10 Worst Jobs in USA
Lumberjacks, waitresses make the list
By Dustin Lushing,  Newser Staff
Posted Apr 11, 2012 5:26 PM CDT
Lumberjack is the worst job to have, according to a new survey.   (Shutterstock)

(Newser) – Hunting for a job? It may prove wise to avoid this list of toilsome occupations. Accounting for physical toughness, pay, stress, work environment, and hiring outlook, these are the 10 worst jobs in America, as deemed by career advice website CareerCast, and rounded up by the Huffington Post. Here's a sampling:

  • Butcher (9): $29,156
  • Waiter/waitress (6): $18,088
  • Oil rig worker (4): $32,132
  • Dairy farmer (2): $33,119
  • Lumberjack (1): $32,114
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