The Sims 4 Career Guide: Astronaut


Have you ever thought about the astronaut career in The Sims 4 base game? Then you’re in luck because you don’t really need a particular degree for that in the game, but just some motivation, luck, and some traits/skills to help you along the way.

In this guide, you will learn all you need to know about this career path and various branches it has! Read more below:

Succeeding In This Career

Of course, it’s no surprise that it won’t be easy, but there’s nothing impossible in The Sims 4 (even being an astronaut is possible here)! If you succeed, you will receive a lot of amazing items. They will be useful for the rocket science skills, fitness, and many more aspects.

Also, you can get a space ship! Yes! Don’t forget to work on your space ship to succeed in later missions of this career path. It might take more time if you only rely on your skills and not practice. Get ready for that space mission!

Useful Traits For The Astronaut’s Job

It’s no surprise that this is one of the hardest career choices your Sim can make. Being as astronaut is not an easy task! That’s why having the right traits or the right skills is a crucial part of the job. Here’s what can help you along the way:

  • Active Trait – If you choose this, it will help with getting Energized. That can be the ideal mood once you are in the higher ranks of this career.
  • Athletic Aspiration – If you do this, you will be able to drink the Energy Juice. Click your Sim and get Energized whenever needed for work.

These are some of the best traits once you’re in the astronaut’s career in The Sims 4!

Get The Right Astronaut Skills

When it comes to mastering your career, there are always some challenges. If you choose to become an astronaut, you will have to work a lot on your fitness and rocket science!

Of course, when you have the additional time, don’t forget to stay ahead of other useful aspects such as logic. This will definitely help you get promoted so much faster! Get your books out and start studying to reach higher skill levels!

Astronaut Career Branches in The Sims 4

Before we got too much into the details, you have two branches to choose from: Interstellar Smuggler or Space Ranger.

If you will choose either of the branches, you will have to work a lot on your levels of the Energized trait! The pay is quite similar for both branches, so it really depends on what you’ll want. For instance, level 10 pays 413 Simoleons per hour for the Interstellar Smuggler position and 422 Simoleons per hour for the Space Ranger position.

Now you’re ready to be in charge of the space! Participate in various space missions, learn more about aliens, and enjoy your job!

If you’re still choosing between careers for your Sims, you can take a look at our career guide for The Sims 4!

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