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The Veteran Career Center is a job portal for American veterans. Here you will find veteran jobs after transitioning from the military service, or if you are a veteran with many years of work experience in the private sector looking for new opportunities. Thanks to the specific skills and qualifications you as a veteran have acquired during your service, you can add enormous value to the company that hires you. Start connecting with veteran-friendly companies.
WHY YOU SHOULD PRE-SCREEN FOR THE WOTC
The WOTC is a federal tax program that helps veterans being reinserted into the American job market. By qualifying into one of the WOTC veteran categories, the companies will receive a tax credit when you are hired. This means that, in addition to the qualifications you can offer, the employer gets an extra incentive when hiring you. Pre-screen your WOTC status and start searching for veteran jobs. Pre-screening won’t take more than 3 minutes and it consists of Yes and No questions.
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TENS OF THOUSANDS OF VETERAN JOBS AND VETERAN-FRIENDLY COMPANIES
Many American companies are proud of having veterans onboard their team. They know how much you sacrificed for the country and the qualifications you have acquired during your military service. At Veteran Career Center, you can search veterans jobs from tens of thousands of American companies. From local and medium-sized companies to multinational organizations, they are all looking to hire US veterans. Depending on your working needs, you will find a wide variety of options all across the US.
Whether you want to work on an hourly basis, part-time or full time, you will find what you are looking for. All companies you see are veteran-friendly and are looking to recruit American veterans. Before searching for veteran jobs, it is advisable to check your WOTC status. This can be done by pre-screening your military background and current situation. If you qualify for the WOTC and you match what the employer is looking for, your chances of being hired will increase. Use our tool to pre-screen for the WOTC.
POPULAR VETERAN JOBS
Some veterans want to continue with a similar job to which they had in the military. However, a civilian career is not solely limited to military skills. You as a veteran can benefit from many skills learned during your service, such as technical qualifications, ability to work as a team, problem-solving and many more. If you need assistance with translating your military skills into the private sector, you can always use the skills translator tool. Below we list some popular jobs for veterans.
HEALTH CARE JOBS
More than 16.2 million people in the US are working in the health sector. This high-demanded area is constantly looking for new employees. The skills learned in the military can be extremely useful in this sector. Some jobs in the health care industry include medical assistants with a mean annual wage of $35,720, pharmacy technicians with an annual wage of $33,950, chiropractors with a yearly wage of $85,010 and, of course, surgeons, who are making a notable annual salary of $252,040.
INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY JOBS
There is always a very high demand in the information technology industry. This means there are plenty of jobs for veterans with technical skills. The most popular jobs within this sector are; cybersecurity analyst with an annual average salary of $75,915, network and computer systems administrators with a mean annual salary of $88,410 and computer hardware engineers, with a mean annual salary of $123,030.
LAW ENFORCEMENT JOBS
These are very requested within the veteran jobs because former military service members can easily use their skills and qualifications. Detectives and criminal investigators can have mean annual wages of $86,030. An FBI Agent has an average salary of $75,200 and police officers get a mean annual wage of $67,620.
Transportation is another good example of veteran jobs with a vast variety of options. Some jobs in this sector include rail transportation workers, with a mean annual salary of $67,240. Transportation security screeners receive a mean annual salary of $42,310 and transportation inspectors get a mean annual salary of $77,530.
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