The bad news is that health experts now warn that sitting too much can kill you. The good news is that not every well-paying career requires workers to be in a chair all day. You can make a lot while also getting to move a lot.
Using data from CareerBuilder and the Bureau of Labor Statistics, CNBC has compiled a list of ten non-desk jobs that pay more than $25 dollars per hour, or $52,000 per year.
10. Mechanical engineering technicians
These technicians modify or test equipment for engineers or physical scientists. They spend a lot of time on different locations, and they make an average of $56,390, or $25.92 per hour.