10. Songwriter (Overall score – 78)
Songwriting is a lucrative career that earns $43,000 a year. The best in this league are being paid millions to write songs! If you love music and writing, this is the job for you. You don’t even need a music degree or know a musical instrument to be one. Most musicians just know how to play by ear. If you have a knack for poetry, since most lyrics rhyme, this job will be a piece of cake for you. With the right inspiration, you can create a huge hit and let the royalties provide for your every whim.