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High Paying Hot Jobs in Dubai

Updated on March 12, 2013

Jobs in Dubai

Among the 7 Emirates of UAE, Dubai is one of the most flourishing and modern. Now several parts of UAE are expecting a rise in GDP of about 1.9 – 2.8 % in the coming year. Dubai is one such area which is visited by people from all over the world and thus tourism industry is the most revenue generating sector here. Apart from this, the oil and petroleum industry and finance sector are some of the popular areas that are making the country rich. Another segment that is now most popular is the construction business as so many malls and complexes are coming up in Dubai.

Dubai Skyline with Burj Khaleefa standing tall
Dubai Skyline with Burj Khaleefa standing tall


High Paying Jobs in Dubai

Some of the best jobs in Dubai that can be highly paying are mentioned below.

Jobs in the Medical Field:

People from medical fields can have good opportunity here. Various medical professionals like doctors, nurses, dentists, pharmacists and many other are in high demand in Dubai. The most highly paid medical field is nursing. With so many big hospitals that are expanding their chains in Dubai, people are now having lots of career options open to different sectors of medical and health care and they can have good salary structure. A large number of national and international hospitals are also coming up in Dubai. Nursing is one of those careers that can have multiple benefits in Dubai.

One of the big reasons of choosing nursing as a career is that most of the big hospitals are always running short of nurses so this is one segment that has less chances of getting saturated. The other benefit that nurses have is that their salaries are tax free which lead to an extra saving. One fact about the jobs in nursing is that they will be on contract basis, so it is advisable to always read the terms and conditions carefully before signing the it. Nurses can look for jobs in government as well as with the private practitioners and organizations. They can apply for jobs in general nursing, emergency care, surgery, pediatrics and geriatrics. Intensive care units require highly skilled nurses. In Dubai many leading as well as elder people hire nurses on private basis and these jobs are always highly paid ones.

Jobs in Tourism

The other most revenue generating and highly paid sector in Dubai is the tourism sector. Dubai is famous for its hospitality services and this is the main reason that most of the people are attracted to visit this country. Dubai is coming up with many big hotels and most of these hotels are five star hotels which attract tourists. People who are having some background in the hospitality industry can find the best deals in this country. As Dubai hotels are known to provide world class commodities to their visitors so they hire the best professionals for their hotels. One can look for opportunities of being a chef, receptionist, or accountant. Most of these hotels have hired their private lawyers that will be dealing with all the legal aspects. So there is a variety of career choice that Dubai hotels are offering.

Jobs in the Oil and Petroleum Industry

Apart from these, highly paying job options are available in the oil and petroleum industry. This industry always needs such people who are not much skilled or educated and these can find good jobs in these industries. People who are highly skilled and belong to oil and petroleum backgrounds are also offered good job profiles in varied management positions like the supervisors, contractors, researchers and many more. People who already have experience in this industry are better off as they are always offered a good package.

Jobs in the Financial Sector

Financial sector is another segment where people are paid really well for their skills. People from finance backgrounds can find the best jobs in Dubai banks. Most of the multinational banks are coming up with their branches in various parts of UAE and Dubai is one among those. Apart from banks people can find jobs in hotel industry too as they hire their private financers and accountants to deal with the various financial aspects of the country. Financers can also find jobs in hospitals and small scale organizations. People who are technically skilled do find the best jobs at all positions in Dubai

Jobs in the Aviation Industry

There is another area that offers good deals and that is the aviation industry. Pilots, airhostess, cabin crew and many more job options are available with this industry. Even the ground staff like the ticketing staff has some good options that people from these fields can look for. This industry is keen to hire people for their international flights who have a god convincing and communication skill so as to widen the customer base.


Dubai is a big hub for many jobs and professionals. Its one of those countries that has multiple job options for all kinds of professionals. One can find the best jobs online and can even look for the jobs with the various placement consultancies.


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      5 years ago

      I need job in dubai with good salory

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      suraj lamichhane 

      6 years ago

      i am suraj.i have completed B.E in Electronic And Instrumentation Engineering from Anna University chennai India.i have 1 year of work experience in hydropower project.i am a nepali citizen and watnt eagirly to work in dubai. currently i am living in india.i am 2013 passout.please contact mobile number is 8148744970

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      6 years ago

      I am completed diploma in Mech: Engineering on 1995.Now working in a MNC company(ESSEL PROPACK LTD ) as a mechanical maintanance Supervisor past from 8 years .Earlier i was worked as mantanance technician for the 11 years Total i have 19 years experience in maintanance field..I am looking forward the job in foreign countries for my better carrier.For more detailes please find my detailed RESUME. So please give me a chance to work in your esteemed.

      Thanks & Regards.




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      mujeeb ur man khan 

      6 years ago

      hi my name is mujeeb ur man khan from s.waziristan looking for job in Dubai.

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      7 years ago

      hi my name is alliaja am looking for a job as a guard my contact number is address is

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      7 years ago

      Very informative i would also really like to work in dubai i"ve been in the sales industry for 9 years and i believe i have the required experience here is my email address

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      7 years ago

      Hello all,

      I would really like to work in Dubai. I have an MBA in General Management from Henley Management College

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      9 years ago

      Hello am an IT/HR admin currently in Iraq but from Kenya .Looking for work urgently expected salary range between 4500-100 00 USD/=.mail is

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      9 years ago

      Hi, I have MBA in Marketing from London and looking for job in the U.A.E.

      Currently working in a bank in Dubai, but looking for a good change.

      Excellent in Business Process Mapping, Visio and good knowledge of Audit, H.R. and Marketing.



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      9 years ago

      Dear Sir / Madam,


      Attached please find my resume for your


      I am an MBA in Operations Management with overall 8 Yrs experience in MIS,

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      9 years ago

      I am an Indian and 10 years exp in marketing and advertising

      and I want a Job in Dubai, please help me out...

      Name : Praveen Rannaot


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      dr ivonne 

      9 years ago

      i am a female doctor pls i will like to work in contact +2348135058557 or +2348077601377

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      aneesul Haque 

      9 years ago

      I need job in Admin in University, or Govt. Dept. of Middle East.

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      9 years ago

      How does a US Citizen go about getting a job in Dubai?

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      9 years ago

      Very useful article.

      I like to know from where i can find out high profile financial jobs in Dubai.IF you have any idea please help me

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      9 years ago

      hi.i need a job in dubai.can anyone get a job for me is my

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      wasswa h 

      9 years ago

      i really need a job in is my contact address,+256775961706

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      9 years ago

      dubai is a good place and the beautiful place.. i like it.. jilbab fashion trendy and elegant

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      10 years ago from Canada

      Dubai is a good place to earn money in a short period of time as long as you don't mind having a minority status.

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      10 years ago from At the Gemba

      Just be very careful how you behave though, what many of us westerners consider normal behaviour can be against the law.. If you are told to stop.. just stop and get away from the area as quickly as you can, don't argue and don't hang around..

      Otherwise the middle east is a great place to work and earn very good, tax free money..

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      H P Roychoudhury 

      10 years ago from Guwahati, India

      Thanks for the beautiful hub filled with information and availability of jobs.

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      10 years ago from Georgia, USA

      Very well done Sun Seven.. I have traveled through Dubai many times in the last five years and what you say does ring true.. Good Job!


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