My Course Wish List

Your list is empty.

Explore online education in Tennessee

Top 10 Jobs for 2017

May 2, 2017 ---’s Jobs Rated report aims to provide a general snapshot of 200 careers every year based on key criteria which include: Income, Growth Outlook, Work Environment and Stress. The results offer a glimpse into a fundamental aspect of our day-to-day lives. On average, the majority of adults in the U.S. spend 8.8 hours a day or approximately 44 hours a week at their jobs. 

According to CareerCast, the top 10 jobs are:

  1. Statistician
  2. Medical services manager
  3. Operations research analyst
  4. Information security analyst
  5. Data scientist
  6. University professor
  7. Mathematician
  8. Software engineer
  9. Occupational therapist
  10. Speech pathologist

Visit CareerCast for a complete listing of job rankings from 1 - 200. 

Careercast logo displayed