Report: 10 Least Stressful Jobs In America

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News Release: Business Insider

No career is absolutely stress-free, but some jobs are certainly less stressful than others. Most of the time, the least stressful jobs are indoors and in a controlled environment that allows employees to focus on their responsibilities.

Job site CareerCast published a list of the least stressful jobs based on measurements of 11 specific factors across 200 occupations. The factors it considered are whether the job requires travel (the more travel, the higher the stress), growth potential (dead-end jobs tend to create more stress), strict deadlines, working in the public eye, competitiveness within the organization, physical demands, environmental conditions, putting your life at risk, hazards encountered, meeting the public, and having someone else's life in your hands.

Hare the least stressful jobs:

1. Audiologist
Median salary: $69,720

2. Hair stylist
Median salary: $22,700

3. Jeweler
Median salary:$35,350

4. University professor
Median salary: $64,290

5. Seamstress/Tailor
Median salary: $26,280

6. Dietitian
Median salary:$55,240

7. Medical records technician
Median salary: $34,160

8. Librarian
Median salary: $55,370

9. Multimedia artist
Median salary: $61,370

10. Drill press operator
Median salary: $35,580


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