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Most misunderstood jobs of 2013

Published: Friday, Sept. 20 2013 12:00 a.m. MDT

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Underrated or overrated: Underrated

BLS Average Median Salary: $79,680
Projected Growth Outlook: 22 percent
2013 Jobs Rated Rank: 10
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tdb
FORT COLLINS, CO

It makes sense a career as a public relations manger may be overrated. There has really been only one successful public relations manger (see Luke 2:12).

On the other hand, perhaps the need for a proofreader is underrated.

She or he that is without typos among you, let him or her first cast an aspersion at her or him.

Itsjstmeagain
Merritt Island, Fl

I was very fortunate. I found out early that the best job is a job in a large organization that appreciated people with broad experiences and where changing jobs is the key to satisfaction. Early on I found that a new job was exciting, challenging and a learning experience. I also found that when the job became day to day work, it was a bore and it was time to find something more challenging in a totally different field.
I retired at the top of my game (and pay). I never assumed I would get rich. I assumed correctly, but live comfortably now and sometimes miss the work and wonder what could have been next.

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