The Ten Least Stressful Jobs of 2013
If you hate your job because it's too stressful, here's what you SHOULD be doing. The website CareerCast.com put out a list of the LEAST stressful jobs of 2013, along with how much each one pays. Here are the top ten:
#10.) Drill Press Operator. Meaning someone who works in a factory and drills holes in stuff. The median salary is $32,000 a year.
#9.) Librarian. Most of them like reading, and the job gives them plenty of time to do it. The median salary is around $55,000 a year.
#8.) Hair Stylist. But they don't make very much. The median salary is just $23,000.
#7.) Dietitian. Or in other words, a nutrition expert who helps people lose weight. Average salary: $53,000.
#6.) Audiologist. Which is someone who deals with and diagnoses hearing problems. The average salary is $67,000.
#5.) Medical Laboratory Technician. Meaning the people who do things like blood tests. There are over 300,000 of them in the U.S., and the median salary is $47,000.
#4.) Jeweler. But the median salary is only $35,000 a year.
#3.) Medical Records Technician. It's the person who keeps track of your medical info and makes sure it's up to date. Apparently it's not very stressful, because most of them don't deal with patients face-to-face. The median salary is $32,000 a year.
#2.) Seamstress or Tailor. But they only make around $26,000 a year.
#1.) University Professor. The median salary is around $62,000. I am sure that a lot of professors would disagree with this, but they do get the summers off!