SAN FRANCISCO (KCBS) — Two of the worst jobs within the nation are newspaper reporter and broadcaster based on careercast.com.
The job-searching web site got here out with its record of the worst jobs for 2017. Even firefighters made the highest ten.
The rankings are based mostly on progress outlook of the career, revenue, environmental circumstances and stress.
Journalism is essential, even satisfying, however profession counselor Marty Nemko isn’t stunned to see reporter and broadcaster on the record.
Within the final 2 years I’ve written 20 essays for Time Journal within the prestigious Concept Part. My complete pay? Zero — although I’m not shy about negotiating,” says Nemko. “Provide and demand — it’s an exquisite profession in concept, however in follow it’s a shadow of its former self.”
He says so many individuals have flooded the market, it has turned the career into an virtually a voluntary vocation.
“For a lot of the world, journalism has grow to be a volunteer effort. So many individuals need to be loud and proud, in order that they grow to be citizen journalists,” he says.
Nemko believes that ‘advocacy journalism’ and the Web have modified the career and there’s a larger provide of citizen journalists than there’s demand. Proper now, he recommends jobs that he says fall beneath the radar with regards to good salaries and dealing circumstances.
“My favorites are on school campuses. School campuses are among the many extra nice locations to work of all.”
In line with Nemko, educational advisers have a excessive diploma of reward, stability and affordable pay.
“So many college students are clueless as to what to main in, what programs are wanted. They don’t need to graduate and discover out the final minute earlier than they graduate, ‘oh no I’ve gotta keep one other six months.’ So being an educational adviser — the tutorial faculty yr is admittedly brief and it’s low stress.”
Careercast.com additionally ranks pest management employee, enlisted army personnel, disc jockey, and promoting salesperson among the many ten worst jobs of the yr.
Listed here are the highest 10:
1. Newspaper Reporter
four. Enlisted Army Personnel
5. Pest Management Employee
6. Disc Jockey
7. Promoting Gross sales Individual
9. Retail Salesperson