France’s Most Lucrative Careers

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Written By Adrian Cruce






If you think about moving to France or you currently live in the country and are interested in the best possible career opportunities, you came to the right place. No matter the career level you have, the most important thing at the end of the day is to know what industries or sectors are currently offering a really great outlook.

Research, Science And Development


People that know English or both English and French are in high demand in these particular sectors. The high demand appears in engineering, electronics and informatics. Obviously, the high demand is found in small companies. However, you also have great options in international or really large companies. Demand is constantly increasing. What is interesting to notice is that proper mastering of English is preferred because much of the literature and research done in these particular fields are done in English.

Farming And Wine Growing

Wine Growing

Both industries are, were and will most likely always be welcoming for those that are not afraid to get their hands a little dirty. While there are jobs in these sectors that are not physically demanding, most openings will be.

It needs to be said that the wage is not that high. However, it is a great option if you are just starting out and you need some sort of job. It is something that can help you to get started. If you really love it, you will be able to continue, of course.


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In the hospitality sector, you can easily consider the hotel and restaurant or café industries. Many job openings appear every single year. Together with the growth of tourism, all this grows and so many jobs are available even now.

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The only problem with these sectors is that most of the available jobs will be seasonal. That is why it is recommended to seriously consider this when you want temporary work. Just as with the other sectors mentioned, you can make more steps and reach stable positions. The only problem in this case is that you need a higher French level than with other opportunities. You need to be able to talk to both locals and tourists in the industry.