Jobs Rated Report 2015: Ranking 200 Jobs

Jobs Rated Report 2015: Ranking 200 Jobs

Nuclear Engineer
81
Overall Rating:
81/200
368
Median Salary:$102,134

Conducts research, designs, and monitors the operation and maintenance of nuclear reactors and power plant equipment.

Work Environment
Good
44/200
47.20
Stress
Very High
169/200
32.170
Projected Growth
Poor
132/200
6.34
Electrical Engineer
82
Overall Rating:
82/200
372
Median Salary:$89,144

Conducts research and plans and directs design, testing, and manufacture of electrical equipment.

Work Environment
Good
72/200
50.10
Stress
Medium
115/200
23.440
Projected Growth
Poor
151/200
3.44
Social And Community Manager
83
Overall Rating:
83/200
373
Median Salary:$61,173

Coordinates and supervise social service programs and community organizations. They direct and lead staff who provide services to the public.

Work Environment
Poor
139/200
60.70
Stress
High
130/200
25.730
Projected Growth
Very Good
26/200
20.73
Physician (General Practice)
83
Overall Rating:
83/200
373
Median Salary:$177,213

Performs examinations, diagnoses medical conditions, and prescribes treatment for individuals suffering from injury, discomfort or disease.

Work Environment
Very Poor
190/200
76.50
Stress
High
142/200
27.130
Projected Growth
Very Good
37/200
19.13
Zoologist
83
Overall Rating:
83/200
373
Median Salary:$57,157

Studies the behavior, life processes, origins, and diseases of animals.

Work Environment
Good
46/200
47.30
Stress
Medium
82/200
19.570
Projected Growth
Poor
158/200
2.57
Electrician
86
Overall Rating:
86/200
374
Median Salary:$51,171

Maps layout and installs and repairs electrical wiring and fixtures.

Work Environment
Poor
133/200
59.80
Stress
Medium
92/200
20.710
Projected Growth
Good
47/200
17.71
Appliance Repairer
87
Overall Rating:
87/200
375
Median Salary:$35,190

Performs major and routine maintenance on a variety of electrical home appliances.

Work Environment
Fair
93/200
52.90
Stress
Very Low
23/200
12.900
Projected Growth
Fair
105/200
9.90
Conservationist
87
Overall Rating:
87/200
375
Median Salary:$61,146

Conducts research into range problems, and manages range lands to make efficient use of livestock and wildlife without destroying their habitat.

Work Environment
Fair
99/200
53.20
Stress
Very Low
38/200
14.460
Projected Growth
Poor
160/200
2.46
Physician Assistant
89
Overall Rating:
89/200
378
Median Salary:$93,111

Aids in the performance of essential procedures which free physicians to attend to more specialized aspects of their work.

Work Environment
Very Poor
179/200
70.60
Stress
Very High
168/200
32.110
Projected Growth
Very Good
4/200
38.11
Teacher's Aide
89
Overall Rating:
89/200
378
Median Salary:$24,112

Supervises elementary school students in the classroom, school yard, and in the cafeteria, operates audio-visual equipment, records grades, and prepares educational materials.

Work Environment
Very Good
16/200
44.40
Stress
Very Low
35/200
14.120
Projected Growth
Poor
144/200
5.12
Broadcast Technician
91
Overall Rating:
91/200
381
Median Salary:$37,289

Runs and maintains the equipment used to transmit radio and television messages.

Work Environment
Good
55/200
48.10
Stress
Low
72/200
17.890
Projected Growth
Fair
113/200
8.88
Electrical Technician
92
Overall Rating:
93/200
383
Median Salary:$59,143

Applies electrical and electronic theory and related knowledge, usually under the direction of engineering staff, to design, build, repair, calibrate, and modify electrical components, circuitry, controls, and machinery for subsequent evaluation and use by engineering staff in making engineering design decisions.

Work Environment
Fair
90/200
52.20
Stress
Very Low
27/200
13.430
Projected Growth
Very Poor
186/200
-3.57
Plumber
92
Overall Rating:
93/200
383
Median Salary:$50,187

Builds and repairs water, waste disposal, drainage and gas delivery systems for residential, commercial and industrial structures.

Work Environment
Poor
130/200
59.60
Stress
Medium
108/200
22.870
Projected Growth
Very Good
40/200
18.87
Recreation Worker
92
Overall Rating:
93/200
383
Median Salary:$22,129

Organizes and supervises a variety of leisure activities, including sports, arts, crafts, drama, singing, dancing, and story telling.

Work Environment
Very Good
15/200
44.20
Stress
Medium
88/200
20.290
Projected Growth
Fair
89/200
11.29
Market Research Analyst
95
Overall Rating:
92/200
382
Median Salary:$61,245

Collects and evaluates data to make recommendations to businesses concerning trends in consumer purchasing.

Work Environment
Poor
135/200
60.40
Stress
Very High
170/200
32.450
Projected Growth
Very Good
7/200
32.45
Occupational Safety/Health Inspector
96
Overall Rating:
96/200
389
Median Salary:$64,168

Examines places of business to ensure that equipment and work conditions do not endanger the health and safety of employees.

Work Environment
Fair
105/200
54.40
Stress
Low
71/200
17.680
Projected Growth
Poor
137/200
5.68
School Principal
96
Overall Rating:
96/200
389
Median Salary:$88,115

Supervises the educational curricula and day-to-day activities in elementary and secondary schools, as well as colleges and universities.

Work Environment
Fair
86/200
51.70
Stress
High
127/200
25.150
Projected Growth
Poor
143/200
5.15
Surgeon
98
Overall Rating:
98/200
391
Median Salary:$349,090

Diagnoses ailments and performs operations to repair, reconstruct, remove, or replace organs, limbs, and bodily systems.

Work Environment
Very Poor
194/200
85.50
Stress
High
154/200
28.900
Projected Growth
Good
43/200
17.90
Janitor
99
Overall Rating:
99/200
397
Median Salary:$23,129

Cleans offices and other spaces within buildings, and keeps areas in good condition.

Work Environment
Good
43/200
47.10
Stress
Low
47/200
15.290
Projected Growth
Fair
93/200
11.06
Clergy
100
Overall Rating:
100/200
400
Median Salary:$44,250

Leads a congregation in worship and other spiritual services, provides moral guidance to members, and participates in community outreach.

Work Environment
Fair
103/200
54.30
Stress
Medium
97/200
21.500
Projected Growth
Good
75/200
12.50