Jobs With the Best (and Worst) Job Security

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Jobs With the Best Job Security

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30. Statisticians
> Unemployment rate: 0.9% (tied – 25th highest job security)
> Labor force: 88,000
> Median annual wage: $80,500
> Proj. job growth 2016-2026: +33.4%
> Typical entry level edu. required: Master’s degree

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29. Insurance underwriters
> Unemployment rate: 0.9% (tied – 25th highest job security)
> Labor force: 105,000
> Median annual wage: $67,680
> Proj. job growth 2016-2026: -5.2%
> Typical entry level edu. required: Bachelor’s degree

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28. Dentists
> Unemployment rate: 0.9% (tied – 25th highest job security)
> Labor force: 161,000
> Median annual wage: N/A
> Proj. job growth 2016-2026: N/A
> Typical entry level edu. required: High school diploma

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27. Psychologists
> Unemployment rate: 0.9% (tied – 25th highest job security)
> Labor force: 189,000
> Median annual wage: N/A
> Proj. job growth 2016-2026: N/A
> Typical entry level edu. required: High school diploma

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26. Postal service mail carriers
> Unemployment rate: 0.9% (tied – 25th highest job security)
> Labor force: 309,000
> Median annual wage: $58,110
> Proj. job growth 2016-2026: -12.1%
> Typical entry level edu. required: High school diploma