Jobs For Foreigners in Thailand
| Thailand has an excellent record on employment rate with under 2% of the population unemployed. There are many great job opportunities for foreigners in Thailand.
Thailand has great demands for teachers. The majority of working foreigners are teaching English in Thailand. Minimum requirement for teaching English is a bachelors’ degree in Linguistics or English. Although you may still be able to get a teaching position without a degree, the pay is usually not very good. In fact, most teaching position in Thailand is not usually well paid, even if you are a native speaker with exceptional teaching record.
Computer And IT Jobs:
Programmers, Web designers, and IT professional are in demand in Thailand. Especially, if you have some experience in the field, it is probably not to hard to get a job in this industry.
Foreigners are not permitted to get a Civil Engineering position, but there are a fair number of available positions for specialized engineers in Thailand.
Many four star hotels are looking to hire foreign cooks with a very high salary by Thai standards.
Music and Entertainment Jobs:
Music and Entertainment industries are tough to break into in any country, including Thailand. Although there are a fair number of musicians and English speaking DJs in Thailand, the available positions are not very high.
Foreigners are not permitted to work as laborers, cultural Thai handicrafts, and agricultural fields.