ENGLISH TEACHER

ENGLISH TEACHER

  Prefer to teach as more of a full time gig? Check out TEFL.com and ESL Cafe , which list salaried positions across the globe for English teachers. But travelers be warned, this isn’t your typical two week vacation. Assignments generally last anywhere from nine months to two years. Average Income: $2,000 – $5,000 per month (USD)

GEOLOGIST

GEOLOGIST

Geologists for oil companies travel extensively, basically to anywhere on the planet where there could be oil. The same goes for mining companies. One month you’re in China searching for copper, and the next month you’re in Brazil hunting for gold. You’ll need a bachelor’s degree to get hired, but that diploma will definitely payoff in the end. Median Annual Wage: $48,500 (USD)

ON-BOARD COURIER

ON-BOARD COURIER

An on-board courier (Travel Veteran’s bread and butter) is someone who relinquishes most, if not all, of their luggage space in exchange for discounted airfare or direct compensation. Companies with highly sensitive, time-critical shipments turn to on-board courier companies that can assist in having an item shipped across the planet and delivered either the same or next day. These on- board courier companies build rosters of […]

TRAVELING NURSE

TRAVELING NURSE

TravelNursing.org offers nurses opportunities to travel for free to places like Hawaii or Florida, but what’s more — they’ll also pay you to do it. Opportunities exist across the country, with most assignments lasting anywhere from eight to 26 weeks. Compensation varies based on skill level and the difficulty of the position, but some traveling nurses earn as much as $10,000 a month, […]