Best Jobs for Those Who Love Working After Dark


If you are someone who doesn’t mind burning the midnight oil and working while the world sleeps, there are many great night shift jobs out there that are in high demand.

Anyone willing to work unconventional hours can not only find a job fairly easily, but can make pretty good money as well.

Check out  33 of the Best Night Shift Jobs for Night Owls

Night shifts are critical in 24-hour industries. Work around the clock to keep our streets safe.

Emergency & Protective Services Roles

Police Officer Firefighter Paramedic or Emergency Medical Technician (EMT) 911 Dispatcher Corrections Officer Security Guard

When caring for the sick and elderly, these industries depend on providing care around the clock.

Healthcare & Caretaking Roles

Nursing & Personal Support Worker ER Doctor Medical Professional Veterinary Technician & Emergency Vet Caregiver Babysitting & Nannying

Every business that is open late at night or early in the morning requires customer service staff.

Customer Service & Hospitality

Customer Service Front Desk Clerk IT & Tech Support Restaurant & Fast Food Bartender Retail/Grocery Stocker Shipping & Receiving or Warehouse Worker

This is a great job for anyone who has a clean driving record and knows their way around town.

Transportation & Delivery Roles

Taxi & Rideshare Driver Truck Driver Pilot & Airline Staff Air Traffic Controller Airport, Train, Bus & Subway Station Staff

People generally wake up and look at their phones to get the latest local news and updates from around the world.

Media & Journalism Roles

Journalist or Reporter Broadcaster TV or Radio Host Freelance Writer or Artists Casino Dealer Performer

This is a prime opportunity to work for manufacturers and get paid the big bucks to work overnight.

Labor &  Trades Roles

Machinists Construction Emergency Maintenance Custodians Mail Sorter

Many federal government jobs require around-the-clock staffing.

Federal Employee Roles

Park Ranger Security Guard Cybersecurity  Infrastructure Management & Monitoring Foreign Affairs

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