People sit on Brighton beach in Sussex, southern England, on July 17, 2014. Britons were sent scampering for shade as the temperature soared to 29.1C (84.4F), the highest level of the year so far. AFP PHOTO/BEN STANSALL        (Photo credit should read BEN STANSALL/AFP/Getty Images)
BEN STANSALL People sit on Brighton beach in Sussex, southern England, on July 17, 2014. Britons were sent scampering for shade as the temperature soared to 29.1C (84.4F), the highest level of the year so far. AFP PHOTO/BEN STANSALL (Photo credit should read BEN STANSALL/AFP/Getty Images)

The average American worker gets just over 2 weeks of paid vacation annually. Industries are rewarding their employees with vacation and salary; industries such as civil engineers. Designing large construction projects and systems, civil engineers provide support for infrastructure. Civil engineers earn a little over $79,000 a year and get approximately 3.2 weeks of paid vacation. So, if you’re looking for a way to get more of that summer sun in, perhaps a job in civil engineering is worthy of consideration. Read More