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Nontraditional Careers for Men and Women

There are occupations in every career field that are nontraditional for either men or women. Explore some of them to see if one might be for you.

Occupations that are nontraditional for women are those where at least 75 percent of the workers are male. Nontraditional occupations for men are at least 75 percent female. View this list below to explore nontraditional careers. Select any title to learn more about the wages, employment demand, and education requirements for the occupation. You can also view employment and wages for nontraditional careers by Minnesota region.

Nontraditional Occupations for Women

Agriculture, Food & Natural Resources

Architecture & Construction

Arts, Audio/Video Technology & Communications

Business Management & Administration

Government & Public Administration

Health Science

Hospitality & Tourism

Human Services

Information Technology

Law, Public Safety, Corrections & Security

Manufacturing

Marketing

Science, Technology, Engineering & Mathematics

Transportation, Distribution & Logistics

Nontraditional Occupations for Men

Agriculture, Food & Natural Resources

Arts, Audio/Video Technology & Communications

Business Management & Administration

Education & Training

Finance

Government & Public Administration

Health Science

Hospitality & Tourism

Human Services

Law, Public Safety, Corrections & Security

Manufacturing

Transportation, Distribution & Logistics

 

Source:
Current Population Survey, 2018