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What kind of job would pay $12.-$15. an hour?

I have no skills but am a quick learner.

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Anonymous

Asked by Anonymous at 11:31 AM on Sep. 6, 2009 in Money & Work

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  • A trades union. (welder, carpenter, bricklayer, electrician, plumber etc) The truly experienced tradesperson can make good $$$. I know, hubby is union bricklayer, son & fil are union welders, father is a retired steelworker.
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 11:40 AM on Sep. 6, 2009

  • Before I went to school-I was a grill cook and made 13.50 an hour. You could look into it-requires quick learning!
    JennRN09

    Answer by JennRN09 at 11:40 AM on Sep. 6, 2009

  • Maybe a receptionist or secretary? My daughter works at a Chiropracters office front office/therapy
    and she makes $12 an hour but there was another place she applied at who offered her $7.50 so I suppose it just depends on the business. I worked as an office manager for a Dialysis clinic several years ago and made $10 an hour. I think now days employers are looking for experienced or at least trained but new employees and they try and pay as little as possible.
    itsmesteph11

    Answer by itsmesteph11 at 11:43 AM on Sep. 6, 2009

  • depends on where u live, the receptionist where i work get around $18/hr w/health benefits and vacation.
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 11:51 AM on Sep. 6, 2009

  • How about a Call Center? I think the AT & T Call Centers pay this well.
    m-avi

    Answer by m-avi at 11:55 AM on Sep. 6, 2009

  • Depends on where you are. I work at a health insurance company and we start off customer service reps and other entry level jobs around $12. Another insurance company around here starts around $12-14 for the same types of jobs. We go thru temp agencies also and they pay around $11. Thats a good way to get your foot in the door. Try some temp agencies for clerical work. Usually large fortune 500 type companies pay more. I started entry level making $10 hour in 2001, now I make $19 an hour at Blue Cross Blue Shield.
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 11:57 AM on Sep. 6, 2009

  • any warehouse or factory type job, it's all repeatitive work so all they have to do is train you. sam's club is good it's retail/warehouse.
    mandielynn23

    Answer by mandielynn23 at 1:58 PM on Sep. 6, 2009

  • Contact your local community college and take some Microsoft Office certification classes: Word, Excel, PowerPoint at the minimum
    rkoloms

    Answer by rkoloms at 5:25 PM on Sep. 6, 2009

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