10 best jobs in the world

CareerCast has released its Jobs Rated report for 2016, which reveals the best jobs in the world.

The report based its findings on salary, future outlook, and work environment of positions.

“To determine the best jobs, the Jobs Rated report analyzed each job’s environment (emotional, physical, and hours worked); income (growth potential and salary); outlook (employment growth, income growth potential, and unemployment); and 11 stress factors to determine which professions are among the most desirable,” said CareerCast.

The table below ranks the 10 best jobs of 2016, according to the report.

10 best jobs of 2016

Profession Annual Median Salary        Growth Outlook (to 2022)
1. Data Scientist $128,240 16%
2. Statistician $79,990 34%
3. Info. Security Analyst $88,890 18%
4. Audiologist $73,060 29%
5. Diagnostic Medical Sonographer $62,540 24%
6. Mathematician $103,720 21%
7. Software Engineer $97,990 17%
8. Computer Systems Analyst $82,710 21%
9. Speech Pathologist $71,550 21%
10. Actuary $96,700 18%

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