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America's Lowest-Paying Job Isn't in Fast Food

Food service industry still dominates the top 10, though
By Arden Dier,  Newser Staff
Posted Mar 28, 2019 11:59 AM CDT
Workers prepare freshly laundered sheets to be pressed at Faultless Healthcare Linen in St. Louis, on Sept. 9, 2015.   (AP Photo/Jeff Roberson)
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(Newser) – The website 24/7 Wall St has determined the lowest-paying jobs in America, and it finds that women dominate 18 of the top 25 occupations on the list. It turns out that those in the laundry and dry-cleaning business make the least of all US workers. The site compiled the list based on 2018 median annual earnings for full-time wage and salary workers, via the Bureau of Labor Statistics. The 10 lowest-paying jobs, and the money average employees pull make in a year:

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