7. Lab Assistant
If you’re a scientist at heart, this job will interest you. Laboratory assistants help the lab manager to conduct all sorts of research and experiments. Routine tasks like calculations, research, running tests, lab safety checks and many more, are part of the things assistants do. Depending on your studies and experience, biological, physical and chemical labs require assistants since they often work in teams. This position offers the chance of being part of scientific breakthroughs and, of course, the opportunity to have a balanced life that does not demand you to spend all your time at work. The estimated salary is $27,550 and it has 779 job openings.