“What do you want to be when you grow up?”
This timeless question often elicits answers like “teacher,” “firefighter,” and “veterinarian.” And while those remain rock-solid choices for anyone’s career, kids have plenty of more unusual options to make a living when they grow up, without actually growing up.
We found 10 professions that let you hang on to all of the adventure, imagination, and flat-out fun that childhood offers while also making a lucrative living, from stunt performer to ice cream taster. Several of these jobs pay more than $100,000 at the highest levels.
Considering a career change? We don’t blame you.