4. Personal Financial Advisor

money careersWhat They Do:

This is one of the best money careers for you if you enjoy helping others plan. As a personal financial advisor, you help your clients make a financial plan that fits their lifestyle and allows them to meet their financial goals. From saving for retirement to buying a home, you help people turn dreams into plans.

STEM Type: Designer

Designers envision and plan products, solutions, and projects. Designers can take an idea and bring it to fruition. They often use specialized computer software.

Training Required:

Schools such as Appalachian State University, Davenport University, and the University of Southern California have programs to help you earn a bachelor’s degree in finance, which is what most employers look for when hiring personal financial planners.

Median Salary:

$89,160