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Eight Surprising Careers You can do Abroad With Basic Skills and Get Huge A Salary

Many young people leave Kenya to search for job opportunities with higher salaries and better benefits.

Here are careers that pay good salaries abroad.


Nurses have many duties such as caring for patients, communicating with doctors, administering medicine and checking vital signs. Nursing profession is one that is well paid in Countries such as the United States and Australia. Nurses can work in hospitals, outpatient care facilities, military bases or schools.


Cleaning is one profession that can take one abroad even without having much experience. While it may not sound like an ideal career it is a job that can pay very well especially as a freelance. Some of the areas where cleaners can work include house vacuuming, Cleaning the bathrooms, office Cleaning, floor mopping in malls among many other places.


Working as a waiter is another magical profession that can have a double pay. On top of monthly salary one can earn a lot from the tips that they get from their customers. Some countries consider tipping as a compulsory act. With good Communication skills and great customer-service one can easily get promoted or find a better job.


People living with disabilities need full time support hence they need people to take care of them on daily basis. In some Countries, the care is divided into two; helping those with physical and intellectual disabilities, autism or those of old age.


 Beauty Jobs such as barbers, stylists, and cosmetologists are getting on demand at a higher rate than the average of all jobs. With a growing population, the demand for hair care services will always be on the rise. Africans hair texture is different from other caucasians hence Africans who stay abroad find it hard to find someone who is able to dress it. Being a hairdresser in western countries is another profession that is on demand.

Electricians, Plumbers and Mechanics

Despite the fact that these jobs need alot of professional labour they may not pay so well in Kenya. However the above individuals will make a lot of money in Countries abroad. According to survey Japan had the highest salaries for electricians, while the USA had the highest salaries for plumbers and Australia the highest salaries for carpenters.

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