As politicians debate legalizing marijuana, keep in mind that proposals involve more than treatment for health conditions and improvements to America’s dated drug laws. It’s also an economic issue.
You can already see the impact on job growth and tax revenue in states that have legal cannabis industries. In fact, jobs that never existed (like medical marijuana delivery person) now provide an income for people in dozens of states.
But there is plenty of room for advancement, too. If you scan available jobs on employment sites, you’ll see plenty of positions paying six figures in the cannabis industry once you have experience. Here are 10 of the best-paying jobs you can find in marijuana.