Japanese Vocabulary 110 – Jobs

Shokugyō – jobs

bengoshi – lawyer
kaikeishi – accountant
haiyū / joyū – actor / actress


keikan – policeman
seijika – politician
nōmin – farmer
sakan – bricklayer
kenchikuka – architecht
uētā – waiter
kashu – singer
daiku – carpenter
yūbin haitatsunin – postman
tenin – shop assistant
shōbōshi – fireman
kokku/ryōrinin – cook
shikai – dentist
haisen kōjinin – elecrician
isha – doctor
kangofu (female)/kangoshi – nurse
sakka – writer
gishi/enjinya – engeneer
niwashi – gardener
byōshi – hairdresser
jānarisuto – journalist
ryōshi – fisherman
sensei – teacher
kyōju – professor
kagakusha – scientist
hisho – secretary
kaishain – office worker
gaka – painter
shashinka – photographer
mushokusha – unemployed