The Worst Paying Us Jobs Essay

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Articles Reviews: Economics; The worst Paying US Jobs
Glassman, Mark and Dorothy Gambrell. "The Worst Paying U.S. Jobs Are on the East and West Coasts." Businessweek.com, 2013.Web. 28 Oct 2013. .

In their article published on October 11, 2013, Glassman and Dorothy present information about jobs that pay the lowest in the United States. They locate that the ten worst paid for jobs, are specifically on the East Coast and South Coast except for the cases of dishwashers in Las Vegas as well as attendants of counters in Lewiston. In a descending order, the highest paid of the worst ten are ushers and ticket-takers in Atlantic City, $20, 320 in a year, followed by amusement and recreation attendants in Orlando, $20, 020, dinning room attendants in Napa, $19, 690, hosts and hosteses in Myrtle Beach, $19, 570, counter attendants Lewiston, $19, 430, farm workers Salina, $18, 990, dishwashers in Las Vegas, $18, 930, fast food cooks in Yuba City, $18, 780, food preparation & serving personnel in Hinesville, $18, 720, and shampooers in Baltimore, $18, 600.
From this information, they point out that the average salary among the bottom ten in payment is $19,405 a year which is way below $51,017 posted as the median American household annual income. Despite salary trends being on the rise, such information may not mean much to employees in these categories.
This information is very important as it can help those looking for jobs, to know where to go and where to avoid. Meanwhile, the…

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