25 High-Paying Jobs That Appear To Be Really Fun

There are moments we all wonder: Is working at a job for a paycheck a waste of time and life? To answer this question properly it would be wise to break down the mind-set behind it. On one hand a 9–5 job offers you a more steady, comfortable, and independent living, and helps you fulfill many of your goals and dreams. On the other hand, it’s true that we spend a significantly large amount of time at work, especially if it’s a job we don’t like (or even worse, one we hate) then life can really be dull and painful. That, of course, is not the case for every job out there, however. Some pay very well and are fun to do at the same time. Who, for example, wouldn’t like to drive Ferraris and get paid mad bucks to do it? Who would say no if they were offered the chance to try some of the most expensive and delicious chocolate in the world and guess what, get paid for it too! But don’t worry, these are only two of 25 High-Paying Jobs That Appear To Be Really Fun. So If you are looking for a career change, start getting your resume ready :).

25

Disc Jockey

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Back in the seventies a DJ was the soul of the party and the only payment he hoped for was a few free drinks and to see people having fun with his music choices. Nowadays, DJs have become some of the most popular music stars in the world, playing music in front of thousands of people at concerts. Tiesto, the highest-earning DJ in the world, has an estimated net worth of about $75 million.

 

24

Professional Poker Player

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Poker is probably the most popular card game for betting and individual play. However, as a spectator “sport” poker traditionally hasn’t been the most engaging thing to watch. Nevertheless, for the players it’s one of the most profitable “jobs” they could have ever dreamed of with some of the top players making millions.


23

Cartoonist

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Being a cartoonist is really a hobby that some people are lucky (and skilled) enough to make a living from. A cartoonist who specializes in drawing cartoons for entertainment pieces, political commentary, or advertising usually works for magazines and newspapers, while the ones who enter the world of comics are those who make the most money.

22

Personal Trainer

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The number of people entering the personal training profession has been on the rise in recent years, with the average trainer making about $40,000 a year.


21

Magician

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When you think of magicians you probably think of famous multimillionaires like Criss Angel and David Blaine, but we’re afraid only a handful manage to reach this kind of stardom. However, an average humble magician makes about $49,000 per year.



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