With the hiring shortage that has plagued Quebec for several years now, many professionals and tradespeople are better paid than ever! It's hard to imagine yesterday, but it's perfectly possible today. You don't have to spend 10 years in school after high school to have a career that meets your financial and professional aspirations.

Here is the list of the most promising jobs according to Radio-Canada.ca
SPAS

  • Matrixer: $920/week. (Unemployment n/a)

ASPS

  • Specialist in hygiene and sanitation in health care settings: $725/week. (Unemployment 0%)

EPDS

  • Crane operator: $1601/week (Unemployment 0%)
  • Power line installer: 1175$/week. (Unemployment 3%)
  • Frigorist: $1045/week. (Unemployment 0%)
  • Assembler of aerospace structures: $1000/week. (Unemployment 0%)
  • CNC machine tool operator 1000$/week. (Unemployment 0%)
  • Stationary Engineer: $902/week. (Unemployment 4.7%)
  • Welder-assembler: 865$/week. (Unemployment 0%)
  • Auxiliary nurse: $842/week. (Unemployment 0%)
  • Sommelier: Tipping (Unemployment n.a.)
  • Electromechanic $840/week. (Unemployment n/a)
  • Tinsmith: $787/week. (Unemployment 12.7%)
  • Plumber: $723/week. (Unemployment 12.9%)
  • Trucker: $720/week. (Unemployment n/a)
  • Fire Protection Mechanic: $717/week. (Unemployment 0%)
  • Cabinetmaker: $672/week. (Unemployment 0%)
  • Cook: $600/week (Unemployment 0%)
  • Pharmacy assistant: $550/week (Unemployment 1.7%)
  • Water treatment process operator: $780/week. (Unemployment 9.1%)
  • Butcher: $535/week (Unemployment 11.1%)

THE

  • Conductor: $1,500/week. (Unemployment 0%)

DEC

  • Hearing aid practitioner: $900/week. (Unemployment 0%)
  • Acupuncturist: $829/week. (Unemployment 0%)
  • Dental Hygienist: $813/week. (Unemployment 0%)
  • Food inspector: $800/week. (Unemployment 4%)
  • Paramedic: $796/week. (Unemployment 2.3%)
  • Inhalotherapist: $773/week. (Unemployment 0.8%)
  • Radiation Oncology Technologist: $772/week. (Unemployment 0%)
  • Building mechanical technician: $755/week. (Unemployment 1.8%)
  • Biomedical Technologist: $747/week (Unemployment 0.7%)
  • Medical Electrophysiology Technologist: $727/week. (Unemployment 0%)
  • Transport logistics technician: $727/week. (Unemployment 0%)
  • Thanatologist: $720/week. (Unemployment 0%)
  • Environmental technician: 711$/week. (Unemployment 5.6%)
  • Building estimator and appraiser: $706/week. (Unemployment 0%)
  • Documentation technician: $705/week. (Unemployment 10.1%)
  • Radiology technologist: $702/week. (Unemployment 1.5%)
  • Orthotist-prosthetist: $655/week. (Unemployment 0%)
  • Office automation technician: $651/week. (Unemployment 0%)

To find out about the best paid careers at the bachelor's and master's level, visit Radio-Canada.ca