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Childhood Dream Jobs

10 Top Childhood Dream Jobs


I'm sure all of us had a job we were aspiring to as children. LinkedIn recently culled data from a survey to see what peoples' dream jobs were as children. Here are the results:

Men in the US

  1. Professional or Olympic athlete
  2. Airplane or helicopter pilot
  3. Scientist
  4. Lawyer
  5. Astronaut

Women in the US

  1. Teacher
  2. Veterinarian
  3. Writer, journalist, or novelist
  4. Doctor, nurse, or emergency medical technician
  5. Singer

Through the survey, LinkedIn discovered that one out of three people managed to score their childhood dream job or something related to it as adults.

What is your dream job, and did you achieve it?

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