Jobs Rated Report 2015: Ranking 200 Jobs

Jobs Rated Report 2015: Ranking 200 Jobs

Medical Secretary
61
Overall Rating:
61/200
330
Median Salary:$32,109

Performs secretarial duties using specific knowledge of medical terminology and hospital, clinic, or laboratory procedures.

Work Environment
Very Good
18/200
44.50
Stress
Low
45/200
15.090
Projected Growth
Fair
103/200
10.09
Chemist
62
Overall Rating:
62/200
333
Median Salary:$72,200

Develops substances through research of properties and composition; assists industry and individuals by study of chemical structures of products.

Work Environment
Fair
83/200
51.40
Stress
Low
63/200
17.000
Projected Growth
Poor
127/200
7.00
Management Consultant
63
Overall Rating:
63/200
335
Median Salary:$80,224

Researches and analyzes information in order to make recommendations to managers. Their tasks may vary from client to client.

Work Environment
Fair
108/200
54.70
Stress
High
148/200
28.240
Projected Growth
Very Good
36/200
19.23
Physiologist
64
Overall Rating:
64/200
339
Median Salary:$46,125

Assesses, plans, or implements fitness programs that include exercise or physical activities such as those designed to improve cardiorespiratory function, body composition, muscular strength, muscular endurance, or flexibility.

Work Environment
Very Good
21/200
45.00
Stress
Low
53/200
16.250
Projected Growth
Poor
142/200
5.25
Industrial Engineer
65
Overall Rating:
65/200
341
Median Salary:$80,133

Maintains, inspects, and repairs industrial machinery.

Work Environment
Good
54/200
48.00
Stress
Medium
90/200
20.330
Projected Growth
Poor
152/200
3.33
Dental Laboratory Technician
66
Overall Rating:
66/200
345
Median Salary:$36,177

Makes and repairs dentures, crowns, and orthodontic devices.

Work Environment
Good
46/200
47.30
Stress
Very Low
12/200
11.770
Projected Growth
Poor
135/200
5.77
Typist/Word Processor
67
Overall Rating:
67/200
346
Median Salary:$36,108
Use word processor, computer or typewriter to type letters, reports, forms, or other material from rough draft, corrected copy, or voice recording.
Work Environment
Very Good
12/200
43.80
Stress
Very Low
25/200
13.080
Projected Growth
Poor
155/200
3.08
Stenographer/Court Reporter
68
Overall Rating:
68/200
347
Median Salary:$49,258

Transcribes testimony, judicial decisions, and other proceedings of a court of law.

Work Environment
Good
57/200
48.20
Stress
Low
75/200
18.580
Projected Growth
Fair
109/200
9.58
Respiratory Therapist
69
Overall Rating:
69/200
348
Median Salary:$56,088

Treats and rehabilitates patients suffering from cardiopulmonary (heart and lung) ailments which interfere with normal breathing.

Work Environment
Poor
131/200
59.70
Stress
Medium
85/200
19.880
Projected Growth
Very Good
39/200
18.88
Social Worker
70
Overall Rating:
70/200
349
Median Salary:$57,156

Assists individuals, families, and groups in need of counseling and special social services.

Work Environment
Fair
88/200
52.00
Stress
High
125/200
24.560
Projected Growth
Good
48/200
17.56
Mechanical Engineer
70
Overall Rating:
70/200
349
Median Salary:$82,132

Develops mechanical products and coordinates the operation and repair of power-using and power-producing machinery.

Work Environment
Good
65/200
49.30
Stress
Medium
102/200
22.320
Projected Growth
Poor
141/200
5.32
Anthropologist
72
Overall Rating:
72/200
353
Median Salary:$58,174

Studies the social customs, language, and physical attributes of people throughout the world.

Work Environment
Fair
84/200
51.50
Stress
High
140/200
26.740
Projected Growth
Good
46/200
17.74
Archeologist
73
Overall Rating:
72/200
353
Median Salary:$58,174

Studies the origin, development, and behavior of human beings, past and present.

Work Environment
Fair
84/200
51.50
Stress
High
140/200
26.740
Projected Growth
Good
46/200
17.74
Jeweler
74
Overall Rating:
74/200
356
Median Salary:$36,210

Manufactures and repairs rings, bracelets, pins, and necklaces using precious or semi-precious metals and stones.

Work Environment
Very Good
9/200
43.70
Stress
Very Low
5/200
8.100
Projected Growth
Very Poor
193/200
-12.90
Judge
75
Overall Rating:
74/200
356
Median Salary:$117,431

Arbitrates legal matters coming under the jurisdiction of the federal government, using a thorough knowledge of federal statutes and legal precedent.

Work Environment
Fair
93/200
52.90
Stress
Medium
96/200
21.310
Projected Growth
Poor
153/200
3.31
Psychologist
76
Overall Rating:
76/200
357
Median Salary:$91,172

Studies human behavior, emotion, and mental processes, and provides counseling and therapy for individuals.

Work Environment
Fair
103/200
54.30
Stress
High
152/200
28.720
Projected Growth
Good
70/200
12.72
Online Sales Manager
77
Overall Rating:
77/200
363
Median Salary:$109,256

Directs online organizations' sales teams. They set sales goals, analyze data, and develop training programs for the organization’s sales representatives.

Work Environment
Poor
125/200
58.70
Stress
Medium
98/200
21.560
Projected Growth
Poor
122/200
7.56
Insurance Underwriter
78
Overall Rating:
78/200
364
Median Salary:$64,187

Assesses and analyzes the risks inherent in insuring potential policy holders before making recommendations to the insurance companies that employ them.

Work Environment
Very Good
40/200
46.40
Stress
Low
62/200
16.870
Projected Growth
Very Poor
190/200
-6.13
Hair Stylist
79
Overall Rating:
79/200
367
Median Salary:$23,159

Shampoos, trims, cuts, and styles hair according to the desires of customers.

Work Environment
Good
55/200
48.10
Stress
Very Low
2/200
5.470
Projected Growth
Fair
84/200
11.59
Parole Officer
80
Overall Rating:
79/200
367
Median Salary:$47,163

Probation officers and correctional treatment specialists monitor and work with probationers to prevent them from committing new crimes.

Work Environment
Good
57/200
48.20
Stress
Very Low
18/200
12.590
Projected Growth
Very Poor
179/200
-1.37