Average Salary: $8.45/hour (higher pay for more experienced aides)
Job Description:Personal and home-care aides work at the homes or assisted-living residences of elderly, ill or disabled patients. They help patients perform daily tasks and ensure their surroundings accommodate their needs.
Average Salary: $11.01/hour (Medical offices pay higher than the average rate.)
Job Description:Receptionists greet and assist guests when they visit a business. Their duties depend on the type of business, but generally they perform administrative tasks. In medical offices they handle patient records.
Average Salary: $10.40/hour Job Description:Library assistants check out and reshelve books; they notify customers of overdue items; and ensure the library's materials, such as books, movies and music, are in good condition.
Average Salary: $10.65/hour Job Description:Product promoters and demonstrators generate buzz about products by illustrating their usefulness. They show products at trade shows, retail stores and even corporations.
Average Salary: $8.48/hour (higher depending on education and faciity) Job Description:Child care workers supervise young children either in their own home, at a child care center or at the child's home.
Average Salary: $13.05/hour Job Description:Personal trainers either work in large fitness centers or in private gyms to help clients achieve their physical health goals, which often include losing weight, building muscle or conditioning for an event.