied with your job and are looking to make a change? Maybe you've recently graduated from high school and are wondering what to do with your future. Wherever you are in life, it's always good to know what the most in-demand and highest paying jobs are.
Keep in mind that most of these potential career paths require years of academic or technical training. Some might not need as much of formal education, but be advised that a lot of these careers require specialized skills. Skilled trades are in fact some of the most in-demand jobs right now.
From medicine to engineering, the following jobs are in-demand and pay extraordinarily high salaries. Maybe you can find the job of your dreams!
TL;DR MTLBlog brings you a list of the most in-demand and highest paying jobs in Canada that you can apply to right now!
Average salary: $250,000 + per year.
Required training: Undergraduate degree, Medical degree, five years of residency training, require to pass an exam with the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada.
Chartered Professional Accountant
Average salary: $65,000 plus bonuses and profit sharing (up to $105,000 per year).
Required training: Accounting degree, CPA certification program.
Engineering Project Manager
Average salary: $82,000 per year plus bonuses and profit sharing (up to $122,000 per year).
Required training: Bachelor's in engineering, Master's in engineering management, years of practical experience.
Average salary: $75,000 per year (up to $110,000 per year with experience).
Required training: Degree in aerospace engineering.
Average salary: $81,000 per year
Required training: Vocational training in a technical program and apprenticeship.
Average salary: $150,000 per year (for major airlines)
Required training: Private pilot license, commercial pilot license, and airline transport pilot license. Requires roughly 5-10 years of training to work for a major airline.
Average salary: up to $65,000 per year
Required training: Vocational training, passing specialized exams in your province.
Average salary: $95,000 per year.
Required training: Pharmacist degree, passing exams with the provincial authorities.
Average salary: up to $160,000 per year
Required training: Bachelor's, master's, and Ph.D. for most psychology careers.
Average salary: up to $175,000 per year
Required training: Doctorate of Veterinary Medicine and a license from provincial authorities.
Average salary: up to $65,000
Required training: Vocational training and apprenticeship.
IT Project Manager
Average salary: up to $170,000 per year
Required training: Bachelor's degree in IT and many years of experience.
Average salary: up to $85,000 per year
Required training: Bachelor's degree in nursing or related field.