U.S. News & World Report (1/7) has released its “2020 Best Jobs” rankings, which “offer a look at the best jobs across 17 lists.” Dental professions are among the top-ranked careers in U.S. News’ list of the “100 Best Jobs,” with dentist moving “up from the No. 4 position last year to No. 2” this year after software developer. Orthodontist and oral and maxillofacial surgeon came in at No. 4 and No. 9, respectively. In addition, dentist topped U.S. News’ list of the “Best Health Care Jobs,” followed by physician assistant at No. 2 and orthodontist at No. 3. Oral and maxillofacial surgeon came in at No. 7.
MarketWatch (1/7, Hill) reports the rankings are based on “work-life balance, stress level, median salary, future job prospects, and more.”