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What are the 10 Worst Jobs for 2016?

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CareerCast.com’s list of the 10 worst jobs of 2016 has arrived and for some professions, the outlook isn’t rosy at all.

The website ranked 200 jobs, based on four criteria: environment, income, outlook, and stress. Environment takes into account both physical and emotional factors, and the average number of hours worked each week; income considers mid-level salary and growth potential; outlook measures potential for employment growth and income growth, as well as unemployment rates; and stress takes into account 11 different factors including travel, deadlines, and interaction with the public.

10. Firefighter

Median Salary: $45,970

Growth Outlook: 5%

9. Taxi Driver

Median Salary: $23,210

Growth Outlook: 13%

8. Advertising Sales Person

Median Salary: $47,890

Growth Outlook: -3%

7. Retail Sales Person

Median Salary: $21,670

Growth Outlook: 7%

6. Pest Control Worker

Median Salary: $30,660

Growth Outlook: -1%

5. Enlisted Military Personnel

Median Salary: $27,936

Growth Outlook: N/A

4. Disc Jockey

Median Salary: $29,010

Growth Outlook: -11%

3. Broadcaster

Median Salary: $37,200

Growth Outlook: -9%

2. Logger

Median Salary: $35,160

Growth Outlook: -4%

1. Newspaper Reporter

Median Salary: $37,200

Growth Outlook: -9%

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