Search SEARCH

What are some jobs that pay good money that only require a HS Diploma?

I'm 16 and my life is just starting. I am still working to earn my High School Diploma and would never drop out. But my girlfriend makes a ton of money and I'm kinda embarrassed because I don't have a "Real Job". I volunteer at places and things like that. However I do make money. I'm on a toddler/little kid TV show. It pays pretty well but I want to be taken more seriously. My girlfriend takes me to classy places and all her friends are highly educated like her. I don't want to depend on her money ether. The TV show pays really good but its not a lifetime career that I will be able to do when I'm 35-40. So I wanted to ask what are some lifetime jobs that pay really good money that only require a High School Diploma? By the way, please don't tell me to go to college it will make me feel worse. Iv heard that so many times, people think I should go because I'm around college degree people all the time. My parents are poor and don't have that kind of money to send me their and my girlfriend does not want to pay for it. Besides I'm not that smart everyone thinks I'm stupid.

Asked By: - 1/6/2013
Best Answer - Chosen by Asker
Almost all jobs that pay well require some kind of training after high school. You could become an electrician, a carpenter, a heating and air conditioning technician, a painter, a plumber, a sheet metal worker, a machinist. These are all jobs that would require that you complete an apprenticeship but not a degree.
Answered By: Betsy - 1/8/2013
Additional Answers (0)
Sponsored results
Over 483 Local Jobs Now Hiring In Your Area. $18-$87/Hr - Apply Today!
Jobs.Quick-com
Click. Search. Apply. Free!
www.JobDiagnosis.com
Get Your Degree Online Sooner than You Think. Financial Aid Options
Degree-Accredited.com/Degree
Jobs hiring near your local area. Part-time, Full-time, Work at home.
www.HiringLocally.com

Other Career Questions

What is your current job? Why did you choose this job? What do you enjoy about your job? What do you dislike about your job? What would be your perfect job? Would you rather have this j...
3 answers - Asked By: drop pants not bombs!.♥ - 3/2/2010
Where are the jobs? Is productivity and globalization creating a permanent “recession” of jobs? My main issue is I am doing a paper for school and have no idea where to begin. I was hoping suggestions...
4 answers - Asked By: bayebd24【ツ】 - 11/21/2007
Hi ok im 19 and about to start college to do an acess course into a university. Ive been browsing through all the courses and im tottaly stuck! I thought politics but im scared ill end up with some r...
1 answers - Asked By: roseparkerly - 1/26/2009

Content is not owned or controlled by Monster. Any content concerns should be addressed with Yahoo!
Yahoo! Does not evaluate or guarantee the accuracy of any Yahoo! Answers content. Yahoo! Disclaimer.

Popular Articles

Best-Paying Work-from-Home Jobs Article Rating
It’s easier than ever to work from home. Of course, not every job is a mobile job, and some companies aren’t interested in having their employees work from home.
2013 Marketing Jobs Outlook Article Rating
The US may be facing another year of anemic hiring overall, but that won't be the case in the high-orbit world of multichannel, digital media marketing.
For Employers: Post Jobs | Search Resumes | Advertise
About Monster | Work for Monster | Advertise with Us | AdChoices | Partner with Us | Investor Relations | Social Media
Terms of Use | Privacy Center | Accessibility Center | Help | Security | Contact Us | Sitemap | Mobile
©2014 Monster - All Rights Reserved U.S. Patents No. 5,832,497; 7,599,930 B1; 7,827,125 and 7,836,060 MWW - Looking for Monster Cable? - V: 2014.1.40.24-320
eTrustLogo