10 Best Sims 4 Highest Paying Jobs Guide

We will go over the 13 highest paying jobs that you can get in The Sims 4 and also briefly discuss how and why they are better paying.

The Sims 4 gives you the freedom to work across several careers. The possibilities are endless, from gardening and business to astronauts and secret agents. However, some careers pay more than others, making pursuing certain career aspirations more attractive.

In this guide, we’ll be looking at the top 10 highest paying job options in The Sims 4. The guide below includes jobs from all expansions of the Sims 4 and ranks them based on their weekly pay. Furthermore, the list below does not consider part-time work

10. Social Media (Public Relations)

Weekly Pay: §12,684

Daily Pay: §3,171

Kicking off our list of the top ten highest-paying jobs in The Sims 4 is The Public Relations Branch of the Social Media Career. For this career, you’ll work 7 hours across 4 days.

You’ll start the Social Media Career as a Media Intern and get the option to join the PR branch once you reach level 4. Following this, you’ll be able to level up another six times to reach to become a Spin Doctor.

For this career and job path, you’ll need to accumulate several thousand followers and max out your Charisma and Writing skills.

9. Secret Agent (Diamond Agent)

Sims 4 Highest Paying Job

Weekly Pay: §12,780

Daily Pay: §4,260

Next up on our list is the Diamond Agent path of the Secret Agent Career. This job pays §12,780 weekly or §4,260 daily, and you can expect to work fifteen hours across three days.

You’ll have the option to select this career once you hit level 8 of the Secret Agent Career. After this, you can be promoted a total of two times to reach level 10, which makes you a Double Diamond Agent.

The main skills you should focus on for this job are Logic, Charisma, and Intelligence. You’ll also need to partake in romantic encounters now and then.

8. Secret Agent (Villain)

Weekly Pay: §12,875

Daily Pay: §2,575

The Villain path is part of the same Secret Agent job as the previous entry. While the weekly pay is slightly higher, you’ll make less daily and work fewer hours but across more days.

Like with the Diamond Agent career, you’ll have the option to branch off into the Villain path once you hit level 8 of the Secret Agent Career. After this, you can get promoted a total of two times to reach level 10, which makes you a Triple Agent.

For this career path, focus on upgrading your Mischief and Logic Skills. You’ll also have to participate in Mischievous encounters with other Sims.

7. Business (Investor)

Sims 4 Highest Paying Job

Weekly Pay: §12,992

Daily Pay: §3,248

The Business Investor career pays §12,992 weekly and §3,248 daily. You’ll have to work for a total of eight hours across four days.

At the start of the business career, you’ll have to work as a technician until you reach level 7 where you’ll have the option to branch off into the Investor branch. Here, you can get promoted three times to become an Angel Investor.

As with all business-related careers in The Sims 4, you’ll have to level up your Charisma and Logic, additionally, you’ll also need to spend a significant amount of time researching stocks.

6. Style Influencer (Trend Setter)

Weekly Pay: §13,530

Daily Pay: §2,706

The sixth highest-paying career in Sims 4 is the Trend Setter branch of the Style Influencer career, which pays §13,530 weekly. To acquire this amount of money, you’ll have to work six hours across five days.

Starting as a Rag Reviewer, you must reach level 6 before branching off into the Trend Setter career. This career has four additional levels; at level 10, you’ll become an Icon O’Class.

Focus on your Writing, Painting, Photography, and Charisma stats for this career path.

5. Gardener (Botanist)

Sims 4 Highest Paying Job

Weekly Pay: §14,700

Daily Pay: §2,940

Moving into the top five, we have the Botanist branch of the Gardener career. This path pays §14,700 weekly, and §2,940 daily and requires you to work for seven hours over five days.

You’ll be breaking into this career as a Dirt Digger. At level 5, you’ll have the option to branch off into the Botanist career, where you can level up another 5 levels to become a PhD of Pollen.

As the name suggests, you’ll need to level up your Gardening Skills along with Logic to progress in this career path. Additionally, you’ll have to harvest items from time to time.

4. Astronaut (Interstellar Smuggler)

Sims 4 Highest Paying Job

Weekly Pay: §14,868

Daily Pay: §3,717

The Astronaut career, specifically the Interstellar Smuggler, can bring in §14,868 weekly with a daily pay of §3,717. This job requires you to work nine hours across four days.

You’ll get the option to branch off into the Interstellar Smuggler branch once you hit the Astronaut Career’s level 8. You’ll get the option to get promoted two additional times before you hit the maximum career growth for this career.

To quickly advance through this career’s ranks, Level up your Rocket Science and Fitness skills and complete space missions.

3. Style Influencer (Stylist)

Weekly Pay: §15,000

Daily Pay: §3,000

The Stylist Career is the third highest paying job in the Sims 4, and you can expect to make §15,000 weekly or §3,000 monthly when working this career. Regarding the working hours and days, you have to work six hours over five days.

When you hit level 6 of the Style Influencer Career, you can branch off into the Stylist path. Following this, you can level up another four times to become a Personal Re-Imager.

Like with the Trend Setter career, you’ll need to level up your Charisma, Painting, and Photography to move through the ranks.

2. Military

Weekly Pay: §16,880

Daily Pay: §3,376

Both branches of the military career are the second highest-paying jobs in The Sims 4. The Covert Operator and Officer branches pay §16,880 weekly or §3,376 daily. The working hours between both branches also remain the same: 8 hours a day over 5 days.

You’ll get the option to branch off into either career once you hit level 6 of the military career. Since their pay and working hours are similar, you can pick whatever suits you. For both career paths, level up your Logic and Fitness.

1. Actor/Actress

Sims 4 Highest Paying Job

Weekly Pay: §19,600

Daily Pay: §9,800

The highest paying job in the Sims 4 is, unsurprisingly, acting. If you choose to go down the Acting career, you can bring in §19,600 weekly or §9,800 daily, and the best part is that you only have to work 1 hour over just two days.

There aren’t any branches in the acting career, and you only need to hit level 10 to reap the full benefits of this career.

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