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. 6: Speech pathologist( Baltimore Sun photo by Algerina Perna / January 22, 2007 )
Hours per day: 8
What CareerCast had to say: "Speech pathologists treat hearing, speech and language disabilities. They assist individuals with communication disorders through diagnostic techniques. Most of the speech pathologists work in schools or in hospitals. With medical advances and the aging baby boomers, the need for speech pathologists is expected to rise as will the opportunities for jobs."