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Hmmm, I feel bad for having a job that has NOTHING to do with computers when almost everyone else's does!!

I'm a police officer, Phoenix PD. I like to keep my hobbies separate from what I do for a living!!
    
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out-of-work copper / fiber networking / cabling / voice & data proj. mgr...from pulling, to installing & configuration, for mom-and-pop / upscale residential, all the way up to multinational.

crappy (virtually no job security) field overall, i wouldnt advise it.

i mean..its a lot of fun, if u like to be BOTH physical AND technologically-able, (which i do) -but its all contract-work, with lots of travel.

(translation: much out-of-pocket expense, and dry spells to contend with)

/meh
    
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I'm a senior programmer. I have done anything from coding in DBMS interfaces, to Visual Studio, to Eclipse, HoTMetaL (in the 1990s), vi, Delphi, etc., in languages from COBOL74 all the way through VS 2008 and Embarcadero.

I also do PC hardware, ethernet and wireless networking, device configs (printers, etc), and A/V systems.

Is it fun? When I'm not doing it for a boss.
Does it pay for my hobbies? Kinda.

I.T. has changed in the past 25 years, and now techs are not considered an asset anymore at most jobs...but just another cog in the wheel. Where your tech savvy used to be valued and admired, it's now just seen as something management can go out and replace within 48 hours.

If I was gonna choose a career now, I'd either go with attorney or veterinarian.
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Business Analyst & a Graduate Student
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High School =']
   
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Computer Technician. Build computers / Repair computers / fix network issues / everything....
    
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I wouldn't call it a job really ,but I merchant on craigslist and it has brought my some great success and all it takes is a little patience some cash and a good information of prices. So far made roughly $3-4k off it alone in a matter of few months. Also I am a first-year college student.
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fixing computer.
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4 Star General for the NWO.
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