If you're over 50 - top 20 jobs for a change

Research by Money Magazine and Salary.com: You're ready to retire from the rat race. Now you want work you can feel passionate about.

Financial Adviser
A top 5 pick
Financial Adviser
5 job tips if you're over age 50
Full report at Salary.com

As pensions disappear and people must plan for their own retirement, demand for financial advice is rising. Building a practice takes time, but the work is rewarding because clients turn to you at critical junctures in their lives, such as when buying a home, becoming parents or retiring. Nearly half of advisers are self-employed.
Median Pay: $66,800
  Salary Total compensation
(includes bonus)
Most people make:
90% in this job make more than:
$32,700 $32,700
Top earners:
10% in this job make more than:
$144,200 $144,200
10-year Job Growth: 12% 
Growth in Jobs 32,348
Total openings 64,189
Career Description
Provide analysis and guidance to businesses and individuals to help them with their investment decisions.
Bachelor?s degree in accounting, finance, economics, business, mathematics, or law, plus licences to sell securities and insurance and certification to become a certififed planner
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