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The Best and Worst Paying Jobs

The Best and Worst Paying Jobs
Posted May 16th, 2014 @ 5:00am by Chilli Amar


"Forbes" just put out a list of the best and worst paying jobs in America.  And hey, if you want to make more money, it's easy!  Just get into medical school, graduate at the top of your class, spend years in residency, then CASH IN.

The best paying job in the U.S. is anesthesiologist, with an average salary of $235,070-a-year.  Here are the rest...

1. Anesthesiologist

2. Surgeon

3. Oral surgeon


5. Orthodontist

6. Internist

7. Other miscellaneous physicians

8. General practitioner

9. Psychiatrist

10. CEO 

All 10 jobs average at least $175,000-a-year.

The worst paying job is fast food cook, at $18,870-a-year.  That averages out to about $9-an-hour.

The 10 worst paying jobs are fast food cook, general fast food worker, shampooer, dishwasher, food service cashier, restaurant hostess, busboy, farm worker, amusement park worker, and movie usher.  All 10 make less than $10-an-hour. 


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