The 10 best jobs for people who want to change the world

If you’re trying to make a difference in the world, you may want to pursue a job in education, healthcare, or public safety.

PayScale recently analysed thousands of job titles to identify the best gigs for do-gooders.

People in these roles were most likely to say that their jobs “make the world a better place,” and they typically earn more than the average US worker.

7. Chiropractor

Median pay: $US59,500

Number who said this job is meaningful: 94%

Education required: Doctoral or professional degree

Sources: PayScale, BLS.gov

2. Police chief

Median pay: $US63,100

Number who said this job is meaningful: 100%

Education required: High school diploma or equivalent; some agencies require a Bachelor's degree

Sources: PayScale, BLS.gov

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