Urban Planner

Career: Urban Planner

Urban Planners ensure that our cities are designed in ways that are best for the people who live there, now and in the future. They create plans for the location of new buildings, roads and parks to make the best use of space and resources. This career requires a Bachelor's Degree and Postgraduate work. To prepare for this career you might collect information and represent it graphically, design an imaginary city based on the needs of the people who will live there, or use your math and problem-solving skills to identify and solve real-world problems. Potential salary: $67,000/year.