12 April 2012

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Top 10 Best Jobs Top Ten Worst Jobs for Year 2012 as per US-based consultancy Career Cast

Top 10 Best Jobs Top Ten Worst Jobs for Year 2012 as per US-based consultancy Career Cast

US-based consultancy Career Cast has published the Top Ten Best Jobs and Top Ten Worst Jobs.

The annual study has ranked a total of 200 jobs from best to worst on the basis of five core criteria such as physical demands, work environment, income, stress and hiring outlook.

It covered the jobs in the US and is based on data from the US Bureau of Labor Statistics and other government agencies.

Following are the Top Ten Best Jobs

1. Software Engineer - Income: $88,142.00

2. Actuary - Income: $88,202.00

3. Human Resources Manager - Income: $99,102.00

4. Dental Hygienist – Income:$68,109.00

5. Financial Planner - Income: $104,161.00

6. Audiologist - Income: $67,137.00

7. Occupation Therapist - Income: $72,110.00

8. Online Advertising Manager - Income: $87,255.00

9. Computer Systems Analyst - Income: $78,148.00

10. Mathematician - Income: $99,191.00

Following are the Worst Ten Jobs

1. Lumberjack – Cuts tree - Income: $32,114.00

2. Daily Farmer – milk production raising cattle - Income: $33,119.00

3. Enlisted Military Soldier - Income: $36,261.00

4. Oil Rig Worker - Income: $32,132.00

5. Reporter [ Newspaper ] - Income: $35,275.00

6. Waiter or Waitress - Income: $18,088.00

7. Meter Reader – records volume of consumption by customers - Income: $35,171.00

8. Dishwasher – cleans the plates - Income: $18,044.00

9. Butcher – Prepares meat for sale - Income: $29,156.00

10. Broadcaster – Prepares and Delivers news - Income: $27,324.00

Reality views by sm –

Thursday, April 12, 2012

Tags - Best Jobs Worst Jobs USA


R April 12, 2012  

Software Engineer wins!

anney April 12, 2012  

I didn't know that broadcaster is included in the top 10 worst job! I admire some broadcasters!

रविकर April 12, 2012  

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Destination Infinity April 12, 2012  

I thought military personnel were paid better. Maybe they were included because of their risky jobs? I somehow think that a software engineer is overly rated.

Destination Infinity

Jyoti Mishra April 12, 2012  

s/w engg rocks here too :P

Rakesh Kumar April 12, 2012  

Nice information SM.
Would you please let me know
what is the position of bio-technicians
and bio informaticians.

Trolske April 13, 2012  

I think I have made the wrong choice for my studies....

Jim April 13, 2012  

I always know software engineering is in the top, great field!

sm,  April 13, 2012  

@Rakesh Kumar

they have rated 200 jobs here i have mentioned only 20.
I do not know bio tech and bio informaticians are mentioned are not.
i will try to get that info and if find let you know.

Usha April 13, 2012  

sm, I am surprised to know that software engineer job is rated as NO.1. It is true based on money they get paid but after recession many software jobs are highly stressful..one can rarely complain...they work several hours without over time..it was stopped after 2001 job fall..and hiring is not easy..one need to be very competitive.
I wonder why they missed pharmacists and nursing job?

Omnislash April 13, 2012  

It's sad that a soldier is one of the worst jobs.. They risk their lives and only get paid so little.

cookingvarieties April 13, 2012  

hi sm, that rating is not applicable to our country. definitely a journalist earn much more than a meter reader.
a journalist i s a university graduate. a meter reader is a school dropout. ha ha
have a nice day