There are plenty of jobs out there that don’t require your eyes to be glued to a screen — and the better news is that some of these pay really well.
If the idea of sitting at a desk and staring at a computer all day is something you find to be completely intolerable — or you’re just not all that tech-savvy — high-paying jobs from postal service mail carriers to anesthesiologist assistants may be of interest.
Business Insider recently combed through the Occupational Information Network (O*NET)— a US Department of Labor database that compiles detailed information on hundreds of jobs — to find positions where “ u sing computers and computer systems (including hardware and software) to program, write software, set up functions, enter data, or process information” is just a small part of the job.
O*NET ranks how important “ interacting with computers” is to every profession, assigning each an importance score between 1 and 100. We looked at the median annual pay for each job with a computer use importance score below 50 to find which ones typically pay more than $50,000 a year, and then ranked positions in order of least to highest annual pay.
Keep reading for a look at 13 high-paying jobs that require little to no screen time.