What are some jobs that pay well that will also allow me to work with my hands?

What jobs pay in the 60 to 100 thousand a year range where I can also work with my hands? ( build, take apart, repair, etc...) I am going to college in a year and I am trying to find out what kind of jobs are out there. Would an electrical engineer or an aerospace engineer do this kind of stuff? Would an electrical engineer or an aerospace engineer do this kind of stuff?

Asked By: redsfan - 7/12/2010
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There are a couple options, depending how hard you want to work with your hands. One option is to become a surgeon, lots of handy work there, different tools. Another option you could pursue is life as a tradesman. Journeymen in the union construction trades can fall easily in that range. Welding is a hot job in... More
Answered By: jstheer2help - 7/12/2010
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Answered By: Common Sense - 7/12/2010
I agree with your initial inclination to go the engineering route. I think the main thing is to major in something you enjoy. The good thing about starting out is you can try lots of things. Good luck.
Answered By: Jennifer T - 7/14/2010
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