Choosing a career in healthcare isn’t as cut and dry as some people make it seem. It is a diverse field with several diverse areas filled with plenty of opportunities. In healthcare your job is to help people to feel better, and what’s better than getting paid to make a difference?

Compiled for you here is a list of the top health care jobs in North America. “Top” indicating that these professions have solid job growth, and of course offer a respectable median wage. As the baby boomer generation ages, many are retiring this creating an increased necessity for health care workers. If you are wondering what careers are available in healthcare take a look below.