Top 11 Worst Jobs You Can Get in the US

Posted on Mar 28, 2016

Things are changing very quickly on the job market, so it could easily turn out that what is considered to be a terrific job one day turns out to be a total disaster the next day.

1. Dairy Farmers

Dairy Farmers
It’s a highly demanding job that involves all-day commitment and taking care of the animals that depend on you. Farmers have to get up early and spend all day in not so glamorous conditions, surrounded with dirt and filth. And the worst part is that their effort is barely covered with the amount of money they make.

Average income: $60,750

2. Workers on the Oil Rig

Workers on the Oil Rig
It’s definitely one of the worst on the list, and even if the salary wasn’t so low. It’s extremely physically demanding, risky and it includes working on the top of the rigs during all kinds of weather conditions.

Average income: $37,640

3. Actors

Only those who managed to become famous come to our mind when we mention this profession, but we should keep in mind that they are an exception. For other actors, this job is full of pressure, anxiety and going to auditions over and over again. People are always judging your look and performance, and it doesn't pay that well.

Average income: $17.44/hour

4. Newspaper Reporters

Newspaper Reporters
It has always been an underpaid profession that includes lots of pressure. Nothing but pure love for the profession can explain why people agree to put themselves in this kind of position. The development of modern technologies even managed to make thing worse for the reporters.

Average income: $36,000
Top 11 Worst Jobs You Can Get in the US
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