Pictures: Most and least stressful jobs for 2011
Job search website CareerCast.com came up with its 10 most and least stressful jobs for 2011, taking into account criteria including travel required, hiring outlook, growth potential, deadline pressure, competitiveness among employees and physical demands. Income and hours per day are provided by CareerCast.
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Least stressful — No. 9: Occupational therapist( Baltimore Sun photo by Jed Kirschbaum / May 19, 2009 )
Hours per day: 6-8
What CareerCast had to say: "Occupational therapists help to develop individualized programs of activity for mentally, physically, developmentally and emotionally impaired persons and to aid them in achieving self reliance. Growth and demand for occupational therapists is driven largely by the increasing aging population."