10 Best Jobs for Balancing Work and Play
Data scientist tops the list, with a nice salary to boot
By Arden Dier,  Newser Staff
Posted Oct 21, 2015 12:19 PM CDT
In this Sept. 10, 2015, photo, long-term substitute teacher Tia Martin teaches a third-grade class at Ulis Elementary School in Henderson, Nev.   (AP Photo/John Locher)
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(Newser) – How happy are you with your time spent in and out of the office? If you fall within the average, there's probably room for improvement. The employee rating of work-life balance has been falling steadily over the last five years and this year sits at a rating of 3.2 out of 5. Perhaps it's time for a career change. Glassdoor lists the top work-life balance jobs, based on at least 75 reviews from employees of at least 75 companies, along with their rating and average salary:

  1. Data scientist: 4.2; $114,808
  2. SEO manager: 4.1; $45,720
  3. Talent acquisition specialist: 4.0; $63,504
  4. Social media manager: 4.0; $40,000
  5. Substitute teacher: 3.9; $24,380
  6. Recruiting coordinator: 3.9; $44,700
  7. UX designer: 3.9; $91,440
  8. Digital marketing manager: 3.9; $70,052
  9. Marketing assistant: 3.8; $32,512
  10. Web developer: 3.8; $66,040
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