Finding a high-wage travel jobs are not that easy to find, especially if you don’t have the qualification for it or most jobs either pay low, but you get to travel, or pay high, but your workplace is stationary and no mention of travel. For one to be able to get a job that pays well and requires extensive travel, you should be well prepared to put in the work necessary to be able to obtain that kind of a job. Time, money, and effort are preparation ingredients to land on those high-paying jobs for travel-hungry job seekers. Here are some high-wage travel jobs which might interest you.
Airline and Commercial Pilots
A pilot’s work is involves a great deal of travel for reasons that it’s his/her job to bring passengers from one location in the globe to another location while enjoying the benefits of seeing the different countries of the world. Typical traveling schedules of pilots are spent on 3 days a week of traveling into different countries, and on top of that, they have also overnight layovers, in which the airline takes care of his/her hotel accommodation, food, and transportation. Pilots earn one of the highest salary for high-wage travel jobs, with a median salary from $98,410 to $100,000 a year.
The work functions of a construction manager are basically almost like any managers, except that the work area is in a construction setting, and they are: overseeing the development of new buildings and/or structures, making sure that deadlines are met, workers are reporting and adequate, and budget is maintained. But when they end up with multiple construction projects, they end up also traveling from one construction project to another, doing their task which is ensuring that everything is maintained and that the project is completed on time without any additional budget required. The median salary per year of a construction manager is estimated to be $82,790.
Management analysts are typically company consultants that provide companies with managing strategies to earn more money, as well as curtailing work wastage and inefficiencies. As much as their job is on a contractual basis, they still need to travel a lot meeting new companies, as well as going back and forth to old clients. Management Analyst is paid $78,600 annually.
Nurses have a wide range of health care responsibilities, such as observing patients, performing tests, administering medicine, etc. When they specialized in a specific health care task and do well in it, their job may take them in other parts of the region, as well as the world, to perform their specialized job. Travel nurses are paid on contractual basis and receive $65,470 annually.
Anthropologist and Archaeologist
They may may have similar jobs, which is studying the culture and development of society of a country, but their job differs in the sense that an anthropologist’s job study the culture of today, making him/her to travel and immerse into a country so he/she can experience the culture firsthand and allowing him/her to understand better the customs and social norms, while the archaeologist focus on the relics of the past and by studying these relics, he/she is able to understand the old culture of a country. About 2 months are the period of time for both jobs to do field work. About $57,420 per year is their salary.