60 Jobs in German

Do you want to know what your job is called in German? Below we have put together a list of job names in German for you. For even more vocabularies, take a look at our learning resources for German at the end of the page.

White-Collar Jobs in German

doctor in German(der) Arzt (die Ärzte)
architect in German(der) Architekt (die Architekten)
manager in German(der) Manager (die Manager)
secretary in German(die) Sekretärin (die Sekretärinnen)
chairman in German(der) Vorstandsvorsitzende (die Vorstandsvorsitzenden)
judge in German(der) Richter (die Richter)
lawyer in German(der) Anwalt (die Anwälte)
accountant in German(der) Buchhalter (die Buchhalter)
teacher in German(der) Lehrer (die Lehrer)
professor in German(der) Professor (die Professoren)
programmer in German(der) Programmierer (die Programmierer)
politician in German(der) Politiker (die Politiker)
dentist in German(der) Zahnarzt (die Zahnärzte)
prime minister in German(der) Ministerpräsident (die Ministerpräsidenten)
president in German(der) Staatspräsident (die Staatspräsidenten)
assistant in German(der) Assistent (die Assistenten)
prosecutor in German(der) Staatsanwalt (die Staatsanwälte)
intern in German(der) Praktikant (die Praktikanten)
librarian in German(der) Bibliothekar (die Bibliothekare)
consultant in German(der) Berater (die Berater)

Blue-Collar Jobs in German

farmer in German(der) Bauer (die Bauern)
lorry driver in German(der) Lastwagenfahrer (die Lastwagenfahrer)
train driver in German(der) Lokomotivführer (die Lokomotivführer)
butcher in German(der) Metzger (die Metzger)
construction worker in German(der) Bauarbeiter (die Bauarbeiter)
carpenter in German(der) Tischler (die Tischler)
electrician in German(der) Elektriker (die Elektriker)
plumber in German(der) Klempner (die Klempner)
mechanic in German(der) Mechaniker (die Mechaniker)
cleaner in German(die) Reinigungskraft (die Reinigungskräfte)
gardener in German(der) Gärtner (die Gärtner)
fisherman in German(der) Fischer (die Fischer)

Other Jobs in German

policeman in German(der) Polizist (die Polizisten)
firefighter in German(der) Feuerwehrmann (die Feuerwehrmänner)
nurse in German(die) Krankenschwester (die Krankenschwestern)
pilot in German(der) Pilot (die Piloten)
stewardess in German(die) Stewardess (die Stewardessen)
midwife in German(die) Hebamme (die Hebammen)
cook in German(der) Koch (die Köche)
waiter in German(der) Kellner (die Kellner)
tailor in German(der) Schneider (die Schneider)
cashier in German(der) Kassierer (die Kassierer)
receptionist in German(der) Empfangsmitarbeiter (die Empfangsmitarbeiter)
optician in German(der) Optiker (die Optiker)
soldier in German(der) Soldat (die Soldaten)
bus driver in German(der) Busfahrer (die Busfahrer)
bodyguard in German(der) Bodyguard (die Bodyguards)
priest in German(der) Priester (die Priester)
photographer in German(der) Fotograf (die Fotografen)
referee in German(der) Schiedsrichter (die Schiedsrichter)
reporter in German(der) Reporter (die Reporter)
actor in German(der) Schauspieler (die Schauspieler)
dancer in German(der) Tänzer (die Tänzer)
author in German(der) Autor (die Autoren)
nun in German(die) Nonne (die Nonnen)
monk in German(der) Mönch (die Mönche)
coach in German(der) Trainer (die Trainer)
singer in German(der) Sänger (die Sänger)
artist in German(der) Künstler (die Künstler)
designer in German(der) Designer (die Designer)

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