Most stressful jobs in the United States in 2018

Most stressful jobs in the U.S. 2018 This statistic shows the top 10 most stressful jobs in the United States for 2018. The most stressful job was enlisted military personnel with a score of 72.47.
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Job stress score (0-100)
Enlisted military personnel72.47
Firefighter72.43
Airline pilot61.07
Police officer51.97
Broadcaster51.63
Event coordinator51.15
Newspaper reporter49.9
Public relations executive49.48
Corporate executive (senior)48.97
Taxi driver48.11
Job stress score (0-100)
Enlisted military personnel72.47
Firefighter72.43
Airline pilot61.07
Police officer51.97
Broadcaster51.63
Event coordinator51.15
Newspaper reporter49.9
Public relations executive49.48
Corporate executive (senior)48.97
Taxi driver48.11
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This statistic shows the top 10 most stressful jobs in the United States for 2018. The most stressful job was enlisted military personnel with a score of 72.47.
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Release date
January 2018
Region
United States
Survey time period
2018
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Level of stress calculated using stress factors including travel, career growth potential, physical demands, environmental conditions, hazards encountered, meeting the public, competition, risk of death or grievous injury, immediate risk of another's life, deadlines, working in the public eye. More detail can be found here.

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