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10 Best Jobs of 2011
Sick and tired of your current job? Here are the top jobs to have this year, according to CareerCast.

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What if you could find a profession with good pay, minimal stress, and job security? Sound too good to be true? Here are the 10 best jobs of 2011, according to CareerCast

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9. Computer Software Engineers and Computer Programmers

Software Engineer

Job Description: Designs, develops, tests and evaluates software and systems that make computers work.

Annual Income: $87,140

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Mathematician

Job Description: Researches, studies and applies theories and formulas to teach or solve problems in a business, educational or industrial setting.

Annual Income: $94,178

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Actuary

Job Description: Compiles and analyzes statistics to determine the probability of insurance risks, including death and natural disasters.

Annual Income: $87,204

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Statistician

Job Description: Studies and interprets numerical data from surveys and other experiments

Annual Income: $73,208

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Meteorologist

Job Description: Studies and predicts processes of the Earth's atmosphere that cause weather conditions.

Annual Income: $85,210

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Computer Systems Analyst

Job Description: Creates, expands and enhances computer systems for businesses and scientific institutions.

Annual Income: $77,153

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Historian

Job Description: Studies and writes about particular eras, regions or social phenomenon.

Annual Income: $63,208

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Biologist

Job Description: A scientist that studies the relationship between living organisms and their environment

Annual Income: $74,278

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Audiologist

Job Description: Diagnoses, treats and monitors hearing disorders.

Annual Income: $63,144

6. Dental Assistants

Dental Hygienist

Job Description: Assists dentists and specializes in preventative oral care.

Annual Income: $67,107

10 Best Jobs of 2011

Sick and tired of your current job? Here are the top jobs to have this year, according to CareerCast.

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