Difference between Job and Career


A job is a regular and official activity that you do, and receive money for your activity, which is called salary. It is also called a profession or an occupation. You can have a full-time job (40 hours/week) or a part-time job (around 25 hours /week).

Difference between Job and Career


A Career is a group of jobs in the same professional field done over a long period of time. Career simply means that each of your jobs, experiences, and training programs is helping you advance in pay or responsibility.

Job vs Career:

1. job is an activity or task performed by an individual to earn livelihood1. career can be defined as a journey of a work life of an individual
2. Job is Short term2. Career is Long term
3. It requires Education and other skills3. It also requires Education and Training in the specific field
4. It focuses on regular income and job's responsibilities.4. It focuses on learning education, extra-curricular skills.
5. It takes no risk for a job5. It takes more risk for a career.
6. In a job, you'll work for a fixed time.6. In a career, you can study for any time.