Do you think this mid career switch will really help you alot in the future? I think you really have to ask yourself whats the purpose of changing it before you made up your mind and of cuz do consider about the financial perspective as well.
Bachelor of Arts in Sociology at Singapore University of Social Sciences
That depends on how much you are earning at the moment...
If the paycut affects your lifestyle and if it will not have room for growth in the future, then my advice is to not to do it. However, if you truly enjoy what you will be doing then no amount of money should prevent you from switching.