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Salary Range Potential

Skills & Abilities Needed

Sectors Hiring

$50,000 – $100,000







Energy Utilities

Commercial Industry 

Manufacturing Industry

Petroleum Industry


MDCC Electrical Linemen

Mississippi Delta Community College, with their Electrical Lineman program, trains students in 16 weeks for a career that can start at 16 dollars an hour! The necessity of bringing power to homes and businesses ensures a competitive income for workers that can climb as high as 35 or even 40 dollars an hour.

MGCCC Instrumentation & Control

“Instrumentation and Controls is the measurement and control of processes within a facility,” explains John Poelma, chair of the Career- Technical Department at Mississippi Gulf Coast Community College, Jackson County Campus. A two year degree in this field can lead to a six figure income within 5 years. 

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Instrumentation & Controls

Utility Linemen

Process Operations Technology