6 High Salary Clean Energy Jobs That Are In Demand Now
Ah, coal mining. A lucrative career, perhaps in 1960. As technology changes, so do our energy sources. And with the reality of global warming, investors and energy companies will be sure to shift to clean energy. Training and skills will be necessary for this new segment of work. It will also be extremely secure as a career path, and all jobs on the list pay above average! The future of clean energy is bright, and it is definitely smart to consider this career path when choosing your college degree!
On the next few pages below we put together the 6 highest paying clean energy jobs, some of which don’t require very advanced degrees!
#6 Green Building Architects
Average Salary: $65,861
Green building architects design buildings with the goal of sustainability and minimal energy consumption in mind. These are architects use the latest technology to produce “green” buildings and work on existing buildings to bring them up to green standards. They will use tactics to make the building as environmentally friendly as possible, using recycled building materials, LED light fixtures, and solar panels.
Check out the #5 job on the list Wind Turbine Service Technician on the next page