So many articles have come out to say that people are searching for new jobs as they are at their current job. Can you say the "Give a damn is busted"? We can see it and hear it loud and clear. So what now? Career change? What if you're like a majority of American's that don't have a degree?

There is light at the end of the tunnel, there are jobs out there that pay very well that don't require you to have a degree. If you have been considering a new career don't overlook these options.

According to US News here are the highest paying jobs you can get even though you never finished college. Keep in mind a lot of these jobs do require a certification or a license of some sort.

The Top 10 Jobs You Can Score in Louisiana Without a College Degree:

10. Insulation Contractors - Starting salary at $44,180

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9. Glazier (Cutting and Installing Glass) - Starting salary at $44,630

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8. Cement Mason and Concrete Finisher - Starting salary at $44,810

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7. Solar Photovoltaic Installer - Starting salary at $44,890

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6. Choreographer - Starting salary at  $46,330

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5. Licensed Practical and Licensed Vocational Nurse - Starting salary at $47,480

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4. Surgical Technologist - Starting salary at $48,300

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3. Carpenter - Starting salary at $48,330

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2. Real Estate Agent - Starting salary at $48,930

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1. Equipment Operator - Starting salary at $48,980

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If you have been struggling to find a new career in Louisiana, the 10 careers we listed could help you find a new path that you actually love. Best of luck on your new career journey!

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