Photos

 

10 Unusual Jobs that Pay Well

10 Unusual Jobs that Pay Well

  •  
    Embalmer
    Average pay: $43,680 a year
    Source: BLS
    Photo Credit: Getty Images
  •  
    Hot Dog Vendor
    Average pay: $30,000 to $100,000 a year
    Source: Odd Jobs: How to Have Fun and Make Money in a Bad Economy.
    Photo Credit: Getty Images
  •  
    Body Part Model
    Average pay: $20 to $1,000+ for an afternoon
    Source: Odd Jobs: How to Have Fun and Make Money in a Bad Economy.
    Photo Credit: Getty Images
  •  
    Ice Cream Taster (Food Scientist)
    Average pay: $56,000 a year
    Source: Odd Jobs: How to Have Fun and Make Money in a Bad Economy.
    Photo Credit: Getty Images
  •  
    Personal Shopper
    Average pay: $25,000 to $100,000+ a year
    Source: Odd Jobs: How to Have Fun and Make Money in a Bad Economy.
    Photo Credit: Getty Images
  •  
    Live Mannequin / Human Statue
    Average pay: Up to $100 an hour
    Source: Odd Jobs: How to Have Fun and Make Money in a Bad Economy.
    Photo Credit: Getty Images
  •  
    Virtual Head Hunter
    Average pay: $250 to $10,000 per referral
    Source: Odd Jobs: How to Have Fun and Make Money in a Bad Economy.
    Photo Credit: Getty Images
  •  
    Funeral Service Manager
    Average pay: $79,930 a year
    Source: BLS
    Photo Credit: Getty Images
  •  
    Genetic Counselor
    Average pay: $55,820 a year
    Source: BLS
    Photo Credit: Getty Images
  •  
    Cruise Ship Entertainer
    Average pay: $3,000 to $4,500 a month, plus room and board
    Source: Odd Jobs: How to Have Fun and Make Money in a Bad Economy.
    Photo Credit: Getty Images