10 Cool Jobs That Pay More Than You Think

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Careerbuilder.com

Ever wonder how some people make a living? Like the videographer at your friend's wedding or the wine steward at your favorite upscale restaurant -- how much could they be earning? Here are 10 interesting careers that pay more than you think and are guaranteed to put the enjoyment back in employment.

"Don't feel bound by the conventions of the industry and the definition of your occupation," advises Kathleen Green, editor of the Bureau of Labor Statistics' Occupational Outlook Quarterly online, which highlights employment trends and gives information on various occupations. "A degree is not a life sentence," Green says. Think outside the box and put your traditional degree or experience to use in a non-traditional job.