Using six key criteria to analyze the best and worst jobs — environment, income, employment outlook, physical demands, security and stress, the study found that the best professions are accountants, actuaries and bank officers.
Hear a discussion about America's best and worst jobs.
Les Kranz, researcher who compiled a list of best and worst jobs based on such factors as income, stress and outlook.
Colleen Kinder, author of "Delaying the Real World: A Twenty-somethings Guide to Seeking Adventure."
Po Bronson, author of "What Should I Do with My Life."
This program aired on June 14, 2005.