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Degree Free Jobs Are Growing In Popularity With Employers

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There is a growing trend among United States companies to remove the need for a college degree for some jobs. A focus on alternate education and experience seems to be a more appreciated option.

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Blue Collar Sheroes: Historical Women Who Defied Expectations

Historically women have played a big part in blue collar jobs. Learn more about these “sheroes” and how they impact our lives today!

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Aircraft Mechanic

Median Salary: $65,380
Certifications: Required
Career Outlook: 12% growth through 2030

Elevator Mechanic

Median Salary: $97,860
Certifications: License Required
Career Outlook: 3% growth through 2031

Wind Turbine Technician

Median Salary: $56,260
Certifications: Recommended
Career Outlook: 44% growth through 2031

Watch Repairer/Horologist

Median Salary: $44,250
Certifications: Recommended
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